Leisure Real Estate Advisors Joins HBI

For immediate release
[KANSAS CITY, Missouri – June 6, 2022]

Leisure Real Estate Advisors Joins HBI

Hotel Brokers International (HBI), the hospitality industry’s leading hotel real estate sales organization, is pleased to announce that Brent Jaynes, Managing Director and co-founding member of Leisure Real Estate Advisors, LLC has joined their professional network of highly experienced lodging investment specialists. Leisure Real Estate Advisors is a full-service hospitality real estate investment and consulting firm located in Lenexa, Kansas (metro-Kansas City). The firm’s investment advisors are licensed in eight states including: Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and South Dakota and collectively, represents over $1.5 billion in transactions. Joining Mr. Jaynes in HBI membership are David Jones, Partner, and Nihar Patel, Senior Hospitality Advisor.

“We are pleased to add Leisure Real Estate Advisors to our network. Affiliation with HBI provides Mr. Jaynes and his colleagues increased market access, new opportunities with competitive advantages, privileged access to the network’s marketing platform, and industry education, training, and networking opportunities, said Ed Walsh, President of HBI. “HBI enjoys a long history of tapping the industry’s most experienced and knowledgeable brokers; Leisure Real Estate Advisors continues that standard while growing our presence in the Midwest,” continued Walsh.

Mr. Jaynes has more than 30 years of experience in investment real estate and hotel brokerage and has achieved CoStar Power Broker status in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 and a Platinum Broker Award 2022 from CREXI. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Kansas Association of Realtors, Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors, CCIM Kansas City chapter, and KCRAR Commercial Investment division.

Leisure Real Estate Advisors is based in metro Kansas City and has a specialty concentration in the marketing and sale of hotels by providing exclusive representation to owners of hotel real estate. With over 110 years of collective hospitality experience, the company has become one of the premier hotel brokerage firms in the Midwest and the country and has been recognized by Hotel Business and Hotel Management magazines for its performance.

Founded in 1959, Hotel Brokers International members lead the industry in hotel real estate sales. HBI brokers have successfully negotiated more than 11,000 hotel real estate transactions and consistently account for the largest share of all select-service and economy hotel sales in the United States. HBI is the founder and administrator of the Certified Hotel Broker Program, the real estate industry’s only professional designation program for hotel brokers. In addition to hospitality real estate advisory services, HBI offers affiliate membership to professionals in allied fields, including franchising, lending, appraisals, and investment services. For more information about HBI, HBI members and their hotel listings or to become a broker or affiliate member, visit www.hbihotels.com.



Brent Jaynes, Managing Director

Leisure Real Estate Advisors, LLC
Lenexa, Kansas
913.499.4731 | bjaynes@leisurerealestate.com

Glenda J. Webb, Executive Director

Hotel Brokers International
Kansas City, Missouri
816.505.4315 | gwebb@hbihotels.com

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