Advisory & Consulting

If you are facing questions during the life cycle of a hospitality asset, HVS is here to help. We offer a breadth of consulting and advisory services for every phase of ownership across a wide array of hospitality assets, including hotels, mixed-use and resort-residential properties, convention centers, sports and entertainment facilities, golf clubs, wellness facilities, and casinos.

Our solutions are always tailored to meet your specific needs, whether you are seeking advice on a specific hospitality question or require a solution for a complex hospitality challenge best solved by an expert familiar with the intricacies of your situation.

Our consulting work is based on the extensive expertise of our 250+ professionals located around the world, comprehensive market data, and best-in-class analytics. We specialize in complex consulting that provides practical solutions that deliver tangible results. Our staff members bring real-world, hands-on hotel experience to each of their consulting engagements. Below is a representative list of the solutions we provide.

HVS Advisory and Consulting services are available around the world. If you have any advisory or consulting needs, please click below on the Regional President in your region to contact us:


Developers, owners, investors, attorneys, and other stakeholders within the hospitality industry consistently rely on HVS to help them solve specific challenges.

  • Market Studies
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Site Selection
  • Facilities Recommendation
  • Income and Expense Forecasts
  • Branded Residential Studies and Expertise
  • Master Planning
  • Litigation Consulting
  • Expert Testimony
Financial Institutions
  • Due Diligence
  • Valuations & Appraisals
Hotel Owners
  • Purchase Price Allocations
  • Operational Review and Profitability Enhancement
  • Secret Shopping: In-Depth Review of Guest Experience
  • Hotel Management
  • Asset Management
Government Entities and
Convention and Visitors Bureaus
  • Convention, Sports & Entertainment Venue Studies
  • Tourism Studies
  • Tax Studies
  • Public-Private Partnership Analyses
  • Economic Impact Analyses

Bringing Clients

  • Extensive Hospitality Sector Expertise and collaboration to help you maximize the value of your investment or solve your challenge
  • Thought Leadership in the hospitality real estate sector, with practice leaders who have managed hundreds of hospitality-sector engagements
  • Access to Data assisting our top experts in making informed decisions
  • Exceptional Client Communication with clearly expectations on engagement timing and a track record of meeting or exceeding deliverables