Category: CCRCs

NHI Ups CCRC Game with $154 Million LCS Deal

Tennessee-based National Health Investors (NYSE: NHI) is executing on plans to sharpen its focus on continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), eyeing heightened demand and improving market fundamentals to drive investments. In February, NHI finalized a previously announced $154.5 million loan commitment to both recapitalize and 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 »

The New Urban CCRC: A Smaller, Smarter Senior Living Option

The Stayton at Museum Way

As the economy has rebounded from the financial crisis, continuing care retirement communities again have started opening in city centers. These gleaming new communities signal the renewed strength of the senior housing market, but questions remain as to how much CCRC development to expect in 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 »

Best Senior Living Repositioning 2014: Hospitality-Meets-Rehab

MyRehab Center - Main Entrance at Night

Providing senior care services in the same area for over a century merits a certain reputation. It also warrants the entire rebirth of an organization, from the services provided to the physical campus itself. Such was the undertaking of Lutheran Life Communities, an Illinois-based not-for-profit Read More »

CCRC Monthly Fees Projected to Rise 3% in 2015

Continuing care retirement community monthly fees will increase by about the same percentage this year as in 2014, according to data recently distributed by investment bank Ziegler.  The average annual change in monthly fees for 2015 will be 3.06%, Ziegler stated in its Z-News compendium 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 »

Best of CCRC Design 2014: Fitting Into the Master Planned Community

Main entrance courtyard

Building a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) that seamlessly integrates within a broader multi-generational neighborhood is the future of senior housing development, but not many developers have accomplished this—yet. Generations at Agritopia, the 2014 Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Award-winning CCRC, fits snugly into Read More »

How One CCRC Is Reinventing Itself After 50 Years

Rowntree Gardens in Stanton, Calif.

In today’s increasingly sophisticated senior housing market, providers are constantly tasked with finding ways to differentiate while still remaining competitive in the services and programming they provide. For those providers, especially not-for-profit continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), that have been in the business for half Read More »

Most Read: New Year, New Opportunities—Top Senior Housing Trends for 2015

In case you missed it, here are the top headlines that grabbed the attention of Senior Housing News readers this week: The Top 10 Senior Housing Trends for 2015—A new year brings new opportunities. Check out the top senior housing industry trends in 2015, from Read More »