Alternative Accommodations Industry Trends


In the last few years, more and more people are skipping traditional hotels in favor of furnished apartments or homes with the result, the creation of a new lodging category “alternative accommodations”. 

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The housing landscape is changing

Rapid changes in demographics, technology and lifestyle preferences have created a more mobile workforce with a strong and growing appetite for a differentiated temporary living experience… one that offers flexibility, convenience, simplicity, human engagement and a community connection. 

Owners of properties that meet these changing renter demands can benefit by achieving outsized returns while maintaining the fundamental low-risk profile of a traditional multifamily property.


Housing options are evolving

  • Sharing is becoming more popular – ride sharing, work spaces and living arrangements
  • Growth & acceptance of “alternative” or “flexible” housing is growing
  • A growing untethered workforce driven by technology and demographics
  • Increased desire for rich local cultural experiences
  • Awareness of Alternative Accommodations is growing due to the likes of Airbnb
  • Corporations and corporate travelers adapting to alternative accommodations
  • Multiple new VC backed alternative accommodation mgmt. companies entering the market
  • Co-living is a rapidly growing segment of the alternative accommodation market
  • Institutional capital backing experienced operators to acquire properties


The AltAccom Group has a unique perspective...

  1. The Corporate Housing/Alternative Accommodations market represents a compelling investment product niche within the U.S. residential housing market.
  2. The AltAccom Group is uniquely positioned to bridge the gap between apartments and hotels with a focused alternative accommodation investment strategy for the benefit of its investment partners. 
  3. The AltAccom Group’s acquisition strategy can generate highly attractive risk adjusted returns and potentially deliver a value enhanced exit strategy.