Executive Forecast 2021: A New Era Begins for Senior Living

“Last year, we thought that the 2020s would be a transformative decade — what an understatement. 2021 will set forth a new era in health care and senior living at large as a result of the pandemic.” These are the words of Ascension Living President Danny Stricker, but numerous other top executives in the industry […]

Movers & Shakers: New Masonic Villages COO; Commonwealth Names Regional VP

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Transactions & Financings: Ziegler’s $184M Financing Deal Volume, Commonwealth Senior Living Acquires Virginia Community

Sales and operator transitions Commonwealth Senior Living acquires Virginia assisted living facility Commonwealth Senior Living acquired Cedar Manor Assisted Living, an assisted living facility in Chesapeake, Virginia including 60 assisted living beds and 12 memory care beds. The community will be rebranded as Commonwealth Senior Living at Cedar Manor. Immediately after the holiday season, the […]

Problem Solvers: Creating a High-Quality Dining Experience During Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic has created myriad problems for senior living providers. But these problems are not insurmountable, and companies across the industry are devising creative solutions. In this series, we’re surveying industry leaders to highlight these actionable solutions. As Covid-19 outbreaks spike across the country and some states and local governments return to lockdowns, Senior […]

4 Ways Covid-19 Could Permanently Change Senior Living Operations

Covid-19 is giving health systems a better appreciation for senior living’s position as a part of the health care continuum, and for the fact that operators can provide social determinants of health to keep overall costs down for hospitals and acute care settings. Providers are also forging bonds with local public health departments they overlooked […]

Commonwealth Manages to Drive Rates, Offset Pandemic-Related Occupancy Loss

Commonwealth Senior Living managed to offset pandemic-related occupancy loss and post a quarter-over-quarter increase in net operating income (NOI) by continuing to drive rate growth in Q2. “The results are particularly impressive considering the ongoing pandemic,” Scott White, CEO of Invesque (TSX: IVQ.U and IVQ), said Thursday on the Carmel, Indiana-based real estate investment company’s […]

Movers & Shakers: New COO, CFO at Green Courte Partners; Watermark Hires Arts and Culture Director

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Despite Coronavirus, Invesque Focused on Promising Market Fundamentals

With the dust settled on a whirlwind 2019, Invesque (TSX: IVQ U) will spend 2020 improving its operating relationships, consolidating its portfolio into master leases, and pruning non-essential assets from its roster. The Toronto-based real estate investment company is doing this with an eye toward sustained growth in 2021 and beyond, and believes the shifting […]