A Place for Mom Launches National Senior Living Price Index

Prospective residents and their families can now get a better idea of how much senior living costs in their region via a new national price index from A Place for Mom (APFM). The nation’s largest senior living referral service on Wednesday released its first National Read More »

As Providers Ready for Baby Boom, Senior Housing Set to ‘Explode’

Senior care providers have long been tasked with anticipating the wants, needs and preferences of tomorrow’s resident. But now, they’ll have to re-imagine what maturity and growing older really means as they prepare for the new wave of their most demanding consumers. But it’s not Read More »

Tech Makes Senior Living a Preferred Player in ACOs

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Technology will not only be a differentiator for the senior living operators who adopt it, but it will also be the catalyst in forging partnerships within Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). Such was the sentiment among a panel of senior living executives during last Thursday’s Senior Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/19/15)

Construction: Planned Carriage Hill Assisted Living to Break Ground Next Week Carriage Hill Assisted Living will break ground on a new assisted living facility in Madbury, New Hampshire on March 26, the company said in a release. The 24-bed facility will feature architectural features in Read More »

Webinar: Senior Housing Mergers & Acquisitions Outlook 2015

More than $25 billion in senior housing real estate transactions occurred in 2014 alone. And while 2015 isn’t even through its first quarter yet, the competitive landscape for senior housing acquisitions continues to heat up as existing owners look to build their portfolios and drive Read More »

Canadian Developer to Launch $2 Billion Senior Housing Pipeline

A Quebec-based developer and manager of 26 retirement complexes has unveiled a five-year investment plan valued at $2 billion that will build 30 new residential complexes for seniors in the Greater Montreal region. Speaking last week at the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal’s strategic Read More »

Consolidation to Rise for Non-Profit Senior Living Operators in 2015

Senior care acquisitions shattered records last year. And now just two months into 2015, senior housing is leading the way when it comes to mergers, acquisitions and affiliations in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. Senior housing and care represented more than 280 transaction totaling Read More »

The Secrets to Growing Senior Living Sales, Occupancy

A constantly evolving senior housing market presents a wealth of opportunity for operators to drive revenue growth and move the needle when it comes to occupancy. But it all has to start with a finely tuned sales and marketing strategy, according to a panel of Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/12/15)

Construction: Planned Senior Lifestyle Corp. to Break Ground on New Fla. Community Chicago-based Senior Lifestyle Corporation announced last week it will break ground this spring on its newest community, The Sheridan at Cooper City, a 111-unit assisted living and memory care facility in Cooper City, Read More »

Apple Targets Aging’s Chronic Diseases in New Tech Launch


No stranger to health-related apps and fitness tracking technology, Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ: APPL) this week announced its newest endeavor in the health care arena. And it’s using the iPhone to gather health metrics and create diagnostics on many ailments of aging such as heart disease Read More »