Category: CCRCs

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 Biggest Opportunities, Threats for Nonprofit CCRCs

From a resurgence of the independent living product to expansion opportunities and a positive economic outlook, not-for-profit continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) face an optimistic future. In fact, optimism has increased significantly from years past, according to the latest annual benchmark survey produced by specialty investment Read More »

Consolidation to Rise for Non-Profit Senior Living Operators in 2015

Senior care acquisitions shattered records last year. And now just two months into 2015, senior housing is leading the way when it comes to mergers, acquisitions and affiliations in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. Senior housing and care represented more than 280 transaction totaling Read More »

Where Walmart Meets Health Care, Senior Living Must Find Its Place

Senior living leaders recognize the importance of forging strong ties with hospitals and health care systems, but it appears many operators have been complacent and might now lack the tools to seize on partnership opportunities that would give them a competitive edge in a brand Read More »

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 »