31 Jul 2017
Franchising and 15 reasons supporting brand affiliation
In recent years, the topic of franchising in the hotel industry in Germany and in Europe as a whole, has clearly gained more importance and relevance. Various trends have helped to support this development. Based on an article published in March 2017 in the German trade publication AHGZ, Christian Walter, PKF hotelexperts Managing Director, discusses franchising and provides 15 reasons supporting brand affiliation.
23 Mar 2017
This year´s Brand X-Ray session at IHIF, hosted by Michael Widmann, Managing Partner of PKF hotelexperts, examined four brands - YOTEL, The Student Hotel, Zoku, prizeotel. Read more at the article recently published in Immobilien Zeitung. Article only available in German.
05 Sep 2016
The industry definitions charter created by Serviced Apartment News and HVS has welcomed 26 new signatories, and now includes operators with more than 230,000 units. As well as operators, recent signatories to the document include consultants, developers and agents. The new names on the document include PKF, BDRC, GVA, The AA, GBI-AG, Prem Group, Maykenbel, Resi Housing, YAYS, Base Management, Stay AKA, Vision Apartments, WWStay, Lamington, Clarendon, Hyde Park Apartments, Zoku, SDI, JLL, LCP, Cityden, The Edinburgh Collection, Blvd Suites and Brera Serviced Apartments.