Category: CCRCs

Most Read: Memory Care in 2025, 3D Printing Meets Senior Living

In case you missed them … here are the top headlines grabbing Senior Housing News readers’ attention this week: 5 Ways Memory Care Will Change By 2025—Senior housing providers recognize the rapidly growing need for memory care services. Yet, the future will bring not only Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/16/15)

Construction: Planned CA Ventures Planning Assisted Living Project in Kansas City Area Chicago-based real estate investment, development and management firm CA Ventures gained approval from the Overland Park Planning Commission this week for a special-use permit and final development plan for a 116-bed assisted living Read More »

CCRCs Bank on Apple Watch to Improve Resident Care

The much-hyped Apple Watch hits stores next week and one nonprofit provider of hospitals and continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) is gearing up by offering a new version of its electronic health record app specifically tailored for the new device. To better connect patients with Read More »

Must Reads: Slinging Heroin in Senior Housing, CCRC Tax Benefits

Top news organizations around the country recently ran these must-read stories related to senior housing. Harrisburg Police Discover Drug Activity in Senior Living Apartments—High-rise senior living apartments in Pennsylvania’s capital are a hotbed of the local heroin trade, police say. The problem is a combination Read More »

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/9/15)

Construction: Planned Big Rock Partners, Millennium Real Estate Group Plan $25 Million Community Big Rock Partners, a national real estate investment management and development firm based in Beverly Hills, Calif., and its joint venture partner Millennium Real Estate Group, of Port Royal, S.C., this week Read More »

ACTS to Invest $300 Million in Revamping CCRC Portfolio

ACTS Retirement-Life Communities isn’t one to let any grass grow under its feet. And the organization’s latest investment is a testament to its strategy to consistently revamp its continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) with an eye toward the future.  The Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based organization, the largest 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 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 »