Hersha Hospitality Trust Announces Recent New York City and Connecticut Transactions

Hersha Hospitality Trust (AMEX: HT), owner of nationally franchised premium full service and limited service hotels, today announced several transactions in the metro New York City market. On June 1, the Company finalized the acquisition of the newly opened 70-room Hotel 373, located at 373 Fifth Avenue at 35th Street, in midtown Manhattan for $28.0 million.