Category: CCRCs

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/28/16)

Solana Mount Pleasant Rendering

(Rendering of Solana Mount Pleasant, an independent, assisted living and memory care community being developed by Formation Development Group in Mount Pleasant, S.C.) Construction: Planned Formation Development Group Obtains Zoning for S.C. Project Formation Development Group, an Atlanta-based senior living developer and investor, has obtained zoning Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/21/16)

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(Thrive at Beachwalk, a 125-unit senior living community operated by Thrive Senior Living in Fort Myers, Fla.) Construction: Planned Welltower, Hines Acquire Site to Develop NYC Senior Living Community The New York offices of international real estate firm Hines and Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN), this Read More »

As Construction Costs Rise, Senior Housing Developers Target ‘Livable Spaces’

As senior housing providers strive to distinguish themselves from marketplace competitors, while simultaneously trying to keep costs down, some are shifting their approach when it comes to investing development dollars into their communities. Senior housing developers are still bullish on new development, despite data showing Read More »

‘Life Plan Community’ Versus ‘CCRC’ Debate Lives On

Months after the introduction of the phrase life plan community as an alternative to the traditional continuing care retirement community (CCRC) terminology, it seems there’s still sharp industry disagreement over which is the term of choice. The name change followed a two-year process spearheaded by LeadingAge Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/7/16)

Construction: Planned Autumn Senior Living, Lindell Investments Plan $24 Million Community in Fla. Gulf Coast assisted living developer Autumn Senior Living and Lindell Investments, a Tampa-based real estate developer, have finalized plans to begin construction on a new assisted living and memory care campus in Read More »

Top 10 States for Life Plan Communities

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To find a robust selection of retirement communities, better head to Pennsylvania, Ohio or California. That’s because of 1,954 life plan communities (also called continuing care retirement communities, or CCRCs) scattered across the country, 197 are located in Pennsylvania, 150 in Ohio and 133 in California, Read More »

Continuing Care at Home Models Add Insurance Benefit

Watch out retirement villages, there’s a new care model in town. While the demographics are consistently strong for senior housing demand in the future—with 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 every day—the majority of adults want to age at home, and senior housing providers are starting Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/31/16)

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(Project rendering of HarborChase of the Park Cities, a Silverstone Healthcare Company senior living community in Dallas, TX) Construction: Planned Berry College Announces Name for New CCRC Berry College, a school that is planning to build a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Mount Berry, Ga., Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/24/16)

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(Sagewood, a Life Plan community in Phoenix, Ariz. – Photo courtesy of Lavidge public relations) Construction: Planned Certus Senior Living Plans $12 Million Fla. Memory Care Facility Certus Senior Living expects to break ground this summer on a new $12 million, 64-unit memory care community in Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/10/16)

The Arlington (courtesy Lutheran Life Communities)

(The Arlington of Naples Retirement Community in Naples, Fla. – Photo courtesy of Lutheran Life Communities) Construction: Planned Primrose Retirement Communities Plans Ark. Assisted Living, Memory Care Project Aberdeen, S.D.-based Primrose Retirement Communities, LLC, this week announced plans to begin construction on a 98-unit assisted living Read More »