Real Hospitality Group signed on three properties in New York during the first quarter of 2011, increasing its portfolio by 9% in 2011.

The expansion includes the 110-room Fairfield Inn and Suites Manhattan Chelsea, the boutique 42-room Ascend Collection Solita Soho Hotel and the 82-unit Ocean Beach Resort in Montauk.

The group added 16 hotels, comprising 2,577 rooms, to its portfolio between July and December 2010.