Articles tagged “serviced apartments”

Business Travel

The Pandemic Changed the Serviced Apartments Industry Forever

A wave of agency closures and takeovers means those that are left need to ensure they're lean enough to compete with owner and operators.

The Pandemic Changed the Serviced Apartments Industry Forever

Online Travel

Startup Casai Buys Its Way Into Serviced Apartments in a Play for Brazilian Business Travel

The conventional wisdom in the U.S. and Europe has been that business travel will be slow to recover easing out of the pandemic and that emerging markets in Latin America, such as Brazil, will have a snail-like rebound, too. Travel startup Casai is gambling that both ideas are wrong.

Startup Casai Buys Its Way Into Serviced Apartments in a Play for Brazilian Business Travel

Business Travel

New Office Design Experiments for When the Remote Work Dream Fizzles

A new hospitality think tank wants commercial real estate firms to help it redesign offices, betting the remote work trend won't last.

New Office Design Experiments for When the Remote Work Dream Fizzles

Business Travel

How Asia’s Pandemic Recovery Will Dismantle the Corporate Extended Stay Model Globally

Co-living, second-tier cities and apps that create sub communities — there’s a shake-up on the horizon and hospitality companies can learn lessons from Asia.

How Asia’s Pandemic Recovery Will Dismantle the Corporate Extended Stay Model Globally

Online Travel

Startup Guesty Raises $50 Million for Tech Services for Short-Term Rentals

It's undoubtedly a boom time for Guesty, which helps streamline and automate key parts of short-term rental management. But what will happen when the publicly held tech giants enter the sector with their wares. Will they dominate, just like they've dominated the hotel tech sector?

Startup Guesty Raises $50 Million for Tech Services for Short-Term Rentals

Business Travel

Corporate Travel Specialists Jump On Subscription Bandwagon

It's as good a time as any to test new revenue models, but this may just be a financial buffer until demand comes back.

Corporate Travel Specialists Jump On Subscription Bandwagon

Business Travel

BridgeStreet Files for Bankruptcy and Sells European Business to National Corporate Housing

It's a bitter irony that the pandemic has driven a push to remote work and created an immense opportunity for traditional providers of serviced apartments precisely at the moment that they have stumbled in their execution.

BridgeStreet Files for Bankruptcy and Sells European Business to National Corporate Housing

Business Travel

This Corporate Housing Startup Is Poised to Make Steady Gains — At the Expense of Hotels

Focusing on alternative accommodations is a smart move because in uncertain times, who doesn't want options?

This Corporate Housing Startup Is Poised to Make Steady Gains — At the Expense of Hotels

Hotels

A Closer Look at Sonder’s Tech-Focused Bet on Next-Gen Rentals

Hotel-style accommodations brand Sonder has hit on a plausible business that uses technology to wring out inefficiencies from key processes. But several questions still hover around its model, as investment money gushes into the segment.

A Closer Look at Sonder’s Tech-Focused Bet on Next-Gen Rentals

Online Travel

Homelike Raises $14 Million for Rental Search: Travel Startup Funding This Week

The market for long-term serviced apartments is being dragged, thankfully, into the digital era by companies like Homelike. Plus: Funding news for Roomex, FunNow, Vntrip, and Roto Travel.

Homelike Raises $14 Million for Rental Search: Travel Startup Funding This Week