Downtown Oakland Moxy hotel completes construction, preps opening

https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2021/03/31/downtown-oakland-moxy-hotel-complete-construct-open-real-estate-covid/ Opportunity zone tax breaks bolster Oakland hotel’s development By GEORGE AVALOS | gavalos@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: March 31, 2021 at 12:09 p.m. | UPDATED: April 1, 2021 at 4:39 p.m. OAKLAND — Downtown Oakland’s bustling Uptown District is about to get a new Moxy Hotel, a welcome change of pace to a dismal year of coronavirus-linked business...

Interest Grows in Converting Hotels to Other Uses

Multifamily, Senior Living, Student Housing Among More Popular Conversions https://www.costar.com/article/577844466?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=hospitality_prospect&utm_content=p1 By Bryan Wroten Hotel News Now Mar 24, 2021 | 1:09 P.M. Both private and government buyers are finding real estate conversion opportunities with U.S. hotel owners who are reevaluating the highest and best use of their properties due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Buyers and other...

Real estate: Bankrupt Bay Area hotels are slated for auction

Court sets May schedule for sale of 15 hotels, including two in Bay Area https://www.mercurynews.com/2021/03/25/real-estate-bankrupt-bay-area-hotel-auction-covid-queen-mary/ By GEORGE AVALOS | gavalos@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: March 25, 2021 at 6:20 a.m. | UPDATED: March 25, 2021 at 10:14 a.m. SAN JOSE — A bankrupt hotel chain has won court approval for the sale of more than a dozen U.S. hotels, including...