Consumer Sentiment Improves for Independent Living, Drops for Assisted Living, Memory Care

Consumer sentiment for senior housing overall has grown more positive as providers prove they can create safe environments for residents. But that sentiment is bifurcated. While the appeal of independent living has grown in recent months, interest in assisted living and memory care communities among prospective senior housing residents decreased. And the negative impact of […]

Omega CEO: Brookdale Portfolio ‘Well-Equipped’ For Post-Pandemic Growth, Performance

Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE: OHI) sees long-term upside in its $510 million acquisition of 24 senior housing communities from Healthpeak Properties (NYSE: PEAK), operated by Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD). The Hunt Valley, Maryland-based health care real estate investment trust (REIT) believes the operator is poised to capitalize on pent-up demand for senior housing as […]

5 Senior Living Providers to Watch in 2021

Last year, the Covid-19 pandemic threw a wrench in the best-laid plans of senior living operators across the United States. But the providers to watch in 2021 all continued to innovate and devise interesting strategies for the future, even while responding to the public health crisis. Going into 2021, the providers on this list are […]

[Updated] Callison Named CEO of Sunrise Senior Living, Guill to Succeed Him at Enlivant

Jack Callison is stepping down as CEO of Enlivant to become the CEO of Sunrise Senior Living. Callison will be succeeded by Daniel M. Guill, Enlivant’s long-term president and COO. Guill has a background in senior housing alongside hospitality, finance, and healthcare services. Before joining Enlivant, he worked with companies such as Fortress Investment Group, […]

Revera CEO: Pandemic Response Analysis Informs Operating Changes, Sunrise CEO Search Progressing

Like senior living providers of all sizes, Revera was affected by Covid-19 in myriad ways. But as one of the largest North American providers, the company had a big-picture view of the pandemic. In an effort to analyze what happened in the first waves of Covid-19, and prepare for potential future infectious disease outbreaks, Revera […]

Commonwealth Senior Living Names Parker as CEO in Planned Leadership Change

Commonwealth Senior Living has appointed former COO Earl Parker to the role of CEO as part of a planned succession that was delayed by the pandemic. Richard Brewer, the company’s founder, chairman and former CEO, will continue to work as chairman and support the company’s strategic vision and direction, but on a part-time basis. He […]