News Recap November 2, 2013

In this week’s hotel homes news: a new listing at Ritz-Carlton Battery Park in New York hits the market, Jumeirah Group has big plans for growth, Timbers Resorts takeover Ritz-Carlton Club Bachelor Gulch and Bangkok’s Mahanakhon Development is making smooth progress.

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In hotel homes news this week: new condo hotels planned for Seattle and Shenzhen, two condo hotel residences in NYC with record asking prices, plus new Ritz-Carlton properties in Miami Beach, Tianjin and Pearl Island.

Read More 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.

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Development Spotlight: The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Bangkok

At over 1,030 feet high with 77-stories, MahaNakhon will be Bangkok’s tallest building and an architectural landmark.  Developed in partnership by PACE Development Corporation and Industrial Buildings Corporation and designed by The Office For Metropolitan Architecture, construction on the mixed-use building commenced first quarter 2011, with completion of the hotel and residences anticipated for fourth quarter 2015.

Read More News Recap for October 11, 2013

In this week’s news recap: markets in New York, Miami and London keep booming, speculation of Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Residences coming to Perth, construction of the Banader Rotana Hotel in Bahrain resumes, Ritz-Carlton Residences at LA Live named among top listings for bachelors and the Penthouse at Mandarin Oriental Atlanta gets chopped, again.  Plus, more news from Chicago, Philadelphia and the Caribbean.

Read More News Recap for October 3, 2013

This week’s news recap includes insight to more changes along New York City’s 57th Street corridor, new hotel launches in the UAE and Saudi Arabia, the launch of new luxury hotel and private residences brand, Clermont, and finally good news for the troubled Hard Rock Hotel San Diego.  Plus, more stories from Los Angeles, Toronto and New York.

Read More News Recap for September 26, 2013

This week’s news recap includes the introduction of Peninsula Hotels’ first residences (in Shanghai), a $40 million penthouse sale at Fairmont Pacific Rim Vancouver, a troubled auction for Trump Toronto,  new project updates for the Cayman Islands, Sarasota, and Regina, Saskatchewan… plus, could Starbucks make the next great hotel brand?

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 August 8, 2013

These week’s news recap includes a record-breaking sale at the Ritz Carlton Residences Bangkok, a new record asking price at the Residences at Mandarin Oriental Boston, a new CEO for Four Seasons, Laura Ashley’s new hotel brand, a buyout for Commune Hotels, and new projects for Cartagena, Columbia, Knoxville, Tennessee, and Cairns, Australia!

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