Most of the updates have been Raleigh specific, but here's an update on Durham's new 6 floor Aloft hotel which is on the American Tobacco Campus part of downtown, adjacent to the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC) and the AA Durham Bulls stadium complex:
On the west side of downtown is the new Residence Inn which is incorporating a historic McPherson hospitable building into the design:
"To accommodate growing demand for convention space in Durham, downtown will see the launch of four new hotels in 2015.
In total, more than 450 new rooms will be added through the construction process—joining the existent 187 rooms in the Marriott City Center, which is the only hotel in downtown Durham."
The other two hotels will be boutique hotels converted from existing buildings, including the historic Hill tower. Read more