In the Pipeline: United Properties Plans Senior Co-Op; Frontier’s Growing Portfolio

Construction: In progress United Properties Plans Senior Cooperative Project Near Denver United Properties is planning to open a senior cooperative community in Westminster, Colorado. The community Applewood Pointe of Westminster, is planned to include 85 homes with an average size of about 1,500 square feet. Amenities are set to include a great room, library, club […]

Inside Discovery’s Bid to ‘Scale, Not Fail’

Of all the recently announced transactions related to Healthpeak’s (NYSE: PEAK) senior housing exit, Discovery Senior Living’s acquisition of 16 properties is especially noteworthy. That’s because the deal brings Discovery’s portfolio to nearly 70 communities and makes the company one of the 10 largest senior living providers in the United States by unit count, according […]

Discovery Senior Living Launches New Multi-Brand Strategy with 16-Property Acquisition

The recent acquisition of 16 communities from Healthpeak (NYSE: PEAK) was the largest transaction in company history for Discovery Senior Living and marks the start of a strategic shift for the provider, to a structure of regional brands. The deal was publicly announced last week by Irvine, California-based Healthpeak, which is a real estate investment […]

Movers & Shakers: CareTrust’s New President; Kisco Hires National Environmental Health and Safety Director

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In the Pipeline: Capitol Seniors Housing Opens New York Community; Vitality Living Grows in Georgia

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards, an annual competition that recognizes cutting-edge design, excellence, and innovation in senior living. View this year’s winning entries here. Construction: Planned IntegraCare, Avenue Development Plan Community in Pennsylvania IntegraCare and Avenue Development have announced plans for a new senior […]

In the Pipeline: Kendal’s Zen-Inspired Project Moves Ahead; Oakmont Expands in California

Construction: Planned Plans Advance for Zen-Inspired Kendal Life Plan Community in California The Healdsburg Planning Commission has awarded a series of approvals to the planners of Enso Village, a Kendal-affiliated life plan community in Healdsburg, California. Kendal is collaborating on the project with the San Francisco Zen Center. Plans call for a 221-residence community with […]

How Brookdale, Discovery, Senior Star and Ascension are Meeting the Pandemic ‘Inflection Point’

Covid-19 has changed the state of play, but that doesn’t mean other long-term forces have stopped shaping the senior living industry. In addition to a deadly pandemic, senior living providers must also contend with the evolving preferences of the baby boomers, along with the lingering effects of recent supply-demand imbalances in markets across the country […]

5 Top Concerns for Senior Living This Fall

One thing is certain as the coronavirus pandemic enters its sixth month in the U.S.: Covid-19 is not going away. “We are going to have to live with Covid-19 in the world,” Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE: BKD) CEO Cindy Baier told Senior Housing News. And, in many regards, the senior living industry is in fact […]