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2015 African Hotel Valuation Index

The second edition of our African Hotel Valuation Index. With the availability of more data, this year's publication has grown and now includes 18 markets.

Hotel Bulletin Q2 2015

AlixPartners, AM:PM and HVS have published the Q2 2015 Hotel Bulletin. The Hotel Bulletin analyses demand, supply pipeline and transactions in the hotel market in 12 cities across the UK. This edition includes a focus on Serviced Apartments.

Trends and Opportunities: Israel Hotel Market Overview 2015

Numerous international companies are showing increased interest in the Israeli hotel market. This article provides an insight into the country's tourism demand, its hotel market and hotel values and investment.

Hotel Bulletin Q1 2015

AlixPartners, AM:PM and HVS have published the Q1 2015 Hotel Bulletin. The Hotel Bulletin analyses demand, supply pipeline and transactions in the hotel market in 12 cities across the UK. This edition includes a city focus on Aberdeen.

2014 European Hotel Transactions

This article gives an overview of hotel investment volumes in Europe in 2014, discussing trends and forecasts and providing a comprehensive list of single asset and portfolio hotel deals above €7.5 million.

Sales Tax Audit!

This description of a sales tax audit is an opportunity to minimize potential problems with sales taxes. While focused on Minnesota much of it applies to any state with sales taxes. Do not construe this article as legal or tax advice.

The Hotel Bulletin: Q4 2014 for the UK Market

The latest digest of hotel performance and transactions across the UK, prepared by HVS London in conjunction with Zolfo Cooper and AM:PM. The UK’s hotels saw average RevPAR grow by double digits in the last trading quarter of 2014.

Sri Lanka Tourism: Moving Full Steam Ahead

The article analyses the evolving tourism landscape of Sri Lanka with improvements in infrastructure, tourist arrivals, and hotel market performances focussing on Colombo, Southwest Coast and Passikudah. It also identifies key trends and challenges.

In Focus: Dublin, Ireland

Part of a series of articles that HVS produces with STR Global, this report provides a snapshot of the Dublin hotel market, including supply and demand, hotel performance and the latest hotel transactions in the market.

In Focus: The Hostel and Budget Traveller Market in Europe - Gaining Momentum

The vibrant limited-to-select service hotel sector is at the forefront of the property market.