Key Hotel-Related Takeaways
By Brett E. Russell, Senior Vice President and Director of Business Development with HVS and Desiree Flanary , Vice President at HVS
Uncertainty in the CMBS market has slowed investment in commercial property, including hotels. Experts at the recent CREF conference, however, expect the impact to be temporary.
Brett E. Russell
A Senior Vice President with HVS Denver and HVS Director of Business Development, Brett Russell’s 15-year career in hospitality spans hotel operations, management, development, and consulting. Brett has overseen hundreds of appraisals, market studies, and feasibility studies for hotels, lodges, and resorts throughout the Americas, with a focus on full-service hotels and resorts.More from Brett E. Russell
Desiree Flanary is a Vice President with the HVS Portland office. Desiree earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Northern Colorado and has front-line hotel experience in both front office and housekeeping operations. Desiree travels and works extensively in the northwestern U.S. and throughout the west coast, with a particular emphasis in the Central Pacific region.More from Desiree Flanary