News for March 2015

Four Seasons picked to develop former World Trade Center Tower

Four Seasons picked to develop former World Trade Center Tower

March 24, 2015 Latest News

Advocate story Carpenter & Company and Woodward LLC, which has proposed turning the vacant World Trade Center building at the foot of Canal Street into a Four Seasons hotel, was selected Tuesday to begin negotiating a lease with the city for t… Read More »

Medical corridor prompts longer lodging trend

Medical corridor prompts longer lodging trend

March 23, 2015 Latest News

By: Robin Shannon, Reporter, City Business As the Mid-City medical corridor along lower Canal Street inches closer to reality and the two new billion-dollar hospitals open to patients, hotel industry analysts say the city’s recent lodgi… Read More »

The Jung Hotel on Canal Street latest target in New Orleans redevelopment

The Jung Hotel on Canal Street latest target in New Orleans redevelopment

March 16, 2015 Latest News

By Richard Rainey, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The Jung Hotel, which has languished at the riverside corner of Canal and LaSalle streets after suffering serious damage during the flooding that followed Hurricane Katrina, could be slate… Read More »

PKF forecasts record occupancy in 2015

PKF forecasts record occupancy in 2015

March 16, 2015 Latest News

By: Elliott Mest, Hotel Management online Optimism is in the air in the hospitality industry. March began with CEOs and GMs explaining their lofty expectations for the year at the International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin,… Read More »

Kevin Allman and Alex Woodward on short-term rental laws in New Orleans

Kevin Allman and Alex Woodward on short-term rental laws in New Orleans

March 9, 2015 Latest News

By Kevin Allman and Alex Woodward, Gambit New Orleans W hether you like a traditional Southern canopy bed or don't mind sleeping on an inflatable mattress on the floor, short-term rental services like Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO and Couchsur… Read More »