Transactions & Financings: Ziegler Closes $76M Financing, Cadence Living Acquires 3 Communities

Ziegler Closes $76M Series 2018 Financing Ziegler closed a $75,555,000 Series 2018 financing package on behalf of Broadmead, a nonprofit Maryland corporation. The Series 2018 tax-exempt bonds were issued through the Maryland Health and Higher Educational Facilities Authority. The Series 2018 Bonds are rated “BBB+” with a stable outlook from Fitch. Broadmead is situated on 94 […]

Ensign Announces Flurry Of New Senior Housing Acquisitions Following Strong Q3

The Ensign Group (NYSE: ENSG) has bulked up its senior housing portfolio in recent weeks. The Mission Viejo, California-based senior care operator on Thursday announced the acquisition of Rock Creek of Ottawa, a post-acute care retirement campus with 93 skilled nursing beds, 71 assisted living units and 24 independent living units located in Ottawa, Kansas. The acquisition is […]

Senior Housing And Care Deal Value Drops In Q3

Deals involving health care assets topped 250 transactions for the fifth straight quarter, but deal volume and value both saw double digit year-to-year declines, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (NYSE: PWC). Long-term care paced the activity, with 102 deals — 39% of total volume. However, deal value for long-term care transactions was down […]

Transactions & Financings: HJ Sims Closes $250M Package; OnShift Lands Equity Investment

HJ Sims Completes Two Financing Packages Totaling $250.4 Million Capital Package For Dallas CCRC Community HJ Sims completed a $154.3 million financing package for Legacy Midtown Park (Legacy), a Jewish-sponsored, not-for-profit, start-up rental CCRC located in Dallas, Texas, and managed by Legacy Senior Communities. The package includes a $69.9 million bond underwriting, $70.5 million financing, and […]

Transactions & Financings: HJ Sims Closes $250M Package; OnShift Lands Equity Investment

HJ Sims Completes Two Financing Packages Totaling $250.4 Million Capital Package For Dallas CCRC Community HJ Sims completed a $154.3 million financing package for Legacy Midtown Park (Legacy), a Jewish-sponsored, not-for-profit, start-up rental CCRC located in Dallas, Texas, and managed by Legacy Senior Communities. The package includes a $69.9 million bond underwriting, $70.5 million financing, and […]

Senior Housing Execs Expect No Slowdown in M&A Activity Next Year

Many senior housing executives believe there will be a healthy amount of mergers and acquisitions in the year ahead. That’s according to a new survey from Capital One, a financial holding company headquartered in McLean, Virginia. This year’s take on the annual survey included responses from 147 senior housing and long-term care executives. Nearly all — 92% […]

Senior Housing Execs Expect No Slowdown in M&A Activity Next Year

Many senior housing executives believe there will be a healthy amount of mergers and acquisitions in the year ahead. That’s according to a new survey from Capital One, a financial holding company headquartered in McLean, Virginia. This year’s take on the annual survey included responses from 147 senior housing and long-term care executives. Nearly all — 92% […]

The Age of Scale in Senior Housing is Just Beginning

The age of the single senior housing community operator is going the way of the dodo and the dinosaur. Operators handling 10 or more properties account for 43% of all units in operation, according to data from the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC), which revealed the data on the final day […]

Transactions & Financings: New Senior’s $720M Refinancing, American House Enters Ohio

New Senior Closes $720 Million Refinancing New Senior Investment Group completed the refinancing of a $720 million secured loan from with Freddie Mac arranged through KeyBank Real Estate Capital. The loan has a seven-year term and bears interest at LIBOR plus 232 basis points, an improvement of approximately 170 basis points, or $12 million annually, versus […]

Transactions & Financings: New Senior’s $720M Refinancing, American House Enters Ohio

New Senior Closes $720 Million Refinancing New Senior Investment Group completed the refinancing of a $720 million secured loan from with Freddie Mac arranged through KeyBank Real Estate Capital. The loan has a seven-year term and bears interest at LIBOR plus 232 basis points, an improvement of approximately 170 basis points, or $12 million annually, versus […]