Up close and personal with Ben Davis and Adam Lowenthal

Up close and personal with Ben Davis and Adam Lowenthal

In the latest of a regular series, we find out what makes some of the leading figures in the serviced apartment and aparthotel sectors tick. This time, we speak to Ben Davis and Adam Lowenthal, co-founders of serviced apartment real estate agency Saxbury.

A healthy aparthotel development pipeline: London remains a global business hotspot

A healthy aparthotel development pipeline: London remains a global business hotspot

In their recent report AMEX business travel noted that In spite of uncertainty related to Brexit, London has retained its status as a global business hub and centre for tourism, sport and cultural events. Sustained demand has allowed London to maintain high occupancy rates. However, ADR has risen slowly on account of the steady increase in supply: around 20,000 new rooms joined the city’s inventory in the last five years.

Serviced apartment growth now outstrips that of hotels across Europe

Serviced apartment growth now outstrips that of hotels across Europe

Growth in the serviced apartment sector across Europe continues to outpace that of traditional hotels with many of the biggest operators set to double their portfolios over the next three years, according to a new report from global hotel consultancy HVS.

Staycity expands its Wilde apart-hotel brand to Paddington

Staycity expands its Wilde apart-hotel brand to Paddington

Europe's largest independent apart-hotel operator, Staycity, is to open a brand new apart-hotel in London Paddington in a £203m dual-branded project with Premier Inn.