Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Fortis Files for Receivership

Fortis Management Group Files for Receivership Fortis Management Group filed for receivership in an agreement with its landlords, the company revealed on July 12. The Milwaukee-based management company operates 60 skilled nursing facilities and five independent and assisted living communities throughout Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Read the full story on Skilled Nursing […]

These 10 Cities are Hotspots for Retired Seniors

There are many factors to consider when choosing the perfect location to start a new senior housing project, but a recent comparison of nearly 200 U.S. cities by Bankrate¬†identifies some locations where potential residents may be plentiful.¬†The comparison determined which 10 cities are the best for retirement. Some important factors that were taken into account […]

Troubling Number of Americans Still Not Saving For Retirement

Americans are still not preparing for retirement through savings, despite improved economic conditions that should allow them to do so. A boost in the economy that has made it easier to contribute to retirement savings plans is falling by the wayside as many Americans say they are saving the same amount, or sometimes less, than […]

Tennessee, Louisiana Top Best States For Retirees

While many “best of” retirement locations focus on proximity to nature, tax rates and transportation offerings, a new study by Bankrate deems the best states for retirement based on a “more pragmatic approach.” Finding Tennessee as its top state with Louisiana, South Dakota, Kentucky and Mississippi rounding out the Top-5, Bankrate examined characteristics such as […]