How HDG, Mather, Experience Senior Living Use Dining as a Marketing Differentiator

Senior living operators are evolving sales and marketing, and dining is taking a larger role in helping showcase a community to prospective residents. Dining rooms, chef-prepared meals and culinary-focused amenities have long been a feature in senior living tours. But in 2024, culinary teams are stepping up to captivate prospects with health-focused, organic options and […]

Why Senior Living Operators Can Get Even More Creative With Food

This story is part of your SHN+ membership It’s no secret that senior living operators have a hill left to climb in the form of compressed margins and occupancy. Food is a growing part of that effort. In the years following Covid-19, senior living sales teams have worked hard to show the value that communities […]

5 Industry Veterans Share Top Senior Living Dining Trends, Experiences in 2024

Senior living operators continue to innovate dining for the next generation of residents entering communities. From crafting experiences based around choice, flexibility and sustainability, providers are making strides to improve dining experiences. Senior Housing News caught up with five culinary leaders in the industry to ask three questions about the year ahead in senior living […]

In the Pipeline: Morning Pointe Expands in Tennessee; Blakeford Senior Life Completes $75M Renovation

In the Pipeline is part of your SHN+ subscription 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. Construction: Completed Morning Pointe Senior Living completes latest memory care phase Morning Pointe Senior Living recently completed […]

In the Pipeline: Watermark Opens California Community; Experience, Stellar Open Washington CCRC

Construction: Completed Watermark opens latest California luxury community Tucson, Arizona-based Watermark Retirement Communities and the Alliance Residential Company recently announced the grand opening of Watermark Laguna Niguel, a luxury senior living community located in Orange County, California. The community offers assisted living and memory care services, along with Watermark’s signature programming with wellness and luxury-based […]

In the Pipeline: Aviva Starts Florida Project; Erickson, Experience Partner with Brinkmann 

This content is part of your SHN+ subscription¬† 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. Construction: Planned Lloyd Jones subsidiary plans Florida active adult, independent living community Aviva Senior Living, a subsidiary of […]

In the Pipeline: Experience Senior Living Building Colorado Project; Morning Pointe Nears 40 Communities

This content is part of your SHN+ subscription 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. Construction: Planned Kisco Senior Living unveils second Northeast community Kisco Senior Living recently announced its latest addition to […]

In the Pipeline: $25M to Redevelop 3 Alabama Properties; Experience Senior Living Project Moves Forward

This article is part of your SHN+ subscription 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. Construction: Planned Site plan approval for Experience Senior Living project Experience Senior LIving (ESL) received site plan approval […]

Experience CEO Barklow: Vertical Integration, Multi-Brand Strategy Keys to Growth

Senior living company Experience Senior Living has laid out plans to grow into a multi-brand company with vertical scale. Although Experience Senior Living is not currently managing any properties, the Denver-based senior living operator and developer is currently building out a platform for growth in terms of staff and in projects underway. At the heart […]