Transactions and Financings: Healthpeak, Physicians Realty Merger Approved; 5-Community Portfolio Changes Hands

Mergers Healthpeak Properties, Inc., Physicians Realty Trust approved to merge Healthpeak Properties, Inc. and Physicians Realty Trust announced on Feb. 21 that stockholders and shareholders for the respective companies have voted to approve a merger. According to a press release, the transaction is expected to close on March 1. The company will operate under the […]

Welltower, Brookdale, Ventas Execs: Industry at Occupancy Inflection Point, Could Alter Pricing Dynamics

This article is available as part of your SHN+ membership Industry heavyweights Welltower (NYSE: WELL), Ventas (NYSE: VTR) and Brookdale (NYSE: BKD) have now reported their Q423 and full-year results, and some themes and trends have emerged. The news is generally positive for the state of the industry, with leaders from all three companies zeroing […]

NHI Expects to Accelerate Growth in 2024, Investment Outlook Remains ‘Very Favorable’

It’s shaping up to be an active investment year in 2024 for companies like National Health Investors (NYSE: NHI), according to CEO Eric Mendelsohn. Though the company did not announce sizable new investments or outline a granular strategy for the year ahead, Mendelsohn noted that the company’s leaders are growing “more optimistic” about its investment […]

Brookdale CEO: We’re Staying the Course in 2024 With ‘Ultimate Potential’ in Sight

Executives with Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) say the company has laid a foundation for growth – now, in 2024, the company’s challenge is building on those preparations. Looking to the year ahead, Brookdale President and CEO Cindy Baier said the company has an expectation to “stay the course.” “We made remarkable progress last year, […]

LTC Properties Gears Up for Active Investment Year as Market Continues to ‘Favor REITs’

A wall of debt maturities this year and other market conditions has leaders at LTC Properties (NYSE: LTC) feeling good about the year ahead with regard to new investments. “Market fundamentals currently favor REITs, with billions of dollars of financing maturities coming due, interest rates in flux and banks being more selective about their investments,” […]

Ventas CEO: We Have ‘Line of Sight’ on More Than $300M in Senior Housing Deals

Ventas (NYSE: VTR) is gearing up for an active investment year ahead, with a “line of sight” on more than $300 million of senior housing deals this year, according to CEO Debra Cafaro. Last year, the Chicago-based real estate investment trust (REIT) raised more than $4 billion amid what Cafaro called “the most favorable supply […]

Transactions and Financings: PointClickCare announces Pharmacy Connect Launch; PruittHealth Acquires Brighton Gardens of Buckhead

Announcements PointClickCare announces launch of Pharmacy Connect PointClickCare Technologies, a healthcare technology platform, announced the launch of Pharmacy Connect, a service designed to simplify medication management for senior housing communities. According to a press release, the service “bridges the collaboration and transparency gaps between pharmacies and senior living communities” by offering a streamlined solution to […]

More Investors Seek to Expand Senior Housing Holdings in 2024

More investors are seeking to increase their exposure to the senior housing industry as M&A deals present themselves in 2024, according to the latest results of an annual survey from JLL Capital Markets. The survey, released Feb. 13, contains responses from more than 100 professionals working in the senior housing and care space. Slightly less […]

Why Senior Living Companies Must Take More ‘Intelligent Risks’ in 2024

While conditions for senior living mergers and acquisitions could thaw this year, many senior living providers could remain at the mercy of the capital markets in the near-term. As optimism abounds, lurking debt maturities in the industry could pose a challenge to future prosperity. That’s according to financial experts who participated in a National Investment […]

American Healthcare REIT IPO Yields $672M

By: Amy Stulick American Healthcare REIT raised $672 million in its initial public offering, representing the lower end of its initial target. The Irvine, California-based real estate investment trust was aiming to raise up to $840 million. Shares were sold at the bottom of a marketed range, adding to a run of modest performances as […]