310 | Hotels Convert to Housing: Federal COVID-19-relief funds fuel transactions

Lodging Leaders show

Summary: Though the hotel transaction pace has slowed during the coronavirus pandemic, an influx of hundreds of millions of dollars in federal pandemic-relief money boosted by state and local government grants is fueling the sale of lodging assets to affordable-housing developers. <br> <br> Episode 310 of Lodging Leaders podcast is the first of a two-part series examining what it takes to convert a hotel into long-term housing.