How Mexico is Luring American Assisted Living Residents

Some older Americans are opting to move to Mexico rather than to assisted living in the United States. Why? Care is dramatically cheaper south of the border, according to 93-year-old Peter Fowler, a resident at the Serena Senior Care assisted living community in Rosarito, Baja California, Mexico. Fowler had trouble paying for assisted living back in […]

Senior Living and the City: Hottest Urban Design Trends

Senior living projects in city centers are not for the faint of heart. Between high land and construction costs, site scarcity, lengthy entitlement processes and sticker shock for lenders, taking on this type of development is no easy endeavor—and that’s not to mention design constraints. But given the unique strategies the majority of senior living […]

Providers Slam Discounting, Embrace Other Pricing Approaches

As competition heats up within the senior housing industry, some companies are doing their best to cool down one common practice—discounting their prices. Discounting rents or offering similar financial incentives has become commonplace to persuade prospective residents into moving into a senior living community. The practice was particularly prevalent in the years immediately following the […]

Cubs Mania in Senior Living: Lifelong Fans Cheer, Reflect

Many Chicago Cubs fans feel like they’ve been waiting a lifetime for their team to win the World Series. Some fans in Chicago-area senior living communities have been. Take Alice Segal, a resident at The Breakers at Edgewater Beach, a Senior Lifestyle community in Chicago. “I’m 85 years old, but I’ve been a Cubs fan for 86 […]

Senior Housing Jobs Open at Brookdale, LCS—See Who’s Hiring

Want to see your company’s job postings in front of the industry’s movers and shakers? Post your job today and reach the most progressive and up to date candidates in the industry.  It’s quick, easy and cost effective. This week’s SHN jobs listings include positions at Brookdale, LCS, United Investment and more. Click the following […]

SHN Job Board—Post New Opportunities, See Who’s Hiring

Senior Housing News and its job board attracts the best and brightest talent in the industry.  If you’re trying to find candidates who are synched up with industry trends and insights, post your new jobs with us here to get in front of those candidates. In this week’s SHN jobs listing, companies such as LCS, […]