Category: Senior Housing

Editor’s Picks: Ventas’ Debra Cafaro for The Leadership Series

This week, the Senior Housing News team assembled in Washington, D.C. for SHN’s annual summit with industry folks. But our readers need not worry—our editorial elite in the newsroom covered the latest happenings from around the industry, including the latest leadership change at Senior Lifestyle Read More »

Senior Housing Finance Activity: NHI, Capital Funding

NHI Announces $14 Million Construction Mezzanine Loan National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE: NHI), a real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in sale-leaseback, joint-venture, mortgage and mezzanine financing of need-driven and discretionary senior housing and medical investments, has entered into a construction mezzanine loan commitment with its Read More »

Brookdale’s Activist Shareholder Sells Its Stake

Sandell Asset Management has exited its position in Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD), about one year after the firm publicly pushed the senior living provider to spin off its real estate assets to maximize shareholder value. New York-based Sandell Asset Management and Sandell Investment Services Read More »

REIT Share Prices Rise But Outlook Remains Mixed

As the stock market rallied around the news that the Federal Reserve would refrain from raising its benchmark interest rate in March, the senior housing industry saw some immediate short-term gains but remained in the midst of a shifting environment. The Central Bank’s Federal Open Read More »

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Ventas and Kindred’s LTAC Agreement

Kindred to Sell 12 LTAC Hospitals in Agreement with Ventas Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: KND) has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 12 long-term acute care (LTAC) hospitals to Curahealth, LLC, an affiliate of a private investment fund sponsored by Nautic Partners, LLC, for 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 »

Enlivant CEO: Provider to ‘Double Down’ with Growth in Core Markets


Following a blockbuster M&A year for the industry, one senior living provider is still charging forward with acquisitions. Chicago-based owner and operator Enlivant recently announced it closed on two senior housing communities in Georgia, bringing the company’s acquisition total up to 19 communities over the last Read More »

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Enlivant Expands in Georgia

Enlivant Acquires Two Georgia Communities Enlivant, a senior housing provider that operates almost 200 communities across 19 states, has acquired two senior living communities in Georgia, a state where the company already has an established presence. The communities were purchased for $10 million. The two Read More »

Brookdale CEO: Company Can Execute Rebuilding Plan in 2016

In the midst of a hit to its share value, Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) is hopeful that 2016 will be a turnaround year for the company, executives said last week.  Executives were quick to reassure investors that the stock price was off base compared Read More »

Capital Senior Living Strikes Deal with Shareholder Pushing for Sale

Business partners handshaking

After an ongoing fight between a disgruntled shareholder and one of the largest senior living operators, the parties have reached an agreement that involves the appointment of a new, independent board member. Capital Senior Living (NYSE: CSU) has seemingly settled its differences in an agreement Read More »