Senior Housing Finance Activity: Capital One, KeyBank

Capital One Closes $61 Million Term Loan and $12 Million Revolving Credit Facility to CommuniCare Family of Companies Capital One (NYSE: COF) acted as the sole lead arranger and administrative agent for a $61 million syndicated term loan and $12 million syndicated revolving credit facility to affiliates of CommuniCare Health Services. The loan and credit […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Walker & Dunlop Closes $3.8 Billion Servicing Portfolio

Walker & Dunlop Closes Acquisition of $3.8 Billion Portfolio Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) completed the purchase of a $3.8 billion commercial mortgage servicing portfolio from a subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. (NYSE: OPY) for a final closing price of $44.6 million. The previously announced acquisition makes Walker & Dunlop, a major financing for […]

Brexit Aftershocks Reverberate Through Senior Housing

Markets around the world were reeling Friday on the news that the United Kingdom intends to leave the European Union, raising major questions about impacts to global business—including senior housing. The potential good news is that senior housing as an industry might be essentially unscathed by any large-scale economic disruption following the so-called “Brexit,” experts […]

Smoother Waters Ahead for Senior Housing Dealmakers

After 2016 got off to a slow start in terms of transaction volume, industry experts are seeing more stability in deal flow and expect sustained interest in the senior housing sector. And following the most recent Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday, a steadier interest rate environment and less jumpiness from investors may lead to more confidence […]

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. […]

Capital Providers’ Real Estate Fixation is ‘Hurdle’ for Senior Housing

This coverage of the 2016 National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care Spring Investment Forum is brought to you by Mainstreet. As the nation’s largest developer of transitional care properties, Mainstreet specializes in real estate development, value investments and health care. With Mainstreet’s support, SHN brings this on-the-spot reporting from the NIC conference, which […]

Shifting M&A Climate Puts Senior Housing Cap Rates in Question

This coverage of the 2016 National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care Spring Investment Forum is brought to you by Mainstreet. As the nation’s largest developer of transitional care properties, Mainstreet specializes in real estate development, value investments and health care. With Mainstreet’s support, SHN brings this on-the-spot reporting from the NIC conference, which […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Welltower, CBRE

Welltower Completes $700 Million Senior Unsecured Note Offering Toledo, Ohio-based Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN) has successfully completed its offering of $700 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.25% senior unsecured notes due April 1, 2026. The notes were priced at 99.227% of their face amount to yield 4.345%. “This transaction demonstrates Welltower’s disciplined approach to […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Ensign, CareTrust

The Ensign Group Announces $250 Million Revolving Credit Facility The Ensign Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENSG), which is based in Mission Viejo, California, announced that Ensign and its operating subsidiaries have boosted its revolving credit facility by $100 million to an aggregate of $250 million, $105 million of which was drawn as of Feb. 1. The credit […]