Transactions & Financings: Bridge Adds 4 Communities; Watermark Awarded $75M Credit Facility

BMO Harris provides $75M credit facility to Watermark, 2 Developers BMO Harris Bank’s Healthcare Real Estate Finance group closed on a syndicated $75 million senior facility to Largo Land Development and Watermark Retirement Communities to finance the construction of a 219-bed independent living, assisted living and memory care community and 64-unit 55-plus active adult community […]

Transactions & Financings: Welltower’s $850M JV; Acts Acquires New Corporate HQ

Welltower, Invesco Announce $850M Joint Venture Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL) and global real estate manger Invesco Real Estate (“Invesco”) announced an $850 million joint venture partnership comprising a portfolio of 35 medical office buildings spanning 2.6 million square feet. The portfolio was previously wholly owned by Welltower. The properties are 100% affiliated with health systems […]

Transactions & Financings: Cushman & Wakefield’s $49 Million Portfolio Sale; Capital One’s $38 Million Construction Loan

Cushman & Wakefield brokers $48.5 million South Carolina assisted living portfolio sale Cushman & Wakefield Senior Director Paul Carr, Director David Kliewer and Executive Director Allen McMurtry represented Graycliff Capital Senior Housing in the $48.4 million sale of three assisted living and memory care communities in South Carolina’s upstate region. The buyer was Birmingham, Alabama-based […]

Transactions & Financings: Ziegler Arranges Bond Financing, Arcapita Grows U.S. Portfolio

Ziegler Arranges $200.6 Million Bond Financing Ziegler announced the closing of the Trousdale Foundation Properties $200,570,000 Series 2018 bonds. Ziegler served as the underwriter and placement agent for the bonds which were issued in various series including tax-exempt senior, taxable senior and tax-exempt subordinate bonds. Proceeds from the bonds were used to finance the acquisition and […]

More Senior Housing Borrowers May Qualify for HUD Loans

For some borrowers in the senior housing industry—especially licensed senior care providers—the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Section 232 Healthcare Mortgage Insurance program is already an attractive source of financing. But the program could appeal to an even larger pool of senior housing providers than currently thought, including those that have a large number […]

Interest Rate Hike Makes Senior Housing HUD Loans More Attractive

The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Section 232 Healthcare Mortgage Insurance program has always been attractive to some senior housing borrowers—and that likely won’t change under President Donald Trump. In fact, HUD financing may become even more enticing to senior housing borrowers this year, especially with The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raising its benchmark […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Ziegler, Kindred

Ziegler Closes $34.49 Million Bond Issue on Behalf of UMRH Chicago-based speciality investment bank Ziegler announced the successful closing of the $34,485,000, tax-exempt, fixed-rate Series 2016A Bond issue on behalf of The United Methodist Retirement Homes (UMRH). UMRH, a Life Care Services partner since 2000, is a multi-site operator of three continuing care retirement communities […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Mainstreet, Capital One

Mainstreet Health Investments Inc. Completes Canadian Public Offering Carmel, Indiana-based Mainstreet, the largest developer of transitional care properties in the United States, announced that its affiliated publicly traded Canadian real estate company, Mainstreet Health Investments Inc. (TSXV: HLP.U), completed its offer and sale of 9.5 million common shares for $95 million in gross proceeds. “We are energized about […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Mainstreet Health Investments, Capital One

Mainstreet Health Investments to Seek $95 Million in Canadian Share Offering Toronto-based Mainstreet Health Investments Inc. is planning to raise $95 million by listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange and selling shares in Canada. Mainstreet Health Investments, which owns 11 seniors housing and care properties in Illinois, is controlled by Carmel, Indiana-based real estate developer Mainstreet Property Group. […]