Upon check in, EVEN Hotels guests receive an RFID room keycard, and for $8, may purchase a waterproof Smart Band® with a securely sealed RFID chip inside that stores and verifies guest data when scanned by a reader. Guests may take Smart Band® with them upon leaving the property, and re-use when visiting any EVEN Hotel. As each chip contains a unique ID number, the bands are impossible to duplicate.
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This represents a 21.8-percent increase in rooms Under Contract, compared with July 2013, and a 23.2-percent increase in rooms under construction. The total rooms Under Contract include rooms in the In Construction, Final Planning and Planning stages but do not include rooms in the Unconfirmed stage.
Typically, hotel developers attempt to finance new hotel construction projects with a combination of debt and equity. This article investigates the benefits and risks of seeking equity participation from hotel management companies.
Oaktree will become a majority shareholder of Timbers. Additionally, John Brady, Global Head of Real Estate for Oaktree, and David Burden, Founder and CEO of Timbers, will be co-chairmen of Timbers with Burden serving as executive chairman.
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