Category Archives: Commercial Construction

Redondo Beach’s Shade Hotel Finishes Construction

Redondo Beach's Shade Hotel Finishes Construction

This amazing hotel sits right on the shore’s edge and is placed between the bicycle strand and marina.  The long awaited Shade hotel, a luxury boutique hotel, completed its construction in early 2017. Developed by owner and restauranteur, Michael Zislis, Shade Hotels have opened their second location woven into the beach communities. The hotel sits right

Montage’s Pendry San Diego Opens

Montage's Pendry San Diego Opens

The Pendry San Diego opened in early February in downtown San Diego, owned my Montage International in Irvine.  The Pendry San Diego made its debut in February right in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quater. The Gaslamp Quarter is the West Coast’s number one entertainment district. Those who visit can immerse themselves in rich Victorian architecture, dine

Crescent Hotels to Make Duke Hotel Newport Beach

Crescent Hotels to Make Duke Hotel Newport Beach

Crescent Hotels & Resorts was selected to manage the Duke Hotel Newport Beach, a luxurious high-end hotel in Newport Beach that is adjacent to the John Wayne airport and will be named Renaissance Newport Beach hotel once renovations are complete by the winter of 2018. Earlier this year, Crescent Hotels & Resorts was chosen to

Legoland Construction: The Castle Hotel

Legoland Construction: The Castle Hotel

If you played with LEGOs as a kid or even play with them now, a LEGO hotel sounds like the perfect resort for you to stay. Legoland’s first onsite hotel has been so successful that it has already started on a second one, complete with castle towers, and knight- and wizard- and princess-themed rooms and a lobby

Construction in Downtown LA Is Largest in a Century

Despite the downtown construction boom as of late, the pace of development citywide still lags behind of what history shows.  The towering Metropolis complex and the Wilshire Grand have changed the Downtown LA skyline considerably–both of those buildings are nearly complete. There are plenty of other major projects on the way and the pace of

Amazon & Wynn Las Vegas Equip Rooms with Echo

Amazon & Wynn Las Vegas Equip Rooms with Echo

The future is now, and hotels are embracing it by bringing voice-activated Echo into each of its rooms, allowing guests to use their voice to control the room. Wynn Las Vegas and Amazon have announced they plan to equip all 4,748 rooms at the Wynn Las Vegas with Amazon Echo, Amazon’s hand-free voice-controlled speaker. The

Interim Venue to Replace Irvine Meadows

Interim Venue to Replace Irvine Meadows

A new music center will be constructed to bring a sense of outdoors back into music venues. FivePoint Communities Management Inc. in Aliso Viejo said that part of the property owned by them would be available for the construction of a great “interim amphitheater,” pending–of course–approval by the city of Irvine. FivePoint partnered with Live

A New Hotel Proposed for Downtown Los Angeles

A New Hotel Proposed for Downtown Los Angeles

Another hotel has been proposed for downtown LA, what will the future hold for this new place? Back in November of 2016, a consortium of developers backed by Chinese investors filed plans with the city to construct an 18-story, 247-room hotel near LA Live. This new hotel would be a Cambria Hotel and would be

Chargers Stadium to Boost Hotel Industry

Chargers Stadium to Boost Hotel Industry

The San Diego Chargers released a study forecasting that its new stadium will boost the hotel industry in the city. A study released on August 24, 2016, proposed that its $1.8 billion stadium would boost hotel revenues by $750 million over the first decade of operation. City government could expect an average of $12.5 million

California Lodging Investment Conference (CLIC)

California Lodging Investment Conference (CLIC)

The California Lodging Investment Conference will be hosted on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Where: Hilton Irvine Orange County Airport Early Registration (January 10, 2017): $285.00 After January 11, 2017: $350.00 You can register by clicking here! CLIC is the only Lodging Industry event dedicated to the California Hotel Market and specializing in transactions up to