The B&B Team in the Press
As leaders in the Innkeeping industry, Peter Scherman and Rick Wolf of The B&B Team®, Inn Consultants and Brokers have been sought out over the years by national publications for opinions and insights about the unique lodging industry, the people in it, and the forces that affect it. Below is a sampling.
Press Coverage of The B&B Team
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With two recent acquisitions, Lark Hotels now owns four historic inns, in Kennebunkport’s residential historic district and packaged as the Kennebunkport Captain’s Collection. Asking prices over $3 million were found to limit the buyer pool.
Despite uncertainty in the stock market and “the chaos” of national politics, he’s bullish on the lodging industry. The market will remain robust as buyers continue to seek opportunities in Maine.
Recent sales of The Inn On Carleton and The Inn at English Meadows suggest there’s plenty of interest from aspiring innkeepers in taking over historic properties from sellers ready to retire.
In an unusual transaction, a property package involving two neighboring 19th century inns under one ownership was split between two separate buyers.
Interview with Rick Wolf on how Maine B&B owner/innkeepers are increasingly coming from outside the state.
An in-depth interview with The B&B Team.
Includes tips from Peter Scherman on best practices for due diligence about the regulations and financial implications of starting your bed and breakfast business.
Features innkeeper interest market analysis and growth in seminar presentations from Peter Scherman.
Includes opinion from Peter Scherman and Rick Wolf on Airbnb on B&B brand infringement on and how its participants should be held to the same standards of accountability as bed & breakfast innkeepers.
Features B&B market analysis and history by Peter Scherman.
Includes bed and breakfast industry analysis and opinion on increases in B&B inn ownership by the Baby Boom Generation by Peter Scherman.
References the “AirBnB: Friend or Foe?” article written by Peter Scherman and Rick Wolf.
Features commentary from Rick Wolf on how banks approach financing a bed & breakfast purchase.
Commentary article by Peter Scherman and Rick Wolf on why regulation should be incorporated into the sharing economy as it continues to grow.
Includes coverage of the presentation made by Peter Scherman and Rick Wolf on the needs, wants and buying power of the Millenial generation.
By Jennifer Grosser
Features information about how Rick & Janet Wolf and the B&B Team are committed to helping potential innkeepers find properties, and provide training seminars and other resources.
Includes the history of how Peter Scherman and Rick Wolf formed The B&B Team along with recommendations for finding, buying and running a successful bed and breakfast inn.
Features commentary from Peter Scherman on the 4.6 million dollar pricing rationale for sale of Inn Above Onion Creek
Includes comments from Peter Scherman on the ins and outs for innkeepers when they begin holding wedding events at the B&B.
Features commentary from Rick Wolf on the B&B market and tips for what prospective innkeepers need to consider.