Jim Butler and Cathy Holmes were quoted in the Daily Journal article titled “EB-5 Gives Building Industry a Booster Shot,” regarding the financing of construction and development projects by the EB-5 visa program.
Jim Butler and Cathy Holmes were profiled in Real Estate BisNow. Jim was also interviewed on the topic of Chinese investment in U.S. real estate.
JMBM’s newly formed Chinese Investment Group was featured in a front-page Daily Journal article titled “China-Focused Practices Grow.” The article contained quotes from Jim Butler and Cathy Holmes.
Cathy Holmes was quoted in the North County Times (Escondido, CA) in the article “Luxury hotels may encounter trouble if economy dips again.” Cathy discusses the EB-5 immigration program, and its creation of many hotel deals involving Chinese investors.
Cathy Holmes’s article, “Hotel Joint Ventures: Four Keys to Success” was posted on Jim Butler’s Hotel Law Blog, and was picked up by ehotelier.com.
Jim Butler, Cathy Holmes and JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group were mentioned in the Daily Journal’s “Dealmakers” for representing Formosa International Hotels Corp. in its purchase of Regent Hotel Brand.
Jim Butler and Cathy Holmes were mentioned in Hotel News Resource in the article titled "Formosa International Hotels Confirms Acquisition of Regent." They were listed as providing legal counsel to Formosa in the transaction.
Cathy Holmes was quoted in the Nashville Post article, "Holes in the Model", regarding the financing of convention center hotels.
Cathy DeBono Holmes was mentioned in the Palm Beach Daily Business Review article “’Build America’ Bonds Triggered Wave of Public Offerings: Federal Stimulus Bonds Are Driving Business.” The article also appeared in the Broward Daily Business Review.
Catherine DeBono Holmes and Jim Butler were quoted in an article entitled, "Dealing With Escalating Costs, Green Pressure," which was published in the December 6, 2007 edition of Hotel & Management.com.