“We are very satisfied with the completion of our unsecured credit facility,” said Company Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Stuart Becker. “We continue to see opportunities to acquire additional strategic hotels. Thus, expanding our financing capacity with a more flexible unsecured credit facility, while reducing our financing costs, is very positive for our company.”
About Summit Hotel Properties
Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. is a publicly traded real estate investment trust focused primarily on acquiring and owning premium-branded select-service hotels in the upscale and upper midscale segments of the lodging industry. As of October 14, 2013, the Company’s portfolio consisted of 94 hotels with a total of 11,136 guestrooms located in 24 states.
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