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November 2019
The Benjamin Marshall Society Presents. View Video

November 2019
Too Many Hotel Rooms in Chicago?  Prices and Occupancy Are Down – Good For You, Bad For Hoteliers [View PDF article]

October 2019
Landlords Trying Pop-Up Hotel, Co-Living Services [View PDF article]

October 2019
Oxford Capital Group LLC’s Affiliate, Oxford Living, LLC, Announces Acquisition of Six Seniors Housing Properties in Ontario, Canada [View PDF article]

October 2019
Oxford Living Doubles Down on Ontario Retirement Homes. View Video

September 2019
Chicago Association of REALTORS to Induct Industry and Civic Leader John W. Rutledge to the Hall of Fame. View Video [View PDF article]

September 2019
Oxford Capital Group Announces Promotions of Three Executive Team Members [View PDF article]

September 2019
Oxford Hotels & Resorts, LLC Announces the Promotion of George Jordan to President [View PDF article]

April 2019
Oxford Capital Group, LLC Affiliate Acquires Four Downtown SF Hotels to Expand its Rapidly Growing Lifestyle Hotel Portfolio to the Bay Area [View PDF article]

April 2019
SX Sky Bar Opens on Michigan Avenue [View PDF article]

April 2019
Hotel Essex is Now Open in Chicago’s South Loop [View PDF article]

January 2019
Pre-Leasing Begins at Chicago’s Newest Wellness and Luxury Living Destination, Essex on the Park [View PDF article]

December 2018
Oxford Capital tapping into the Canadian retirement market View Video

December 2018
Oxford Capital Group, LLC Forms Seniors Housing Management Platform and Announces CAD $100 Million Acquisition of
Nine Seniors Housing Properties in Ontario, Canada [View PDF article]

November 2018
Cycle-Tested Developer’s Take On Market Dynamics [View PDF article]

October 2018
Oxford’s About Last Knife is Ready to Start Spinning the Classics [View PDF article]

October 2018
Oxford’s Godfrey Hotel Hollywood, Brand’s First West Coast Location, Rises Seven Stories Above Cahuenga Boulevard [View PDF article]

August 2018
Hotel Julian Announces Opening on North Michigan Avenue [View PDF article]

July 2018
Claridge House Chicago Ribbon Cutting [View PDF article]

July 2018
Essex on The Park Tops Out [View PDF article]

July 2018
Oxford’s Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa Completes Multi-Million Dollar Renovation [View PDF article]

May 2018
Oxford Hotels & Resorts, LLC Announces Official Rebrand and Opening of the City’s Latest Historic, Boutiqe Property [View PDF article]

April 2018
Oxford Hotels & Resorts, LLC Announces Transformation of Chicago’s Hotel Indigo Into Claridge House [View PDF article]

January 2018
Oxford Hotels & Resorts, LLC Announces Repositioning of Tamp Bay Waterfront Hotel Into The Godfrey Hotel & Cabanas Tampa [View PDF article]

May 2017
Hotel Versey Opens Its Doors to Chicago’s Lincoln Park-Lakeview Neighborhood [View PDF article]

February 2017
Oxford’s Londonhouse Chicago Wins U.S. Single Asset Hotel Transaction of the Year Award at the 2017 America’s Lodging Investment Summit [View PDF article]

January 2017
Oxford Capital Group, LLC and Quadrum Global Secure $170 Million in Construction Financing for Essex on the Park [View PDF article]

January 2017
Chicago Tribune: “New Skyline Sprouting in South Loop as Luxury Apartment High-Rise Breaks Ground” [View PDF article]

January 2017
Crain’s Chicago Business: “Here are the biggest commercial real estate stories of 2016” [View PDF article]

January 2017 | Hotel Felix and The Langham top USA Today’s Top 10 Chicago hotels for 2016
USA Today rated Hotel Felix a Top 10 hotel in Chicago because it is the “first hotel designed to meet Silver LEED certification, it delivers an enriching experience that not only benefits its guests, but the environment, too.” As for the Oxford-developed The Langham, USA Today lauded how the hotel mixes of British elegance and modern sophistication in the famed Mies van der Rohe skyscraper on the downtown riverfront. Read more on both hotels and the Top 10 list here. [View article]

January 2017 | Oxford Capital’s The LondonHouse Hotel awarded the 2016 HSMAI Illinois Best New Hotel of the Year
The LondonHouse Hotel Chicago has received the award for the best new hotel in 2016 by the Illinois chapter of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association. Oxford Capital developed the hotel on the southwest corner of Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive in the neoclassical London Guarantee and Accident building, marrying modern amenities and finishes with beaux arts architecture. A modernist all-glass addition expands and modernizes the property, while a stunning three-level rooftop deck offers stunning views up and down the Chicago River and along Michigan Avenue. The hotel is operated as part of Hilton’s Curio Collection. [View Event]

August 2016
Oxford Capital Group, LLC Affiliate Acquires Hollywood Property With Plans To Expand Its Rapidly Growing Luxury Lifestyle Godfrey Hotel Brand To The West Coast [View PDF article]

June 2016
Highly anticipated Londonhouse Chicago, Curio Colelction by Hilton Opens its Doors [View PDF article]

January 2016
Discover Your Element: The Godfrey Hotel Boston Opens to Public February 3 [View PDF article]

Decemeber 2015
Oxford Capital Group, LLC and Quadrum Global Acquire Chicago’s Historic Atlantic Bank Building at 168 North Michigan Avenue [View PDF article]

October 2015
Oxford Capital Group, LLC Led Venture Announces Acquisition of Viera Manor in Melbourne, Florida [View PDF article]

October 2015
The Bay Harbor Hotel in Tampa Bay, Florida Announces General Manager, Food & Beverage Manager, and Controller/HR Manager [View PDF article]

October 2015
The Bay Harbor Hotel & Conference Center in Tampa Bay, Florida Turns Indpendent and Transforms Restaurant into Beach Bar [View PDF article]

October 2015
Oxford Capital Group, LLC Announces the Acquisition of the Bay Harbor Hotel & Conference Center in Tampa Bay, Florida [View PDF article]

August 2015
What’s Old is New: The Design & Architecture of the New Godfrey Hotel Boston [View PDF article]

March 2015
Hilton Worldwide Welcomes Chicago’s “LondonHouse” to Curio – A Collection by Hilton [View PDF article]

March 2015
The Godfrey Hotel Chicago Celebrates One Year Anniversary with Notable Achievements [View PDF article]

February 2015
Oxford Capital Group, LLC announces “LondonHouse” its new luxury lifestyle hotel on Chicago’s North Michigan Avenue [View PDF article]

November 2014
Oxford-Quadrum Venture Acquire Historic, Independent Hotel on Chicago’s Famed Michigan Avenue [View PDF article]

Spring 2014
Interiors: “Infinite Appeal” [View PDF article]

April, 2014
Crain’s Chicago Business: “Oxford, Sterling Bay Eye Opposite Approaches on Michigan Avenue” [View PDF article]

December 2013
In the Godfrey, We Truss: A Look at the Design for the New Godfrey Hotel Chicago [View PDF article]

September 2013
Discover Your Element at the Godfrey Hotel Chicago Opening February 2014 [View PDF article]

September, 2013
Real Estate BISNOW: “My Story: John Rutledge” [View PDF article]

September, 2013
The Wall Street Journal: “New Converts in U.S.: Hotels” [View PDF article]

September, 2013
The New York Times: “Tourists, Not Conventions, Feed Chicago Hotel Boom” [View PDF article]

August, 2013
The Chicago Sun Times: “Investment Groups Acquire Landmark 360 N. Michigan Office Building: Hotel Planned”  [View PDF article]

July, 2013
Crain’s Chicago Business: “Developers See Life on Rundown Stretch of Mighigan Avenue”  [View PDF article]

July, 2013
Marketwire Press Release: “Oxford Capital Group With Angelo, Gordon Unveil Plans for a New Lifestyle Hotel and Two Stories of Upscale Retail on Chicago’s Famed North Michigan Avenue”
[View PDF article]

April, 2013
Marina City Online: “A Kinder, Gentler Mies van der Rohe” [View PDF article]

April, 2013
Hotel News Now: “Oxford Goes Where Others Fear to Tread” [View PDF article]

September, 2012
Oxford announces remobilization of 127 W. Huron project to upscale boutique hotel

August, 2012
A venture led by Oxford Capital Group, LLC has purchased 59 Temple Place in Boston’s Downtown Crossing, with plans to develop a lifestyle hotel

May, 2012
Oxford acquires title to 127 W. Huron Street

February, 2012
Oxford’s Principals make investment in Top Golf

December, 2011
Oxford CEO makes investment in Aspen Club & Spa & Auberge Residences

June, 2011
A venture led by Oxford Capital Group, LLC has acquired the construction loan on the unfinished building at 127 W. Huron Street

December, 2010
Oxford Capital Group, LLC and Langham Hotels and Resorts announce plans to re-launch the development of a luxury hotel at Mies van der Rohe’s 330 N. Wabash (the former IBM Building)

November, 2010
Oxford Capital CEO makes an investment in Lakeshore Sport & Fitness

March, 2010
Hotel Felix Chicago named a Finalist for “2009 Redevelopment of the Year”

August, 2009
Hotel Felix Chicago nominated for the 2009 “Chicago Innovation Awards”

April 30, 2009
Oxford Capital Group, LLC’s Founder & CEO named 2009 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award Finalist… [View PDF article]

March, 2008
An Oxford Capital Group, LLC led venture has acquired a portion of the landmark 52-story IBM Building located at 330 North Wabash in downtown Chicago… [View PDF article]

December, 2007
The new owners, HCP Oxford OBG Wacker Property Company, LLC, plan to redevelop the property into an upscale boutique hotel, scheduled to open in early 2009… [View PDF article]

October, 2007
Over 300 guests help celebrate the grand opening of the Hotel Cass Mag Mile Chicago, a new boutique hotel owned by Oxford OBG Hospitality Investment Partners… [View PDF article]

September, 2007
The Hilton, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels and The Waldorf=Astoria Collection brands recognized the top development champions of 2006 during the 2007 Hilton Hotels Corporation Full-Service Brands Owners Summit, held September 24-26 in San Francisco. Hotel development awards across the brands were presented in four distinct categories: Best Conversion, Deal of the Year, Developer of the Year and Outstanding Achievement… [View PDF article]

April, 2007
The Upscale Doubletree® Brand Returns to Replant its Roots
in Chicago’s North Shore, as a multi-million dollar transformation is completed at the Doubletree Hotel & Conference Center in Skokie. Now celebrating its grand reopening, the 369-room full-service property located just minutes from downtown Chicago is now pleasantly filled with sophisticated design and services that discriminating business and leisure guests will welcome… [View PDF article]

January, 2007
“Chicago Investor Snaps Up Carolina Hotels for $70M”
In a move not so uncommon among hotel investors these days, Chicago-based Oxford Capital Group LLC has bought six hotels in the Carolinas from affiliates of Fowler Hospitality for about $70 million. All of the hotels are Marriotts, with two in Charleston, S.C., two in Columbia, S.C. and two in metro Charlotte, N.C. All together, the portfolio totals about 700 rooms… [View PDF article]

January, 2007
Hotel Online: News for the Hospitality Executive
“Firm based in Columbia sells six hotels”
Columbia-based Fowler Development has sold two hotels in Northeast Richland and four others in the Carolinas to a Chicago investment group for $70 million… [View PDF article]

January, 2007
Crain’s Chicago Business
“Oxford Capital acquires 6 hotels in Carolinas”
Chicago-based hotel investor Oxford Capital Group LLC has acquired six hotels in South and North Carolina for about $70 million… [View PDF article]