Dished: From Ritz to Retirement Dining, A Chef’s Perspective


Senior living dining has taken a turn in recent years—for the better. Cafeterias are no longer cutting it for the sophisticated and well-traveled residents of today’s senior living communities, and they are making way for restaurant-style dining and highly trained professional chefs. One of those Read More »

New Senior Living Operator Launches with 21 Properties Under Development


The founder of a successful senior living provider is serving as co-owner of a brand new operator that is setting its sights on a pipeline that will start with 21 new assisted living sites currently under development. First & Main, the new senior living operator, is in part Read More »

Most Read: Brookdale to Renovate 150 Former Emeritus Communities

In case you missed them… here are the top headlines grabbing Senior Housing News readers’ attention this week. Brookdale Banks on Renovating 150 Emeritus Communities in 2015—With detailed fourth quarter performance results forthcoming, Brookdale gave some indication by revising down its outlook for the coming Read More »

LCS Joint Venture Signals More Home Care Growth in Senior Living

The successful completion of a joint venture partnership between LCS and CareSouth means more growth ahead for home health across LCS’s portfolio of communities. This week, CareSouth completed its investment in the jointly-owned home health care business the companies have partnered on—a year earlier than Read More »

Best of 2014 Independent Living Design: Bringing The Outside World In

Shaker Pointe's Signature Round Barn

It may sound simple, but stressing community can make all the difference in building a new senior living campus. From amenities and spaces that are accessible to non-residents to fine architectural details that position the community as a fixture among its upstate New York landscape, Read More »

Health Care REIT Purchases 9-Property Benchmark Portfolio for $360 Million

Health Care REIT is purchasing a nine-property assisted living portfolio managed by Benchmark Senior Living from the current owner for $360 million, the Boston Globe first reported Thursday. The health care REIT is purchasing the properties—all located in New England—from a private real estate company, Boston-based Intercontinental Real Estate Read More »

Speakers Announced—Senior Housing Summit in Dallas


Senior Housing News is proud to announce the speakers for our first-ever Dallas-based event, focused exclusively on senior living operators. Get Your Ticket Now — Space is Limited Please join us March 12, 2015 at the Tower Club in Dallas, Texas for networking and discussion on Read More »

Operators Rally to Rename the CCRC

Continuing Care Retirement Community. It’s a 13-syllable moniker that has long held its place as the descriptor for hundreds of communities across the nation that provide a host of services and opportunities for people in their later years. But those in the business of operating Read More »

Webinar Last Chance: How to Launch an iPad Program in Senior Living

More than half the number of older Americans are now online and surfing the web, and they’re using some of the latest technologies to do so. Communities must offer connectivity in order to remain competitive. Join Senior Housing News for a free webinar Wednesday, January 21, Read More »

Most Read: Emeritus Co-Founder on What’s Next

In case you missed them, here are the top headlines grabbing Senior Housing News readers’ attention this week.  Please note: SHN will be observing the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday, January 19. We will resume our daily news schedule on Tuesday, January 20. Read More »