Carmel Boutique Inns Acquires Two New Inns in Carmel-by-the-Sea

Carmel Boutique Inns (CBI) owner Denny LeVett announced the acquisition of two additional hotel properties in Carmel-by-the-Sea, for a total of six distinct inns under the company’s portfolio.

Carmel Boutique Inns (CBI) owner Denny LeVett announced the acquisition of two additional hotel properties in Carmel-by-the-Sea, for a total of six distinct inns under the company’s portfolio.

Independent hotels compete in an industry that’s dominated by massive marketing budgets from chain-affiliated brands to online booking sites and Google. For independents, an online marketing and distribution strategy that…

Independent hotels compete in an industry that’s dominated by massive marketing budgets from chain-affiliated brands to online booking sites and Google. For independents, an online marketing and distribution strategy that integrates best practices across direct- and third-partychannel bookings, search, inventory management and guest incentives plus considerations of the mobile traveler and the social web is key to capturing and retaining guests.
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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Four subcontracted housekeepers filed labor charges last week against DoubleTree by Hilton Ontario Airport and its contractor under the new NLRB decision, Browning-Ferris.

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Four subcontracted housekeepers filed labor charges last week against DoubleTree by Hilton Ontario Airport and its contractor under the new NLRB decision, Browning-Ferris.

Part 1: M&A Activity is Transforming the CRE Brokerage Industry

An exclusive NREI brokerage survey captures a snapshot of industry views on the pros and cons of key trends, as well as provides further insight into the changes—and challenges—still to…
An exclusive NREI brokerage survey captures a snapshot of industry views on the pros and cons of key trends, as well as provides further insight into the changes—and challenges—still to come.

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Part 2: Challenges of Consolidation

The flurry of M&A activity comes with a hefty price tag—in the millions and even billions of dollars for some deals. read more
The flurry of M&A activity comes with a hefty price tag—in the millions and even billions of dollars for some deals.

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Part 3: Is the Grass Greener?

Brokerage is a people business, and industry consolidation is having an impact on individual brokers. read more

Brokerage is a people business, and industry consolidation is having an impact on individual brokers.

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All those who have the possibility of staying in different hotels become aware of how often the Hotel products and its associated services are copied and reproduced. However (and fortunately)…

All those who have the possibility of staying in different hotels become aware of how often the Hotel products and its associated services are copied and reproduced. However (and fortunately) the final perception of the services will not be the sam…

Part 4: What Do CRE Brokerage Clients Want?

One question that rises to the top amid the flurry of M&A activity is whether bigger is better, and whether or not smaller local and regional firms can survive and…
One question that rises to the top amid the flurry of M&A activity is whether bigger is better, and whether or not smaller local and regional firms can survive and thrive in that new marketplace.

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Part 5: Brokers Adapt to Change

The majority of respondents (68 percent) have worked in the industry for more than 16 years, with 53 percent having worked in the industry for more than 20 years. read…

The majority of respondents (68 percent) have worked in the industry for more than 16 years, with 53 percent having worked in the industry for more than 20 years.

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