BLOOMINGTON, IN—A partnership of White Lodging and REI Real Estate Services Inc. has begunon a 172-room Hyatt Place hotel here.
The hotel, which will be located one block from the Bloomington Convention Center, is slated to open in July 2014. The seven-story hotel is designed by PFVS Architects, and will include more than 4,448 sq. ft. of meeting space. The location will also include a two-level parking garage with 124 spaces.
"We are pleased to continue to build upon a strong relationship with the city of Bloomington by building another superior project downtown," said Michael Wells, president of REI Real Estate, in a statement. "Thiswill allow hundreds of thousands of visitors to this great city to be right in the heart of vibrant downtown, frequenting commercial offerings and its convention center all within a few blocks."