Case Studies

MARKET AND FINANCIAL ANALYSIS AND HOTEL OPERATOR SEARCH FOR A NEW RESORT DEVELOPMENT IN SIERRA LEONE

A Sierra Leone development company approached ILM to seek market, financial and concept development advice for a new resort hotel and real estate development in Sierra Leone. ILM worked closely with the architects and master planners to compile a market driven facility mix that would meet current identified demand and provide a viable return on the investment.  Full funding documentation was prepared and appropriate hotel operators attracted to the project. ILM continues to provide development management services to the project, taking the role of client representative at design meetings.

MARKET AND FINANCIAL ANALYSIS AND DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES TO A MAJOR RESORT DEVELOPMENT IN ALGARVE PORTUGAL

A British developer commissioned ILM to work alongside the master planners and architects of WATG to help define a concept for a new resort close to Silves in the Algarve; provide a market demand and financial feasibility study and assist in the introduction  of finance and a branded hotel operator to the project. This project will be the first gated community development within the hinterland of the Algarve and will comprise a five star hotel operated by one of the major international hotel groups.  A signature golf course is to be provided to assist in positioning this resort among the best within the Region.