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In Focus: Ibiza, Spain

This article provides a market snapshot of Ibiza, Spain. Ibiza is considered to be one of the most sought-after leisure destinations in Europe, widely known for its party life, cosmopolitan character and luxury hotels and resorts developments.

In Focus: Countryside of Tuscany, Italy

This article provides a market snapshot of Tuscany, Italy. Tuscany represents one of the most established touristic markets in Europe and the third most visited region in Italy, widely known for its landscapes, traditions, history and artistic legacy

Hotel Management Contracts in Europe

This article reviews the main terms of hotel management contracts in Europe. The terms provided are broad indications only, and can vary significantly depending on element such as asset class, location, brand, operator and type of investor.

2016 European Hotel Transactions

This article gives an overview of hotel investment volumes in Europe in 2016, discussing trends and forecasts and providing a comprehensive list of single asset and portfolio hotel deals above €7.5 million.

In Focus: Florence, Italy

This market snapshot presents current data and information on the upscale and luxury hotel and tourism industry in Florence, Italy.

2015 European Hotel Transactions

This article gives an overview of hotel investment volumes in Europe in 2015, discussing trends and forecasts and providing a comprehensive list of single asset and portfolio hotel deals above €7.5 million.

In Focus: Thermal Hotels & Spas in Italy

This article provides an overview of Italy’s Hotel Thermal Baths/Spa industry and analyses recent trends in the sector.

In Focus: Rome - Why the Eternal City Could Become the Next Hotspot for Luxury Hotels?

Rome, one of Europe’s most historical and cultural cities, looks set to be one of the next hotspots for hotel investors drawn by improvements to the city’s luxury hotel market and recent transaction activity.

In Focus: Milan, Italy

This article summarizes the recent tourism trends in Milan, Italy and depicts the likely impact EXPO 2015 will have on the city's tourism industry.

In Focus: Pozzuoli, Italy

This article introduces the town of Pozzuoli, Italy with its significant history and upcoming tourism infrastructure developments.