4 Characteristics of Standout Senior Living Designs

The pressure to meet local market demands while standing out from the senior living competition is becoming ever greater, leading to more diverse and dynamic building designs. Still, creating exceptionally innovative and impressive projects is a big challenge. The buildings that have succeeded can be valuable guides and inspirations for others. This just one reason […]

Tapping into the Middle Market Requires Mix of New and Old Ideas

If the senior living industry wants to tap into the sizable middle market consumer demographic over the next decade, it’s going to take some truly unique operating models and financing structures — including some that haven’t been thought of yet. Possible solutions include developing communities with shared rooms and fewer high-end amenities, embracing efficiencies to […]

Best Affordable Housing Design of 2018: An Experiment in Communal Living

The affordable housing crisis in America may be most acute in senior living. As a result, developers are looking at avenues to build affordable senior housing without government subsidies that bring a sense of luxury and comfort to residents, while instilling a renewed sense of dignity. The challenge is likely to become even more acute […]

How Senior Living Developers Can Start to Plan for 2027

As far as senior living is concerned, it’s time to start planning ahead. At first, some senior living owners and operators may find that difficult, as the future of the industry tends to be a little foggy, according to Chris Frommell, managing partner at Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based senior living development services firm Direct Supply Aptura. “When […]

New Reports, Webinars & White Papers — SHN Resource Library

Can’t get enough Senior Housing News? SHN brings daily updates and analysis to the senior living industry through our website and daily email subscription. Visit our Resource Library and find in-depth analysis and reporting on the most relevant topics shaking up the industry today, all available for download to help shape and inform your senior […]

This Is It – One Week Countdown to Chicago Summit

The countdown is on to the Senior Housing News Summit on July 14th in Chicago, Illinois and time is running out. In less than 10 days, some of the biggest names in the industry will convene in Chicago for this half-day event you will not want to miss. The event will feature a lineup of […]

Innovators Blur the Line Between Hotels and Senior Housing

Innovative senior housing ideas are plentiful—but there are several opportunities for improvement, and industry leaders are still looking toward the hospitality industry for answers. That’s according to a report summarizing the first-ever Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures (CIHF) roundtable, which took place in April at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. At the event, a group of […]