SPAC Disruption Coming to Senior Living in 2021

With the first vaccine clinics now occurring in senior living communities, the new year is starting on a hopeful note. But while the vaccine rollout promises to make 2021 a year of recovery for senior living, the news of another big SPAC deal foreshadows that the next 12 months could also bring significant disruption. Current […]

Sunrise Senior Living Was Quiet But Innovative Under Winkle

As this tumultuous year comes to a close, we’re digesting some more big industry news: the departureof Sunrise Senior Living CEO Chris Winkle. Sunrise quietly announced his exit in a press release posted to the company website, and did not offer information about his reasons for leaving or whether his exit indicates any change in […]

SHN+ Report: The Bull and Bear Cases for Rapid Senior Living Recovery

It’s with great pleasure that I’ll be sharing these exclusive messages as part of your SHN+ membership, as well as regularly offering observations, analysis and opinions based on our reporting and conversations with industry leaders. While senior living providers are again in the trenches as Covid-19 infection rates soar across the United States, industry leaders […]

SHN+ Report: Strategies from Providers Getting Middle Market Right

The senior living industry has historically provided two product types at opposite ends of the financial spectrum. At the top is a private-pay product that can command high monthly rates for rents and services. At the bottom, government subsidized housing is available for low-income seniors who qualify for housing waivers, Medicaid benefits and other programs. […]

SHN+ Report: The Changing Face of Active Adult Rental

“What do boomers want?” This is a question that senior housing operators face everyday, with one answer growing more rapidly than any other: active adult rental apartments. That’s because as senior housing operators study market trends and listen to their consumers, what they are finding is that a mix of lifestyle and economic factors are […]

SHN+ Report: Multi-brand Strategies in Senior Housing

The impending wave of baby boomers into the senior population will bring more than just massive numbers of potential residents. This isn’t merely a question of bulk. It’s a question of breadth. As boomers age into senior living, they will be healthier than their predecessors. They will live longer. They will, by virtue of their […]

SHN+ Report: The primary care opportunity in senior living

Health care costs for seniors are soaring, health levels are plateauing and experts across the care continuum are searching for fixes to both. The answer will be found by going back to the basics. And senior housing might hold the key. The “basics” in question is primary care. Along with the actual medical care provided, […]

SHN+ Report: Senior Living Dining 2020 — An Industry Snapshot

The senior living dining experience has changed in recent years. From cafeteria to restaurant-style dining, the senior housing and care industry has evolved significantly. Today’s experiences include display kitchens, grab-and-go options, wine bars, brick pizza ovens, probiotics and alternative proteins — to name a few elements — all in the interest of enhancing resident satisfaction […]

SHN Talks: Tana Gall, President, Merrill Gardens

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SHN Talks: Doug Leidig, President-Chief Executive Officer, Asbury Communities, Inc

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