News Recap for October 18, 2013

In this week’s news recap: hotel branded residences among recent top sales in Boston and San Francisco, Ritz-Carlton Waikiki could expand its plan for more residences, plus openings in London, Bangalore, Israel and Charlotte.

Read More News Recap for September 9, 2013

This week’s news recap includes new openings from W in Switzerland and Fairmont in Saudi Arabia, new plans for a Ritz-Carlton in Kazakhstan, and a Helmut Jahn condo and hotel project in Lower Manhattan… plus updates from Las Vegas, the Maldives, Boston, and San Francisco!

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Montage Hotels & Resorts Add Maui Property to Portfolio

Residences at Kapalua Bay, now under the management of Montage Hotels & Resorts

Adding to its growing list of unique luxury destinations, Montage Hotels & Resorts announced last week that it will add a piece of Hawaiian paradise to its portfolio. The prime destination is currently known as the Residences at Kapalua Bay, an expansive resort in one of Maui’s most picturesque waterfront locations, with plans to add a substantial luxury hotel on the property.

Read More News Recap for July 12, 2013

This week’s news recap includes new hotel-residential projects such as a W for Australia, a Kimpton for the Cayman Islands, a giant casino project for South Africa – plus, residents are moving in to the EMAAR Residences at the Clocktower in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, and Hurun has published a study about Chinese luxury travel preferences!

Read More Weekly News Recap for July 3, 2013

This week’s news recap includes top hotel residences in New York and Boston, 38 buyer lawsuits at Trump Toronto, hotel sales at the Four Seasons Bengaluru and the Ritz-Carlton San Francisco, a twin in the works for the Ritz-Carlton Waikiki Beach, and a five-star “cave hotel” in China!

Read More Weekly News Recap for June 27, 2013

This week’s news recap includes a Peninsula Hotel and residences for London, Candy & Candy to design Du Parc Kempinski penthouse, Ritz-Carlton Waikiki 85% sold after kickoff, and new projects in Burlington, Ontario; Sarasota, Florida; Angeles City, Philippines; Winnipeg, Manitoba; Baku, Azerbaijan; and Guragon, India!

Read More Weekly News Recap for June 16, 2013

This week’s news recap includes: Nick Candy’s $59 million penthouse at The Plaza, new developments for Santa Monica, Virginia Beach, Bangalore, Chicago and Lanai, buyer insights at the Mandarin Oriental Residences in Bodrum, and the world’s first luxury index of hotel brands!

Read More Weekly News Recap from May 3, 2013

Savills, Candy & Candy and Deutsche Bank Forecast 26% Rise in Super Luxury Property Sales in 2013

New York’s Twisted History in Hotel & Residential Zoning Laws

Raffles Opens Hotel, Residences in Makati, Manila

Banyan Tree Lang Co, Vietnam Opens

Numerous Celebrities Buying at the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton LA Live

Behind the Financing of the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton Bangkok

Developer of Trump Ocean Club Panama Files for Bankruptcy

Lawsuit over Revenue Sharing at Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago Goes to Trial,0,2766378.story

Luxury food retailer Dean & Deluca to open at Ritz-Carlton Residences Waikiki Beach

Luxury Rental Available at the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta Buckhead

Conrad and LeMeridien top List of Five Rapidly-Expanding Hotel Brands

International Survey Concludes that Safety and Security Is the Deciding Factor When Booking a Hotel News Recap from April 25, 2013

HGTV Creating Urban Oasis at Residences at the W Boston

Ritz-Carlton Residences Bangkok Target Middle Eastern Buyers

Emaar Unveils Sky Collection Homes at the Address Residence Fountain Views

Tour the $32 million Penthouse at the Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

Ritz-Carlton Residences Waikiki Beach Ready to Open For Sales

Viceroy Hotel Top Open in Cape Verde, with Hotel in 2017 and Residences in 2013

Johnson & Johnson Heiress Lists $4 million Condo at Trump International Hotel & Tower New York

New 210-unit Condo-Hotel Project Coming to St. Kitts

Hotel & Condo Project Approved for Ottawa’s Byward Market

“Making Progress” at Mandarin Oriental Residences in Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi

Bond Restructuring in the cards for Trump Ocean Club Panama

A Look at the Branded Residences Trend in Thailand

Resort Residences Spreading in Thailand

The Plaza’s $30k/night Suite Is Among New York’s Most Expensive

Le Meridien To Open in Atlanta

Four Seasons To Expand Presence in Saudi Arabia with New Hotels

The End of the Minibar?

Is “Overservice” a Problem?

Sofitel Planning Big Expansion in Americas News Recap from March 22, 2013

Vanity Fair Exposes One Hyde Park’s “Shadowy” Residents

Genting Presents Vision for Mixed-Use Miami Development

JOBS Act Is Hotel-Condo Sales Game-Changer

Floor Plan for $120 million penthouse at New York’s Pierre Uncovered

Price Cut for Ritz-Carlton Towers Boston Penthouse

Ritz Carlton Reserve Molasses Reef Project Back on Track

Residences at Mandarin Oriental Bodrum Popular With Arab Buyers

More Details Released on SLS Hotel-Condo in Miami

Bachelors Buying at Ritz-Carlton Residences LA Live

Trump Focused On India Expansion

Tim Marsh Sells Four Seasons Place Boston Condominium

Recapitalization May Lead to Development of Former Shangri-La Hotel & Residences Site in New York

Design Changes in Store for Ritz Carlton Waikiki Hotel-Condo

Sales Spike at Setai Miami Beach

Parking Spaces Getting Expensive at Ritz-Carlton Towers Boston

Race car driver Kurt Busch Selling Westin Virginia Beach Condo

Gansevoort To Open Hotel in Las Vegas

Waldorf-Astoria Opens in Panama