Tag: Hospitality Industry

The Advantages of Design-Build

Design-build construction, where an owner contracts with a single company to both design and build a facility, offers several advantages that can’t be found in other project delivery methods, which is why the proliferation of design-build has greatly increased over the past 15 years. HiFive was created to ensure our customers capitalize on these advantages…

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Why Be Green?

Green construction is more than a buzzword in today’s commercial market. It is a necessity. Not only can green technologies reduce the cost of operating a building, but they are becoming a desirable feature for hotel guests.

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Making “Green” With Green

A hotel is a specific type of building for which certain green technologies make economic sense, while others do not. At HiFive, we’ve undertaken significant and real-world studies to discern which of those technologies are expedient and result in the highest benefit and cost returns.

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SBA Financing… A New “Green” Twist

Until recently, the thought of SBA financing for hotels would elicit negative reactions from hotel investors. Mountains of paperwork, expensive filing fees, governmental scrutiny, and insufficient lending limits caused most developers to turn their backs on “504’s” and “7(a)’s.” But in this “recovery,” the game has changed…

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Are You Ready for the ADA Changes?

To ensure compliance, hotels with conference and presentation rooms should look at the ADA regulations for theaters to ensure equal access to all patrons.

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