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Special Report - Soft brands allow chains to compete with boutique hotels

by Accom Properties 20th July, 2017

The 10 largest hotel chains worldwide (excepting Airbnb) aggregately own or operate 44,200 properties globally, inclusive of 5.41 million hotel rooms. Each operates multiple brands that cover almost every aspect [...]

Full Special Report - Management Rights 101

by Accom Properties 14th July, 2017

Management rights is an integral part of Queensland’s infrastructure, especially within the accommodation sector. It is doubtful that the state’s tourist infrastructure would have grown to the [...]

New owners celebrate important milestone

by Accom Properties 13th July, 2017

July marks the first anniversary of Mark and Kerrie Street becoming the resort managers of Sun Lagoon Resort Noosa, and what a year it has been! Resort News took the opportunity to catch up with them to find out [...]

Special Report - Management Rights 101 - PART 2

by Accom Properties 11th July, 2017

The two main functions of the resident manager are caretaking (which includes managing the physical asset of the owners, security, bookings, guest services, trust fund management and body corporate/unit owner [...]

Tips for selling motels - cover all bases

by Andrew Morgan 05th July, 2017

Putting oneself in the shoes of a buyer considering purchasing a motel is a great place to start when preparing for the sale of a business.  Prior to offering a motel to the market preparing the data and [...]

Special Report: Management Rights 101

by Accom Properties 04th July, 2017

Management rights is an integral part of Queensland’s infrastructure, especially within the accommodation sector. It is doubtful that the state’s tourist infrastructure would have grown to the extent [...]

Mooloolaba’s resort industry welcomes new family to the fold

by Accom Properties 29th June, 2017

With a surprising personal connection to Resort News, Sidney and Lauren Borjesson are the newest management rights owners of (not one but two) outstanding Mooloolaba properties, Mirra Chana Luxury Apartments and [...]

Seasoned resort managers take on Gold Coast classic

by Accom Properties 29th June, 2017

Qualified carpenter Rob and ex-advertising professional Jan catch up with Resort News mid-way through their impressive second decade in management rights.   Jan and Rob Penerata are the managers of a [...]

From the English countryside to bright lights, Broadwater and beaches

by Accom Properties 29th June, 2017

For over three years now, Jackie and Jim Searle have been the management rights owners of Lumiere Residences, the exclusive Gold Coast residential building that overlooks Broadwater beachfront. They spoke to [...]

Fresh faces at Element on Coolum Beach

by Accom Properties 12th June, 2017

Donna and Jim Hinshaw are the managers of one of Coolum’s most impressive architecturally designed resorts, Element on Coolum Beach. This superb complex of self-contained holiday apartments combines the [...]