JMH Development, Mettle Property Group Plan Dual-Branded Hotel in LIC

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY—JMH Development and Mettle Property Group have inked a franchise agreement with Hilton Worldwide for the development of a dual-branded hotel located here at 36-20 Steinway St.

The project will include an extended-stay Homewood Suites by Hilton and an upper-midscale Hampton Inn by Hilton.

 “As we expand our portfolio and continue to grow our hospitality arm, we look to work with leading brands that share the same vision and are committed to delivering quality and enduring properties.” said Jason Halpern, principle of JMH Development.

The dual-branded hotel will be designed by Gene Kaufman of Gene Kaufman Architects and will include 289 hotel rooms consisting of 187 Hampton Inn keys and 102 Homewood Suites keys. The property will offer a private roof deck, lobby bar, fitness center, meeting rooms and feature 18,000 sq. ft. of retail space.

The property is slated to open in 2018.