STR: Central/South America hotel pipeline for September 2017
STR’s September 2017 Pipeline Report shows 58,410 rooms in 374 hotel projects Under Contract in the Central/South America region. The total represents an 8.4 percent decrease in rooms Under Contract compared with September 2016.
Under Contract data includes projects in the In Construction, Final Planning and Planning stages but does not include projects in the Unconfirmed stage.
The Central/South America region reported 25,869 rooms in 162 projects In Construction for the month. Based on number of rooms, that is a 5.5 percent decrease in year-over-year comparisons.
Among Chain Scale segments, the Upper Upscale segment accounted for the largest portion of rooms Under Contract (23.7 percent with 13,826 rooms).
Upscale accounted for the largest portion of rooms In Construction (26.3 percent with 6,803 rooms).