Real Estate

Existing-Home Sales Fell 3.4%; Median Sales Price Surpasses $400,000 for the First Time

Existing-home sales declined for the fourth straight month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.41 million. Sales were down 3.4% from April and 8.6% from one year ago.At $407,600, the median...

Pending Home Sales Edge Higher 0.7% in May

Pending home sales broke a six-month skid with a slight rise of 0.7% from April.Pending sales in the Northeast accelerated 15.4% in May, the largest monthly increase among the four major U.S....

Tourism

Investment

Iberostar Group presents a plan to improve the coastal health of its properties

The hotel chain implements five lines of action in response to fulfilling its commitment to the 2030 Agenda, the key to which...

Grupo Costa creates a decarbonisation department

The new unit brings together the scientific and technical expertise of the entire Group to focus on the goal of zero emission...

Business

ICCA report reveals data on the recovery of the MICE segment

The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) is releasing new information to shed more light on how the pandemic affected the association...

Royal Caribbean Group reports second quarter 2022 results, highlighted by the return of its...

MIAMI –  Royal Caribbean Group (NYSE: RCL) today reported second quarter 2022 net loss of $(0.5) billion and loss per share of...

Marketing

Playa Hotels & Resorts begins a promotional tour to South America

After a long suspension of face-to-face events, once again the management team of the hotel chain will travel to some of the...

Seaworld parks and Bestravel Service sign marketing agreement

The wholesaler Bestravel Service and SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment have signed a marketing and distribution contract for Colombia where the agency will...

IBTM Americas reveals prospects for the recovery of the MICE segment

In Latin America, in the period March-April of this year, 68% of those were face-to-face events, an amount that continues to grow. Even...

MSC Cruises Builds Momentum with All Ships Back in Service

When the MSC Musica started sailing in early June, the entire MSC Cruises’ fleet was back in service. For the summer that...

Seaworld parks and Bestravel Service sign marketing agreement

The wholesaler Bestravel Service and SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment have signed a marketing and distribution contract for Colombia where the agency will...

Tourism joins forces with the music industry

The music promoter Pino Sagliocco has been unveiled as the newest UNWTO Special Ambassador, joining a growing list of illustrious figures using...