Introducing the 2020 Changemakers Class

The world is a very different place compared to when we introduced our first class of Changemakers in 2019. Today, the need for transformative leadership in senior living remains more critical than ever in a rapidly changing health care and housing landscape. With this as the backdrop, we’re pleased to introduce our 2020 class of […]

Covid-19 Bulletin: The Case Against ‘Indiscriminate’ Testing Mandates; Assisted Living Excluded from $5B in Nursing Home Aid

Senior Housing News recognizes the seriousness of the Covid-19 pandemic, so we will be updating this bulletin to keep you apprised of the latest developments, focusing on news and information that we identify as especially pertinent to senior living. The team at SHN knows how important your work is right now; we thank you and […]

Belmont Village President: Crisis Breeds Innovation, Opportunities

Like senior living providers across the nation, Belmont Village has been tested by the coronavirus pandemic. Yet, despite increased costs and operational complexities, Covid-19 is also spurring innovation and could present growth opportunities for the Houston-based provider, according to President Mercedes Kerr. After a decade with Toledo, Ohio-based real estate investment trust Welltower (NYSE: WELL), […]

Senior Living Providers Fear Hardest Weeks of Covid-19 Lie Ahead

Senior living providers have responded to enormous challenges since the Covid-19 pandemic reached the United States in mid-March, but the hardest weeks might now lie ahead. “I do think that the next 30 days are going to be the most crucial time for our company,” Milo Pinkerton, founder and CEO of Heritage Senior Living, told […]

Moody’s: Bond Defaults Loom As Covid-19 Hits Senior Housing Hard

No other U.S. public finance sector has been hurt more by the Covid-19 pandemic than senior housing and care, according to Moody’s Investor Service. “While many hospitals, entities with bonds secured by taxes frozen during the economic shutdown, and other types of enterprises are seeing some pinch, no other sector has seen the singular confluence […]

KT Urban, Related, Atria To Create Silicon Valley Senior Housing With Affordable Component

Real estate developer KT Urban is partnering with Related Companies and Atria Senior Living to bring a mixed-use project to Cupertino, California. Plans for the Westport Cupertino project call for 88 townhomes and 206 senior living units, KT Urban Partner Shawn Milligan told Senior Housing News. The project also will involve a 20,000-square-foot retail component, […]