10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 26, 2019)

Student housing shifts from recreational add-ons toward amenities reflecting the gig economy, reports The New York Times. Facebook is in negotiations for a 1-million-sq.-ft. lease at Hudson Yards, according to…

Student housing shifts from recreational add-ons toward amenities reflecting the gig economy, reports The New York Times. Facebook is in negotiations for a 1-million-sq.-ft. lease at Hudson Yards, according to Crain’s New York Business. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.

It's nice to see airports moving away from carbon offsets, which don't do anything to solve the climate change problem. But until someone finds a viable alternative to jet fuel,…

It’s nice to see airports moving away from carbon offsets, which don’t do anything to solve the climate change problem. But until someone finds a viable alternative to jet fuel, the airline industry will remain intrinsically bad for the environment.
-Patrick Whyte

There's little doubt that Tans' abrupt departure, without any transition time, points to conflicts within Booking Holdings over the company's strategic direction. -Dennis Schaal

There’s little doubt that Tans’ abrupt departure, without any transition time, points to conflicts within Booking Holdings over the company’s strategic direction.
-Dennis Schaal

Visual content is a must-have for any marketing strategy. But it’s especially important in travel and tourism, where inspiration, awe, and storytelling play a major role. -

Visual content is a must-have for any marketing strategy. But it’s especially important in travel and tourism, where inspiration, awe, and storytelling play a major role.

Hotels: guest work

Share prices have held up but the advice is not to stay too long

Share prices have held up but the advice is not to stay too long

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silver Airways has promoted Captain Jesus Medina to Vice President of the Caribbean for Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Silver Airways has promoted Captain Jesus Medina to Vice President of the Caribbean for Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines.

It is second nature for Filipino students and workers to venture abroad for work or internship. Sadly, they are regularly subject to abuse. Here's another vile case. -Raini Hamdi

It is second nature for Filipino students and workers to venture abroad for work or internship. Sadly, they are regularly subject to abuse. Here’s another vile case.
-Raini Hamdi

The Heat Is On! MCR Acquires the Residence Inn by Marriott Albuquerque Airport

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hot! Hot! Hot! MCR, the sixth-largest hotel owner-operator in the United States, has acquired the 110-room Residence Inn by Marriott Albuquerque Airport. Just 5 miles southeast of downtown,…

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hot! Hot! Hot! MCR, the sixth-largest hotel owner-operator in the United States, has acquired the 110-room Residence Inn by Marriott Albuquerque Airport. Just 5 miles southeast of downtown, the property is close to many of the city’s sizzling destinations for work and play. New Mexico is known for its Hatch chiles: the carne adovada, a slow-cooked pork dish in red chile sauce, is legendary at Albuquerque’s Mary & Tito’s Café, though you’ll even find green chiles a

New Sleep Options from Vicks® ZzzQuil™ Give Americans More Choices

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vicks ZzzQuil is providing new options people can feel good about taking to get those much-needed Zzzs.

CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vicks ZzzQuil is providing new options people can feel good about taking to get those much-needed Zzzs.

A water shortage of epic proportions in Chennai, capital of Tamil Nadu, the second most visited state in India by foreign tourists, serves as a reminder to the global hotel…

A water shortage of epic proportions in Chennai, capital of Tamil Nadu, the second most visited state in India by foreign tourists, serves as a reminder to the global hotel industry to ask if it’s doing enough to conserve water.
-Shuriah Niazi