Survey Says: Senior Housing Construction to Increase in 2017

Although there is chatter in the industry that construction is slowing down, many senior housing executives say they actually are planning to start building projects this year. A full 75% of execs said they either are extremely likely or somewhat likely to pursue a construction project this year, when surveyed by investment banking and advisory services firm Lancaster […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (2/2/17)

(Rendering of formal dining room at Edgemere, located in Dallas, Texas — photo courtesy of Edgemere) Construction: Planned Independent Living Building Planned in Hingham, Massachusetts Erickson Senior Living is planning a new independent living community in Hingham, Massachusetts. The 156,378-square-foot, seven-story building will add 104 independent living homes to the already-established Linden Ponds. Willard Square will also […]

Best of CCRC Design 2016: Master Planning with Coastal Elegance

Carolina Bay at Autumn Hall isn’t just for seniors. The continuing care retirement community (CCRC), located in Wilmington, North Carolina, is part of a larger, integrated master planned community and contributes to the intergenerational living in this area. The CCRC sits on 17 acres and is only about three miles from one of the nicest beaches […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (1/12/17)

Construction: Planned Luxury Senior Living Community Planned A new luxury senior living community will break ground this summer in Bozeman, Montana. The Springs at Bozeman will offer a mix of 172 independent living, assisted living and memory care apartments ranging in size from studio to three-bedroom floor plans. The community will be built on five acres […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (1/5/17)

(Photo of the main dining room at Watercrest of San Jose, located in Jacksonville, Florida — photo courtesy of StudioSIX5) Construction: Planned Thrive Senior Living Community Planned A memory care community in Marietta, Georgia is planned. The Thrive Memory Care at East Cobb will have a home-like feel with a living area, dining area, sunroom and […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (11/10/16)

Construction: Planned Civitas Community Planned in Texas Civitas Senior Living is developing a new senior living community for people ages 55 and up, located in Azle, Texas. The community will be Civitas’ fourth community in Tarrant County and its 25th location, nationwide. Legacy Oaks at Azle will have 123 independent living apartments and 77 assisted […]

Wave of New Supply Hits Senior Living Hard

Long-standing fears of oversupply are coming to a head for some of the nation’s largest senior living providers, raising questions about which markets and types of properties are most affected. Those impacted by new competitors are facing occupancy and pricing pressures, with some senior living providers discounting their rates in an effort to keep occupancy […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (11/3/16)

(Rendering of Longs Ridge at Wind Crest, located in Highlands Ranch, Colorado —Photo courtesy of Erickson Living) Construction: Planned Dominion Senior Living Community Planned for $8 Million Dominion Senior Living has announced plans for a new assisted living and memory care facility in Frankfort, Ky. The $8 million community will be 44,000 square feet. The […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/20/16)

(Photo of The Georgian Lakeside Assisted Living and Memory Care, located in Roswell, Georgia —Photo courtesy of KTGY Architecture + Planning)  Construction: Planned Updates to Wisconsin Senior Living Community Planned Located in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, Tallgrass Senior Living (formerly KindredHearts) is planning to start a $2.5 million renovation to the community, if the plans are […]

Editor’s Picks: Welltower Completes $1.15 Billion Buy

This week, while temperatures dropped in the Windy City, our readers were hot on the latest happenings across the senior housing industry.  Readers wanted to know about a new entrant in the space with a multifamily background and how nonprofits are keeping up with the competition. Here in the newsroom, we were into the plans […]