It’s Not Pot: What Senior Living Providers Should Know About CBD

While it doesn’t get you high and may not treat as many conditions as advertised, CBD could have an even larger immediate impact on senior living than marijuana. For one, CBD is everywhere these days, including in cookies, coffee and even dog treats. And in a sign of the times, pharmacy giants CVS (NYSE: CVS) […]

Tech Beat: New Perspective Partners with Roobrik, Eldermark’s New Hire

New Perspective Teams Up with Roobrik for Assessment Tool Eden Prairie, Minnesota-based New Perspective Senior Living recently partnered with Durham, North Carolina-based Roobrik, a provider of human-centric decision tools for age-related health and care decisions, to make an online assessment tool publicly available online. Specifically, Roobrik’s “Is it time to get help?” tool guides users […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (8/24/17)

Construction: Planned MGL Partners and Solvera Advisors to Turn Historic Denver Building into Senior Housing MGL Partners and Solvera Advisors recently purchased the historic Tammen Hall building in Denver with the intention of turning it into affordable independent senior housing. The repurposed Tammen Hall is scheduled for completion in early 2019. When it opens, it will […]

QCP Reportedly Close to ManorCare Takeover

After a busy week of headlines and speculation, Quality Care Properties, Inc. (NYSE: QCP) is reportedly inching closer to a complete equity takeover of HCR ManorCare, its troubled skilled nursing tenant, according to a Sunday report from the New York Post. Less than a year ago, QCP spun off from Irvine, California-based real estate investment […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/13/16)

Photo of The Sheridan and Creve Coeur, located in Creve Coeur, Mo.— Photo courtesy of Senior Lifestyle Corporation Construction: Planned Land Purchased for Senior Community, Calif. Carlton Senior Living based in Concord, Calif. has acquired 3.68 acres of land in Santa Rosa, Calif. for its newest senior housing community. It is anticipated to cost over […]

Movers & Shakers: Holland Home’s New CEO

The Weitz Company Welcomes New Business Development Director The Weitz Company has appointed Andrew Fisher as the firm’s director of business development for senior living. Fisher has worked in the senior living industry for more than 20 years, serving most recently as COO for a senior living company with operations in Nebraska and Iowa. In […]