Category: CCRCs

How CCRCs Drive Referrals by Courting Seniors’ Financial Planners

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Senior living in the United States isn’t cheap, and average prices have been rising each year. And with with continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) in particular having hefty price tags, these senior living providers increasingly may find financial planners to be invaluable referral sources. The Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/30/15)

Ventana by Buckner

(Ventana by Buckner – Photo courtesy of Buckner Retirement Services) Construction: Planned Buckner Senior Living Reveals Renderings of Dallas High-Rise CCRC Texas-based Buckner Senior Living, a not-for-profit organization that is part of Buckner International, recently revealed new renderings of its latest project: a high-rise continuing Read More »

Must Reads: Broken Promises in Assisted Living, Health Care’s Weakest Link

Top news organizations around the country recently ran these must-read stories related to senior housing. How a Retirement Community is Embracing the Internet of Things—Episcopal Senior Communities is one of the senior living providers turning to pendant technology to monitor residents’ whereabouts, as well as Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/23/15)

Stonecroft Health Campus - Mainstreet & Trilogy Health Services

(Stonecroft Health Campus in Bloomington, Ind. — Photo courtesy of Mainstreet and Trilogy Health Services) Construction: Planned Benchmark Senior Living to Break Ground in Woburn, Mass. The Wellesley, Mass.-based operator will break ground on their newest senior living community, Benchmark Senior Living at Woburn, on July Read More »

How Pricing of Services Can Make or Break Senior Living Operations

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Amenities can help senior living providers differentiate themselves from their competition, but they can also leech revenue and silently drain cash flow if not priced adequately. And the issue might only become more pressing given the market: Senior living providers today are tasked with providing Read More »

These are the Highest Paying CCRC Jobs in 2015

Salaries for employees at continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) have been climbing steadily year after year, providing yet another token of the sector’s ongoing financial recovery, suggests recent salary and wage data. CCRC salaries for management positions have been rising over the years, now getting near Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/16/15)

McShane Construction - Heartis Assisted Living and Memory Care

(Heartis Assisted Living and Memory Care — Photo courtesy of McShane Construction Company) Construction: Planned Integral Senior Living Begins Development on Santaluz, Calif. Community Carlsbad, Calif.-based Integral Senior Living this week announced it has broken ground on the development of its newest community, Santaluz Senior Living Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/9/15)

The Residence at Brookside

(The Residence at Brookside — Photo Courtesy of Congress Building Corp.) Construction: Planned New Silverado Community Granted Approval in Wash. Irvine, Calif.-based operator Silverado this week announced that it has received unanimous approval from the Cordata Design Review Board to build an 80-unit memory care Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/2/15)


Construction: Planned St. Louis Community Plans $14.6 million Renovation and Construction Projects Nazareth Living Center, a 140-bed skilled nursing facility and 150-bed assisted living community in St. Louis, is planning a renovation and the construction of an assisted living facility—a project that will cost $14.6 Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (6/25/15)

Photo 2 Chateau Waters Kitchen and Living Space

(Chateau Waters Kitchen and Living Space – Photo Courtesy of Chateau Waters) Construction: Planned Northern Calif. Provider Closes Land Deal for 173-Unit Project Northern California Presbyterian Homes and Services (NCPHS) last week announced it has officially closed on an $11.2 million purchase of land in Read More »