Why Hotel Saint Louis is the Gills" love letter to the city

There's a little piece of the city everywhere at downtown's newest hotel, including Red Hot Riplets and portraits of famous St. Louisians......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2019

Hotel interrupted: Palo Alto deals setback to developer’s plans to revamp historic property

The Chicago-based hotel developer that acquired the President Hotel Apartments for $65 million in June received a letter from the city of Palo Alto that said the apartment building is not compliant for hotel use......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

SLU signs letter of intent with new food service provider

Saint Louis University officials have signed a letter of intent with a new food service and catering provider to replace Aramark, which has overseen the service since 2014. SLU announced this week that it has selected Sodexo to handle all campus .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2018

Wedgewood Partners Q4’18 Investor Letter

Wedgewood Partners, a St. Louis, Missouri-based investment firm, has released its Q4 investor letter – you can download a copy below. The firm’.....»»

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New York City hotel occupancy rate rises

New York City's 2018 hotel performance improved slightly from the previous year. According to hotel-analysis company STR, in New York City, the hotel occupancy rate rose 0.8 percent to 87.3 percent. The average daily rate rose $2.70 to $262.31, and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals17 hr. 28 min. ago

Prosecutors probing hotel company paid to shelter homeless

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are investigating whether Amsterdam Hospitality Group, which the city has paid tens of millions to house the homeless, overbilled contractors and evaded taxes. [] "> To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 21st, 2019

Alaska"s Love Field expansion throws wrench into city"s plan to solve Southwest-Delta lawsuit

An Alaska Airlines expansion at Dallas Love Field Airport has complicated an idea the city put forth to resolve the ongoing Southwest-Delta lawsuit that’s stretched on for three and a half years. Alaska Airlines, part of Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NY.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 19th, 2019

Before suit, Downtown Sheraton pitched renovation, addition of 300-room JW Marriott

The Sheraton Memphis Downtown, knowing the city wanted a new convention center hotel, pitched a renovation, an expansion, and even a new brand......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Cambria Chicago Magnificent Mile hotel workers still on strike

Unite Here, the union representing thousands of Chicago hotel workers, is getting more aggressive as a hotel workers strike against the Cambria Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel in the city enters its fifth month. Hotel workers at what eventually grew to 2.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Big Apple company acquires land lease beneath downtown SA hotel

Safety, Income & Growth Inc., a publicly traded company based in New York City, has struck a deal to acquire an existing ground lease for the real estate beneath San Antonio’s Hotel Valencia. While the company did not disclose financial terms of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

10 Minutes With... Becky Tuttle, Wichita City Council

Becky Tuttle thought she'd be in Wichita only a couple years but grew to love the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

City says brokerage firm ran $20 million illegal hotel scheme

By Sabina Mollot On Monday, the city sued a Manhattan brokerage firm, Metropolitan Property Group, as well as real estate agents and entities currently or formerly associated with Metropolitan, accusing them of running a $20 million illegal s.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 16th, 2019

Where St. Louis ranks as potential MLS expansion city: Report

With Major League Soccer's announcement Tuesday that Austin would be the next city to get a franchise, fans and sports analysts are rating the remaining contenders for the league's 28th franchise, and at least one analyst is bullish on St. Louis. Au.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2019

Hotel conversions on hold as city, owners ponder next move

By Adelaide Polsinelli, vice chairman, Compass 2019 will bring a new round of debate over Local Law 50, a law that limits the conversion of all or par.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 16th, 2019

Love: the 4-Letter Word in Medicine

Dr. Dean Ornish, Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), is perhaps best known for his pioneering work in how to use food and simple lifestyle strateg.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 16th, 2019

MLS awards franchise to Austin as St. Louis waits its turn

The city of Austin, Texas, will be the next to receive a Major League Soccer franchise, league commissioner Don Garber announced Tuesday. Austin FC will be the 27th MLS team, kicking off in the spring of 2021. But that doesn't necessarily dash the ho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2019

City sues brokerage over alleged short-term rental scheme

The city has filed a lawsuit claiming that five current and former employees of residential brokerage Metropolitan Property Group facilitated an illegal hotel scheme that earned more than $20 million... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 15th, 2019

Why I love congestion pricing but hate the taxi-Uber surcharge

For half a century the dream of taming New York City traffic with congestion pricing has eluded a Nobel economist, a billionaire mayor and legions of transit champions, myself included. Yet on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 15th, 2019

David Rolfe"s Wedgewood Partners 4th Quarter Client Letter

Hotel CaliforniaCheck out David Rolfe Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of David Rolfe (Updated on 01/13/2019)Related Stocks: AAPL, SCHW, CELG, FB, QCOM,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJan 14th, 2019

Chaifetz family to kick off increased St. Louis investment with upcoming pitch competition

After donating $27 million to Saint Louis University, Chicago businessman Richard Chaifetz says he’s just started investing in St. Louis.  His private investment firm, Chaifetz Group, intends to target St. Louis and the local startup ecosystem, begi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

New owner planning boutique hotel for former downtown YMCA

Projections, however, show supply will outpace demand for all hotels in St. Louis in 2019.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019