$428 Million Brookdale Portfolio to be Apollo’s Senior Living Investment Launchpad

Private equity giant Apollo Global Management plans to invest further in senior living after acquiring a portfolio of 22 properties currently managed by Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD), a person with knowledge of the deal told Senior Housing News. New York City-based Apollo is an alternative investment management firm that currently has about $247 billion […]

New Pricing Models, Unit Mixes Could Gain Favor With More CCRCs

Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) are poised to attract a wide swath of older adults over the next decade, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be challenges or changes to the business model along the way. For CCRCs—which are also commonly known as life plan communities—the near-term and long-term forecasts look good. Tailwinds include a strong economy; a […]

Transactions & Financings: Radiant Senior Living, CBRE

Radiant Senior Living Acquires 64-Unit Community in Idaho Radiant Senior Living recently acquired The Renaissance, a 64-unit assisted living and memory care community in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Radiant currently owns and operates 19 independent living, assisted living, and memory care communities in Washington, Montana, Oregon, Colorado, Nevada, and Idaho. Radiant is scheduled to start constructing […]

Transactions & Financings: Clearwater Living, Solinity

CBRE Arranges Financing for Two Communities in Connecticut  CBRE National Senior Housing Vice Chairman Aron Will recently secured construction financing on behalf of a joint venture between Chicago-based real estate investment holding company CA Ventures and a global investment manager for two properties known as Farmington Senior Living and Simsbury Senior Living. The properties comprise […]

Transactions & Financings: Chicago Pacific Founders, CBRE

MidCap Closes First Mortgage Loan for Florida Community MidCap Financial, a commercial finance firm that concentrates on middle-market transactions, recently closed a transaction with Zon Living Concepts, LLC. The senior housing and senior care company owns and operates Zon Beachside, a Class A assisted living and memory care community in Indian Harbour Beach, Florida. The […]

Senior Housing Could Lure More Real Estate Investor Interest in 2018

Real estate investors are increasingly becoming interested in senior housing as an alternative property sector, according to a new “Americans Investor Intensions Survey” from commercial real estate services and investment firm CBRE (NYSE: CBG). The survey, held annually, reflects the sentiment of nearly 300 investors focused on the U.S. in coming year. Roughly 20% of respondents […]

Senior Housing Transactions: CBRE, MBK Senior Living

Golden West Senior Living Sells Community to Chicago Investors Golden West Senior Living has announced the sale of Flatirons Terrace, a 54-unit independent living community in Boulder, Colorado, to Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, a private equity firm based in Chicago. Dial Retirement Communities, of Omaha, Nebraska, will operate the community. Financial terms of the […]

Investors Favor Independent Living, Fret Over Operating Costs

Independent living is still holding the most allure for senior housing investors amid robust interest in the industry as a whole. The “active adult” sector, which targets younger seniors, is also gaining luster, while interest has diminished in the more needs-based area of memory care. That’s the latest from the winter 2018 U.S. Seniors Housing & […]