How Headwaters Group is Pushing Ahead on Active Adult, Learning from Greystar to Build Strong Brand

The Headwaters Group is forging ahead with its active adult strategy in 2024, emerging as a growing player in an increasingly competitive sector. “2024 is the year of building,” Headwaters’ Managing Partner Ben Burke said. “We are going to be breaking ground on four communities, and [are] finalizing our brand and getting really to begin […]

Newly Spun Off BVO Capital Plans Active Adult Expansion With $300M Pipeline

In February, two senior executives with Buvermo Investments spun off a new company with a mission to develop, invest in and manage properties in the Southeast, Sunbelt, and the Washington, D.C. metro area. The company, BVO Capital, is focusing on active adult, multifamily and build-for-rent properties. Its current management footprint includes five active adult communities […]

Sparrow Capital Partners Transitions Out of ‘Startup Mode’ With New President, Active Adult Growth

Sparrow Capital Partners is shifting it out of “start up mode” with a new leader in its management company and even greater growth planned in the active adult sector. That’s according to Brett Robinson, who joined the Austin, Texas-based company full-time as president of Sparrow Living at the start of the year. Originally working with […]

ZOM Targets Active Adult in Next Growth Push After Opening First Senior Living Communities

ZOM Senior Living is positioning itself to capture the “migration patterns” of older adults as the company gears up for growth, after completing its first luxury housing communities over the past year. Primarily focused on multifamily development, ZOM Living started its senior housing vertical in 2018 and completed its first community, Wellington Bay, in September […]

New Disney Storyliving Community With 55+ Housing Planned in North Carolina

A master-planned residential concept with 55+ housing linked to The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is expanding to Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  Known as Asteria, the new, 4,000-unit residential community is slated to see construction “by 2027,” on a site with 1,500 acres of land in Chatham County in Pittsboro, North Carolina, […]

Disney Offers First Glimpse of 55+ Housing Plans for Upcoming Storyliving Concept

Entertainment behemoth The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) has for the first time given a detailed look into its planned Storyliving by Disney concept and its significant d 55+ housing component. Disney first announced plans for a master-planned community with a range of multi-family and active adult neighborhoods in 2022. The first community, known as […]

Economic, Operational Trends Add More Fuel to Active Adult Boom

This article available as part of your SHN+ membership All signs point to 2024 being another banner year for the growth in the active adult sector, judging by recent news. Among the active adult-related headlines and storylines from the last few weeks, a few featured Greystar. Thanks to its sizable active adult portfolio, the company […]