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Hotel Owner

Hospitality urged to register for free workplace Covid testing

Trade associations are urging businesses in the hospitality industry to register for free workplace Covid-19 testing. The deadline to register for free rapid lateral flow tests, which will allow businesses to test employees twice a week, is 31 March 2021. With hospitality set to partially reopen in April, trade associations

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Hotel Owner

York’s Grange Hotel sold to private buyers

The Grange Hotel, a luxury boutique hotel in York, has been sold to private buyers for an undisclosed sum. This 41-bedroom hotel has been overseen by Jeremy and Vivien Cassel for over 30 years, and is “well positioned” within the historic city, just 400 yards from the city centre. The

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Hospitality Net

U.S. Demand Approaches Pandemic-Lowered Levels Of 2020

STR’s latest 51-chart demand map through 13 March 2021 shows that most states are moving closer to their levels from the same time last year. Unfortunately, those demand levels from comparable periods in 2020 were lowered substantially by the earliest pandemic lockdowns. A clear majority of states have made solid

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Hotel brands boosted in OTA battle

Two developments in the online travel space have demonstrated how incumbents in the sector have chosen now, the great travel reset, to test potentially fundamental operational changes.   Google has promised to provide free links for hotels, encouraging direct booking from organic listings on its search engine. And, in a switch that many have wondered might

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UK portfolios on the block

UK brokers are set for a busy first half of 2020, as a series of major hotel investment deals come to fruition. The portfolio packages have set the scene for a return to more normal levels of transactions in the sector, as investors look to a strong post-pandemic market.   However, the

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Reits ride out the storm

UK listed Reits invested in hotels are weighing up their decision to continue backing the sector, and tenant Travelodge, as they eye up further acquisitions.   Both Secure Income Reit, and LXi Reit took a major income hit through 2020, as the Travelodge CVA was approved. At Secure, the loss was GBP14.4m in rent foregone for 2020, and a

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