Most-Read Senior Housing News Stories of 2019

Alexis Ohanian’s predictions about senior living disruption caught the attention of Senior Housing News’ readership last year. The Reddit co-founder’s interest in developing tech solutions for seniors was our top-read story of 2019, ending a two-year stranglehold on the top spot by Jimmy Buffett’s Latitude Margaritaville expansion. In fact, the intersection of innovation and senior […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (5/25/17)

Construction: Planned Maplewood Senior Living to Grow Footprint in Connecticut Maplewood Senior Living has plans to inflate its presence in southern New England. The provider plans to break ground on a 34-unit expansion for its community in Darien, Connecticut, in late summer 2017. The expansion will increase Maplewood at Darien’s 66-unit community to 97 units. The interior […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (12/8/16)

(Rendering of Terramor located in Temescal Valley, California —photo courtesy of Foremost Companies) Construction: Planned Florida CCRC Plans $35 Million Expansion Project A continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, La Posada, will undergo a $35 million expansion and renovation project in the new year. The expansion includes the addition of a […]

What Senior Housing Can Learn from Ford Motor Co.

Buying a car and buying a house might be two distinctly different purchases, but retirement giant Del-Webb and Ford Motor Company find they actually have quite a lot in common.  Industry data compiled by Ford and Del-Webb, a developer of retirement communities, show a correlation among the consumer preferences of baby boomers in terms of […]

Del Webb Plans Massive 300-Acre New Mexico Community

Building upon the popularity of a previous New Mexico retirement community, Del Webb is planning its first foray into the Albuquerque market with a new project that will incorporate more than 500 homes for active adults age 55 and older. A developer of more than 50 communities in 20 states throughout the Southwest, coastal regions […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/24/13)

Construction: Planned Florida Developers Unveil Plans for Wisconsin Senior Living Complex Harbor Retirement Associates appeared before the Shorewood Plan Commission last week to share their plans for a 96-unit senior living complex, reports the local Patch. The plan calls for a 4-story building containing 60 residential care units, as well as a one-story building featuring […]

Del Webb Introduces Solar Powered Homes in Fla. Community

Del Webb, a division of PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) recently announced an agreement with clean energy provider SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY) to install solar systems in homes in two Del Webb communities for a limited time.  Homes in Del Webb Orlando and Del Webb Stone Creek, both Florida active adult communities, will include a pre-installed 2 kilowatt solar […]