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In Focus: Tokyo

This article summarizes the recent tourism trends in Tokyo.

FHRAI Indian Hotel Industry Survey 2013-2014

The survey, representing 1,295 hotels in various cities across different star categories in India, presents key statistics for the industry. It provides information about financial performance, marketing media usage patterns, guest segmentation, etc.

Asia Pacific Hotel Watch 2015

APHW 2015 provides comprehensive up-to-date information on tourist arrivals, hotel performance trends, and existing and future hotel supply, covering 44 cities in 15 countries across the Asia Pacific region.

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.

In Focus: Golf Resort Investment – Doing the Rounds

This article will be of interest to stakeholders in new golf resort developments as well as existing schemes as we focus on transactions across Europe since 2008, which demonstrate a structural change in the ownership market.

2014 | Hotels in India: Trends & Opportunities

The Trends & Opportunities report analyses key trends in hotel performance within India, with a special emphasis on 13 major markets, in addition to existing and future opportunities of specific interest to investors, developers and hotel operators.

In Focus: Istanbul, Turkey

Spanning two continents, Istanbul is a unique destination. This article provides an overview of the supply and demand factors currently affecting the city and a review of the hotel market performance.

In Focus: Edinburgh Hotel Market

An overview of the hotel market in Scotland's capital, including the five-star, upscale and limited service segments.

Nairobi 2013: The Perfect Storm makes way for Nairobi 2014: Keep Your Nerve

One of the most important hotel markets in Africa, Nairobi suffered a turbulent 2013. Unsurprisingly, hotel performance across the city fell. However, a detailed analysis of the market paints a more positive picture.

2013 European Hotel Transactions

This article gives an overview of hotel investment volumes in Europe in 2013, discussing trends and forecasts and providing a comprehensive list of single asset and portfolio hotel deals above €7.5 million.