Movers & Shakers – People and Positions for April 2012

Happy belated Earth Day…..This installment of Movers and Shakers may not be Platinum LEED certified but it’s as environmentally friendly as that low-emission VOC. Looking for new seeds to plant in your organization?  Try our senior housing jobs board where you can post a job for 60 days for $50. For those seeking greener pastures, […]

On the Record: Adam Kane, SVP of Corporate Affairs at Erickson Living

In 2009, the company known as Erickson Retirement Communities, headquartered in Baltimore, Md., filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. In December of that year, Hanover, Md.-based Redwood Capital Investments LLC bought most of the bankrupt company’s assets for $365 million, out of which emerged Erickson Living. Senior Housing News recently caught up with Adam Kane, […]

On the Record: David Reis, CEO of Senior Care Development

After seeing that Senior Care Development, LLC had placed a stalking-horse bid on the bankrupt Clare at Water Tower, in Chicago’s Gold Coast, Senior Housing News tracked down its chief executive officer David Reis for an exclusive interview. Reis has extensive experience in senior living development, and specializes in ground-up development of large-scale continuing care […]

Movers & Shakers – People & Positions for March 2012

Early spring temperatures have given rise to the promise of summer.  While spring blooms maybe on the horizon, sprouts in the job world of senior housing are starting to appear in 2012. Looking for nice buds to plant in your organizational garden?  Post your jobs online with Senior Housing News for $50 for sixty days. […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/21/2012)

Chicago City Council Approves $23 Million Senior Living Community Plans Chicago Heights SLF LLC has been approved by the Chicago City Council to buy vacant, city-owned land located at 1040 Dixie Highway for the development of a senior citizen supportive living facility, reports The proposed project, which will be on the site of the […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/7/2012)

Fresno Senior Living Community to Break Ground on $120 Million Expansion Project The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens in Fresno, Calif. will break ground this Thursday on the second of two phases of an expansion/renovation project. Phase II of construction includes a new commons building, new residential living and health care accommodations, office space, and […]

CCRCs Form Travel Network for Vacationing Residents

In recent months, some continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) have found themselves struggling to attract residents and a dwq have even ended up in bankruptcy court, but this hasn’t prevented others from forging ahead and offering new services and programs, such as a vacation travel network. Mather LifeWays in Evanston, Ill., and La Posada, in […]