Hospitality Real Estate & Finance Articles

Our faculty members regularly contribute thought leadership and opinion articles on the subject of Hospitality Real Estate & Finance for the Hospitality Insights blog of EHL.

European Hotel Transaction Price Index

EHL’s Real Estate, Finance & Economics Institute presents the first edition of the European Hotel Transaction Price Index. This project aims to contribute to increased transparency in the European hotel industry by publishing the index on an annual basis.


Hotel Market Equilibrium (Cycle) Index

Our team has collaborated with a globally leading hospitality data provider and has developed international Hotel Market Equilibrium indices. This index provides an overview of specific hotel markets and clarifies which stage of the cycle a market is currently in. It is designed to help industry professionals to plan for new supply in the medium term and room pricing in the short term. The index is renewed every year with updates on a monthly frequency.

EHL European Hotel Market Survey

In collaboration with a global event management company, the REFE Institute is developing a framework for survey-based indicators of hotel ownership markets in Europe with a particular focus on capitalization rate and investor confidence.

European Hotel Valuation Index

The REFE Institute has collaborated with a major US-based real estate data provider to develop European hotel valuation index. The index applies a hedonic valuation method to track the movement in hotel pricing. The index helps with hotel valuation and investment decisions and is updated twice a year.