Inside the $3B Growth Plan and Rebrand of Erickson Senior Living

The company formerly known as Erickson Living has a new name and a new five-year plan to expand and upgrade its portfolio of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs). The Catonsville, Maryland-based CCRC developer, owner and operator —- now officially called Erickson Senior Living — has committed about $3 billion in self-funding for the construction of […]

What Merrill Gardens’ Truewood Launch Means for Middle-Market Senior Living

Almost two years ago exactly, “The Forgotten Middle” report quantified the enormous, imminent demand for senior living at a middle-market price point. Since that time, many providers have set their sights on this part of the market. But most of their early-stage work has been done behind closed doors, with only occasional hints as to […]

Lessons Learned From a Senior Housing Vaccine Clinic — And How to Succeed Going Forward

With COVID-19 vaccinations becoming more accessible for a wide range of demographics across the United States, there is finally a light at the end of the tunnel. Yet the vaccine clinics will continue for weeks to come across the senior living industry as providers facilitate vaccinations for their employees and affiliates. “As the communities open […]

Changemakers: Michael Joseph, Founder & President, Clover Group

Michael Joseph is the founder and president of Clover Group, a vertically integrated company specializing in developing and operating independent living for middle-income older adults. With 40 Clover communities currently operating, the Williamsville, New York-based company is expanding rapidly, with partners including private equity firm The Carlyle Group and real estate investment trust Welltower (NYSE: […]

Changemakers: Les Strech, President of Thrive Senior Living

Les Strech is the President of Thrive Senior Living. Les has been a catalyst for change by redefining the standard of senior living, challenging long-held design beliefs and drumming up community support. Les continues to stand out as a visionary leader in senior housing, having led Thrive through some of the most difficult conditions in […]

Movers & Shakers: Lifespace Appoints Chief People Officer, Welltower Announces Two Board of Directors Nominees

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