SHN’s Senior Housing & Living Jobs Board Released

With the economy and jobs on everyone’s mind (besides the Holidays) here in Washington and around the country, Senior Housing News has dusted off it’s senior living job board. Job growth and creation are part of our “11 Trends in 2010 for Senior Living & Senior Housing” that will be making its debut shortly…shameless plug/tease.  […]

Veranda Preston Hollow Announces New Name and Unveils New Look

The Legacy Senior Communities, Inc. recently announced the name change of Veranda Preston Hollow to The Legacy at Preston Hollow.  The facility, which was purchased two years ago, has served as a replacement location for the Dallas Home for the Jewish Aged and has recently completed an extensive renovation.  In August 2007, the Dallas Home […]

Landwirth Named As Colorado Association of Homes and Services for the Aging President and CEO

The Colorado Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (CAHSA) recently named Laura Landwirth President and CEO.  In her new role, Landwirth will be working closely with the organization’s board to strategically plan and support independent- and assisted-living communities, nursing homes, adult day programs and other aging services providers in the state of Colorado. […]

Walnut Village CCRC Celebrates Opening in Anaheim, California

Walnut Village, 12-acre community is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) located in Anaheim, California celebrated its grand opening this month.  The $120 million project offers 156 private residences in 42 different floor plans and include one and two-bedroom residences and three-bedroom cottages and recently earned a Gold award from the National Association of Home […]

Ventas Announces 3rd Quarter Earnings And Increases 2009 Guidance

Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) (“Ventas” or the “Company”) announces that its third quarter 2009 normalized Funds From Operations (“FFO”) increased 7.4 percent to $103.4 million, from $96.2 million for the comparable 2008 period. Normalized FFO per diluted common share was $0.66 in the third quarter of 2009, compared to $0.68 in the comparable 2008 period.  […]

Senior Living Communities Announces Partnerships with OmniCare and MedAssure

Senior Living Communities (SLC), a Charlotte, N.C.-based owner/operator of luxury retirement communities located in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida, announced new partnerships with OmniCare and MedAssure.  The partnerships will bring the latest advancements in technology and person-centered care to its communities and the residents by streamlining their pharmaceutical needs.  OmniCare will provide personalized […]

Hot Wheels For Cruising In Retirement

What’s probably the most important lifestyle tool after your home?  For most Americans, it’s their car.  With the rise in the aging population, Wired Magazine published an article entitled, “Tricked-Out Golf Carts Swarm Florida Communities” that profiles residents at the Villages project in Florida.   The article talks about seniors “tricking out” their golf carts as […]

Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation Announces New Staff Appointments

Senior living community developer Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), announced the appointments of Janine Cohen as controller and Denise Fosnaugh as operations associate. “Janine and Denise both have notable backgrounds in senior living,” said Charles B. Brewer, CEO and president of SQLC. “Their knowledge of community operations and expertise in their respective areas of competence […]