Category: Assisted Living

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/5/15)

Construction: Planned PinPoint Commercial Announces New High-Tech Project for Santa Fe Houston, Texas-based developer PinPoint Commercial this week announced the development of The Legacy at Santa Fe, a new technologically-advanced senior living facility located within the Aldea master-planned community. Construction will begin as early as Read More »

From Sunrise to Startup: Tiffany Tomasso, Kensington Senior Living


When former Sunrise executive Tiffany Tomasso launched Kensington Senior Living five years ago, her career in senior housing came full circle. Along the way, a number of people have influenced her career path. In fact, relationships have been one of the secrets to her success. Read More »

Must Reads: Govt Should Curb Dementia Drugs in Assisted Living

Top news organizations around the country recently ran these must-read stories related to senior housing. GAO Report Urges Fewer Antipsychotic Drugs for Dementia Patients — People with dementia living in assisted living facilities or other non-nursing home settings have a 1 in 7 chance of Read More »

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Chicago Pacific Founders

Marcus & Millichap Announce $13.8 Million Sale of Ohio ALF Mark Myers, Joshua Jandris and Charles Hilding of Marcus & Millichap Institutional Property Advisors represented the seller in a transaction that closed recently, involving an 82-unit assisted living and memory care facility in Canton, Ohio. Read More »

Operator Finds Sweet Spot for High-End LGBT Senior Housing Launch

Dining hall

While the senior housing industry has given way to a plethora of niche communities that cater to various facets of life, a particular lifestyle model is rising to the top with style—one that has a California senior housing operator eyeing significant opportunity following its launch Read More »

The Highest Paying Jobs in Assisted Living for 2014

As assisted living gets a face-lift with innovative and more affordable models coming into the space, providers’ management teams are also seeing some changes — namely, in their salaries.  The top positions at assisted living communities nationwide saw pay increases ranging between 1% and 3% in Read More »

Best of Assisted Living Design 2014: The Boutique ‘Hotel’


Nobody knows the ebbs and flows of the economy like Eugene, Oregon-based Waterford Grand. Looking at the community today — with its elegant finishes, upscale amenities and a fresh design perspective — you may not know it has been more than seven years in the Read More »

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Love Funding, CNL Healthcare Properties

Love Funding Secures $13.6M Refinancing For Calif. Affordable Senior Housing  Love Funding closed a $13.6 million refinancing loan for Sunset Normandie Towers, a 148-unit Section 8 senior living facility in Los Angeles, Calif. The financing was secured by Senior Director Artin Anvar of Love Funding’s Read More »

10 Most Expensive Places for Assisted Living: DC Tops Again

Assisted living care is most expensive on the East Coast and in Washington, D.C. in particular, according to newly released data that confirms prior findings.  The average one-bedroom monthly rate for assisted living is $8,127 in the nation’s capital, according to the 2014 Cost of Read More »

Developer Banking on 30-Property Affordable Senior Housing Pipeline


One year after the successful launch of its first community, All American Assisted Living, an affiliate of Kaplan Development Group, LLC, is eyeing a 20- to 30-property pipeline of its affordable senior housing model. Its second All American community, located in Raynham, Mass., is expected Read More »