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New Twist on Nursing Home Care Model

Kay J. Miller, M.S.W. of Life Care Retirement Communities (LCRC) in Des Moines, IA, recently returned from Kyoto, Japan where she presented the Green House® Project to a global audience. This innovative long-term care potion emphasizes cultural change for residents and staff. Green Houses are part of a broadening movement to humanize care for elderly […]

Japanese & California Senior Housing Styles = Zen of Retirement Communities

For those looking for blend a style of Japanese and California architecture and style for a retirement community, look no further. An Arleta, California assisted living facility, Nikkei Senior Gardens, is nearing completion and is marketing itself as a blend of east-west cultures by providing three nutritious Japanese and Western meals daily. The facility will […]

EYC Companies Chooses The King Partnership to Market & Sell Exclusive Retirement Community

EYC Companies, Inc. has chosen The King Partnership (TKP) to lead its marketing, public relations and sales efforts for The Landmark at Corbinton, a 55+ Active Adult Community located adjacent to the Corbinton Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). This new neighborhood is situated within walking distance of downtown Hillsborough’s historic district. The Landmark at Corbinton […]

Paric Finishes $42 Million Indiana Retirement Community

Paric Corporation stated it completed a $42 million senior living community for the Stratford Companies in Carmel, Indiana earlier this month. The 337,000-square-foot continuing care retirement community is one of the first developments of its kind in the Indianapolis area. The development includes 172 apartments and a total of 400 rooms available to serve a […]

Dahlin Group Noted for Seniors Housing Design

Dahlin Group Architecture Planning announces top honors for innovative senior housing design in The Green House(R) Design Charrette, sponsored by the Ideas Institute of Kirtland, Ohio. The American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA) hosted the awards as part of its annual conference, held in mid October in Philadelphia. The Green House […]

EPA Awards Smart Growth Achievement Award to Northern California Senior Housing Project

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently recognized Mercy Housing California and the San Francisco Housing Authority for innovative approaches to development that expand economic opportunity and protect public health and the environment. Mercy Housing California and the San Francisco Housing Authority received the 2008 National Award for Smart Growth Achievement for the category of Equitable […]

Federal Government and New York State Provides Funding For Senior Housing Solution In Ostego County

The State Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced they would be jointly funding an affordable housing residence for low-income senior citizens in the Village of Unadilla in Otsego County. The new construction of 24 units will include two units that are fully accessible and adapted […]

Classic Residence by Hyatt in Highlands Ranch Celebrates Grand Opening

Classic Residence by Hyatt, a national leader in luxury senior living, today celebrates the grand opening of the company’s newest continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. The community welcomed its first residents in July of this year.  The $150 million dollar development, a “Type A” continuing care retirement community, is the first […]