When it comes to the nation's biggest cities, Denver's experienced the biggest year-over-year jump in new hotel room construction

According to hotel research firm STR, there's been an 85.9 percent increase in new Denver hotel room construction from 2015 to 2016, which tops bigger cities like New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.

There are now 4,470 new hotel rooms under construction this year, up from 2,404 that were under construction in September 2015. Right now, there are 44,437 hotel rooms in Denver, according to STR.

New York leads the nation with 16,462 hotel rooms under construction in September.

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