Category: Assisted Living

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 »

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 »

New Senior Housing Investor Advances $250 Million Pipeline

Headed by former Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) chief John Rijos, CPF Living Communities is acting on its previously announced plans to invest $250 million in senior living properties over the next few years, following the company’s recent acquisition of a 350-unit facility in Topsham, Read More »

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 »