Interview: Why Innovation is the Future of Senior Living

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While senior living rides a growth wave into an innovative new era, one provider has quietly expanded its portfolio of properties to provide housing and care for seniors while keeping costs to residents low. At its helm is John Goodman, chairman of The Goodman Group, Read More »

Senior Living Gains Investor Appeal, But Best is Yet to Come

For many years, senior housing real estate was viewed as a niche investment that appealed more to experienced real estate professionals and those who understood well the health care operations involved in such an investment type. But of late, Health Care REIT (NYSE: HCN), Ventas (NYSE: Read More »

[Update] CVS to Buy Omnicare in $12.7 Billion Deal

Omnicare Inc. (NYSE: OCR), the nation’s largest long-term care pharmacy provider, will be acquired by CVS Health Corp., Bloomberg News first reported Wednesday. The deal was confirmed early Thursday and will net an enterprise value for Omnicare of $12.7 billion, including $2.3 billion in debt. Omnicare has Read More »

Dished: Generational Divide Plays Out in Senior Living Dining

Staffing. It’s a major consideration for most operators, comprising a bulk of resources that go not only to hiring, but to training and retention of qualified senior living employees. Dining is no exception. Many providers have recently implemented programs to target and recruit the best Read More »

Most Read: Winning the Senior Housing Development Game

In case you missed them… here are the top headlines grabbing Senior Housing News readers’ attention this week.  How to Play — And Win — the Senior Living Development Game—Development opportunities continue to attract both brand new senior living players as well as existing operators Read More »

Prudential Raises $629 Million for New Senior Housing Investment Fund

Prudential Real Estate Investors is no stranger to senior housing investments, and its latest capital raise for investing in the sector has well exceeded its target, netting $629 million to be deployed. The completed fund, Senior Housing Partners V, follows a series of funds launched under Read More »

Announcing the 2015 Senior Housing News Chicago Summit—Purchase Now!

Senior Housing News is pleased to announce the 4th annual Senior Housing News Summit, taking place July 16 in downtown Chicago. Don’t miss this one-day event that will bring you business insight and access to leading executives in the senior living industry. Purchase your ticket Read More »

Most Read: Why Senior Living Must Change Dramatically

In case you missed them… here are the top headlines grabbing Senior Housing News readers’ attention this week.  Why Senior Living Must Change ‘Dramatically’ by 2050—A demographic shift is coming, and America is not prepared for its housing needs. Such is the take of researcher Read More »

How One Developer is Creating The New Affordable Senior Housing

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While many existing operators have tried to create a more affordable senior housing product for those who can’t spring for the average senior living monthly rent or buy-in fee, many have faced challenges, spurring new models of both development and finance. Now, one entrant new Read More »

Why Senior Living Must Change ‘Dramatically’ by 2050

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Ideas abound about the future of senior living—what it will look like, where it will be located, and whether it will take the form of the traditional communities of the past. Certainly today’s innovators in senior living are interested not just in what works today, Read More »