Showing Results for tag: Coronavirus

Watkins Jones reopens BTR and student housing sites

News Story / 19 May 2020

UK: BTR and student housing developer Watkins Jones says most of its UK construction sites are now operating at 75 per cent of normal capacity, following the restarting of work after the coronavirus lockdown.

LABS Collective launches safety programme

News Story / 14 May 2020

UK: LABS Collective has announced a new programme to promote safe social distancing and increase hygiene standards across its STAY and LABS brands.

Moving from surviving to thriving

Feature / 14 May 2020

Johan Pilon of Zeevou looks at three core ideas which can help businesses become stronger in the face of adversity.

Investing in the future, today

Feature / 13 May 2020

Andrew Harrington of AHV Associates looks at the potential effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on the hospitality investment landscape.

Coliving firm sued over NYC lease

News Story / 07 May 2020

US: German coliving firm Quarters is being sued over the $8 million lease on a property in Brooklyn by the building's owner.

What next for Airbnb?

Feature / 04 May 2020

The effects of the coronavirus pandemic have been felt keenly across the hospitality sector, but nowhere more so than at Airbnb. SAN editor George Sell looks at how it has been affected and the potential implications for the serviced apartment sector.

The Ascott provides homes for key workers internationally

News Story / 22 April 2020

Singapore: Ascott is providing homes for healthcare workers, returning nationals, guests who are affected by border closures or city lockdowns, migrant workers and others who have been stranded due to COVID-19.

My Place launches Help Our Heroes initiative

News Story / 14 April 2020

US: My Place Hotels of America has launched its Help Our Heroes initiative, a campaign dedicated to providing financial support for first responders across America.

Red Roof offers day rates to remote workers

News Story / 01 April 2020

US: Red Roof, which operates the HomeTowne Studios brand, is introducing day rates for remote workers in response to pandemic-enforced changes to the working environment.

Sonder cuts workforce by one third

News Story / 25 March 2020

US: San Francisco-based hospitality startup Sonder has announced it has laid off 22 per cent of its workforce and furloughed an additional 11 per cent of its staff as the reality of the coronavirus impact on the travel industry bites hard.

PM announces closure of pubs and restaurants

News Story / 20 March 2020

UK: In the latest of a regular daily briefing, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced further measures to tackle coronavirus by ordering the closure of cafes, pubs, and restaurants from Friday 20 March.

Thank you sponsors