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Hotel Biz Booming in South Bronx

Bronx, Business June 25, 2015 at 5:14 pm

New hotels are opening in the South Bronx, offering tourists a glimpse of a borough they rarely visit, reports Mott Haven Herald.

Audobon Hotel, expected to open by the end of this year. (Photo by Claire Pires via Northattan)

Not for Tourists Hotels Reach the Heights

Housing, Manhattan October 3, 2013 at 6:40 pm

Washington Heights will see its first hotel by the end of the year with another slated for next year, reports Northattan. But they are not aimed at tourists.

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Another Take on the ‘Patel Motel Cartel’

Business, South Asian May 2, 2012 at 6:21 pm

In his new book, sociologist Pawan Dhingra examines the Indian-American dominance of America’s motel industry, where more than half of all motels are owned by Indian immigrants or their descendents, and 70 percent of those owners bear the Gujarati surname Patel.