The three loans will go toward refinancing a Renaissance in Texas, a Courtyard by Marriott in New York and a Hilton Garden Inn in North Carolina.
Oliver Hospitality, Cambridge Landmark and Snazmart acquired new hotels in California and Oregon.
The openings include Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts’ first New York City location and the fourth Manhattan property from Fortuna Realty Group.
The 120-room Hampton Inn & Suites Omaha Southwest-La Vista includes 925 square feet of meeting space, a fitness center and a pool.
American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP plans to use the proceeds from the $215.5 million sale to build its premium-branded portfolio.
The newly formed McKibbon Places will provide development and renovation services for McKibbon-owned properties as well as third parties.
Alvaro Tejeda Schroeder plans to launch and lead a boutique consulting firm centered around hospitality in the Caribbean and Latin America.
A third of the company’s more than 5,600 hotels and nearly 843,000 guestrooms already is adopting the change.
IHG has signed its first franchise agreement with Turkish real estate company Angora Birikim to open the Crowne Plaza Ankara in the country's capital.
RLH Corp. signed 40 hotel franchise agreements in Q2 2019, 38 percent more than the same period last year.