Beware of the Second Derivative

Beware of the Second Derivative

Updated U.S. Lodging Forecasts Now Available on the Property Information Portal
Hotels Owners Interested in Interest

Hotels Owners Interested in Interest

To analyze the impact that declining EBITDA levels had on the ability of hotel owners to pay their interest expense, CBRE studied a sample of 1,121 hotels that reported interest payments in their operating statements for the years 2019 and 2020.
Domestic and International Travel’s Impact on the Lodging Industry’s Recovery

Domestic and International Travel’s Impact on the Lodging Industry’s Recovery

This report breaks down the evolution and impact travel restrictions and COVID-19 concerns have had on travel, with an eye to evaluating the key underpinnings of the industry’s return.
Recovery of Business Travel – ‘Everybody Talks but Nobody Knows’

Recovery of Business Travel – ‘Everybody Talks but Nobody Knows’

Studies show telecommunication complements business travel.
Labor Cost Trends in 2020

Labor Cost Trends in 2020

In 2020, total labor and related costs were cut by 51.8% to offset the 58.0% decline in total revenue.
Controlling Telecommunication Costs

Controlling Telecommunication Costs

Although telecommunications costs account for a small percentage of expenses, data during 2015 through 2019 revealed a significant upward trend in telecom related expenditures. To achieve more efficient hotel operations and survive the changing landscape, hotel owners and operators are finding new ways to control telecommunications expenses.