WILMINGTON, DE– The Buccini/Pollin Group (BPG), PM Hotel Group and BPGS Construction are pleased to announce the official groundbreaking of Homewood Suites Wilmington, a 120 room extended stay suite hotel located at 820 Justison Street occurred on May 29th at 10 AM. Speakers included Governor John Carney, Mayor Michael S. Purzycki, City Council President Hanifa Shabazz, Robert Buccini, Co-President of The Buccini/Pollin Group and Michael Hare, Senior Vice President of The Buccini/Pollin Group.
Expected completion of the Homewood Suites by Hilton Hotel is September 2019. The hotel will provide 100 construction jobs to the city and an additional 30 full-time positions once completed. Known for their upscale atmosphere and spacious one & two-bedroom suites with a full kitchens & fridge, Homewood Suites Wilmington will offer free, hot breakfast daily, along with complimentary evening socials.
The latest advancement on the thriving Christina Riverfront, Homewood Suites Wilmington will take advantage of the convenient location near the new bridge under construction to connect the Riverfront with the Southbridge neighborhood.
The hotel’s prime location directly on the Michael S. Purzycki Riverwalk, offers guests close proximity to numerous restaurants, The Chase Center on the Riverfront, businesses, an IMAX movie theater and the downtown city business district. The first-floor common level will feature amenities including a pantry gift shop, fitness center and meeting room.
Upon completion, the hotel will be managed by PM Hotel Group, an award-winning hotel management company currently overseeing more than 9,000 rooms throughout the United States.
About The Buccini/Pollin Group
The Buccini/Pollin Group, Inc. (Buccini/Pollin) is a privately held, integrated real estate acquisition, development and management company with offices in Washington DC, Wilmington, Philadelphia, and Baltimore. Buccini/Pollin has developed and acquired hotel, office, residential, retail, and parking properties throughout the United States. Buccini/Pollin has acquired, developed and owns real estate assets having a value in excess of $4.0 billion, including over 40 hotels, 6 million square feet of office and retail space, 10 major residential communities and multiple entertainment venues, such as Talen Energy Stadium, home of the Philadelphia Union Major League Soccer team. The principals of Buccini/Pollin, along with PM Hotel Group (hotel operating company), BPG Real Estate Services (office property management and leasing), ResideBPG (residential property management and leasing), BPGS Construction (construction management), oversee all aspects of project acquisition, finance, development, construction, leasing, operations, and disposition for its portfolio properties. The Buccini/Pollin Group has over 3,500 employees in 12 states. For more information, please visit www.bpgroup.net.
About PM Hotel Group
PM Hotel Group is a Top 20 Third-Party Hotel Management Company. This award-winning organization operates full-service and select-service hotels in the Hilton, Marriott, and IHG systems as well as internationally notable independent hotels. PM Hotel Group provides expert leadership in all aspects of hotel operations, including development, technical services, marketing, accounting, and pre-opening. The company manages more than 40 hotel and development projects, comprised of more than 9,000 rooms, throughout the United States. Based in Chevy Chase, Maryland PM Hotel Group has participated in the development and acquisition/renovation of dozens of hotels with a market capitalization in excess of $2 billion. PM Hotel Group is an approved management company for all leading hotel brands.
Additional information about the company may be found at www.pmhotelgroup.com