|RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) is a real estate investment trust (REIT). RLJ is a hotel investment company focused on acquiring branded, focused-service and compact full-service hotels. As of December 31, 2012, the Company, through wholly-owned subsidiaries, owned 100% of the interests in 144 hotels and a 95% interest in one hotel. Its 145 hotels are made up of 21,617 suites/rooms and are located in 21 states and the District of Columbia. The Company invests in focused-service and compact full-service hotels, which typically generate most of its revenue from room rentals, have limited food and beverage outlets and meeting space. In August 2013, the Company acquired the 78-room Residence Inn Atlanta Midtown Historic (the Hotel) located in Atlanta, GA. In October 2013, it acquired the 106-room SpringHill Suites Portland Hillsboro.