Our Model

Vision. Value. Execution.

SMC Hotels group is an opportunistic developer, asset manager, acquirer, and operator of hotel real estate. Since 1984, the company has acquired, renovated, developed, expanded, and operated a number of hotels in Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, and New Mexico. 

SMC Hotels evaluate every opportunity individually, with a history of successfully executing development projects, value-add acquisitions, and yield-based properties. 

In select situations, SMC Hotels also provides third-party management and asset management services. 

Our strategy involves proactive revenue generation, detailed expense management, and creating a positive environment for both guests and employees. 


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History Rhymes

It was announced today that The Blackstone Group is teaming up with Starwood Capital to buy Extended Stay America (link below). It conjures up the old Mark Twain quote that “History Doesn’…

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History Does Not Always Rhyme

We recently came across an interesting piece of data as it relates to the hotel business. Distressed hotel sales totaled $771M globally in 2020, far lower than the $2.2B recorded in 2019 or the $8.8B …

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