Winter Storm Pushes Texas Hotel Occupancy Gains

Texans displaced by freezing temperatures and outages pushed the state’s occupancy to a 50-week high, according to an analysis by STR. During the week of 14-20 February, Texas hotel occupancy reached 56.3%. That 50-week high in the metric contributed 0.9 percentage points of the 3-point gain in overall U.S. occupancy (48.1%) for the week. Texas’ […]

Realty Trust Group Expands Footprint And Resources Into Florida And Texas

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Healthcare real estate advisory, development and management firm Realty Trust Group (RTG) announces expansion into two key regional healthcare markets, expanding its geographic presence and service offerings. “We are excited to announce our continued investments into Florida and Texas. Although we have previously served clients in both states, […]

Build-To-Rent (BTR): Detached Housing and the Future Of Multifamily

Build-to-rent (BTR) is a relatively new asset class that has been quietly gaining traction among both boutique and institutional investors. This exciting new asset class is exactly what it sounds like: a community of high-quality detached single-family rental properties rife with shared amenities. Historically, a developer building a community of single-family homes would follow the […]

Locked in with Lane Property Tax Advocates: Expertise Saves Money, Headaches in Property Tax Process

If you’ve never done battle with your local appraisal district over the value of your property, you’ve likely saved yourself from a huge headache, but alternately missed out on a huge opportunity to save yourself a significant amount on property taxes. “If you are not aggressively protesting your value and pushing for appeals on your […]