5% increase in occupancy
, passing 66%, in addition to 11.
Prior studies show that occupants' behavior, occupancy
rate, and occupants' presence/absence effect building energy consumption.
There are a number of methods researchers and building operators use to measure occupancy
for various purposes and at various resolutions.
The report mentioned that Medina s hotels are the highest ranking for occupancy
rate, in comparison with hotels of any other city in the Kingdom, with room occupancy
rate of 69.
Ho Chi Minh City had the fastest-growing occupancy
costs during this period, up 94%.
In skilled nursing, however, the median occupancy
rate declined from 88 percent during the fourth quarter to 87 percent during the first quarter of 2005.
rates dropped slightly from the third quarter of 2003.
Thirteen markets also posted a 30% or greater increase in occupancy
costs over the last year, according to the survey.
The best-operated assisted living companies, those referred to as "Class A" properties, are achieving occupancy
rates above 90 percent and are attracting excellent pricing from lenders and buyers, according to Mullen.
One reason nursing home occupancy
levels have not continued to slide is that there are fewer beds to fill.
Cost is $2,695 per person, double occupancy
, including round-trip air fare from Los Angeles, accommodations, daily breakfast and some dinners, sightseeing and motorcoach transportation.