Disney Today, Senior Living Tomorrow: Adapting Mainstream Tech

Mainstream disruptive products such as Uber and Airbnb may have yet to make a formal foray into senior living on a wide-scale basis, but providers can take cues from the technology being developed for the overall population as a way to improve the quality of care.  Drawing from several mainstream trends in technology, including elevated […]

Why Top Senior Housing Players Are Still Bullish on the Market

There may be risks facing the senior housing market in the coming months and years, but that isn’t stopping top industry players from keeping an overwhelmingly positive outlook on the sector. Bolstering that attitude is the perfect storm of rising occupancy levels, attractive returns, low cost of capital and assets that are “priced to perfection” […]

Webinar: Senior Housing Mergers & Acquisitions Outlook 2015

More than $25 billion in senior housing real estate transactions occurred in 2014 alone. And while 2015 isn’t even through its first quarter yet, the competitive landscape for senior housing acquisitions continues to heat up as existing owners look to build their portfolios and drive profit in the coming year. Join Senior Housing News on […]

The Biggest Senior Housing Deals of 2014

The year in review for the senior housing mergers and acquisition market could be characterized by several traits, primarily the insatiable appetite among investors nurtured by billion-dollar blockbuster transactions. Both publicly- and non-traded REITs, private equity firms, as well as other operators were the players, acquiring senior housing and health care real estate and an […]

Aging2.0 Connects Senior Living Providers, Tech Startups in New Launch

The market for health care technology abounds with a plethora of startups striving to develop the next big thing that improves quality of care in the most cost-efficient manner possible. As one global startup accelerator takes its network to the next level, such technologies may soon hit the market for senior living organizations in the […]

Most Read: The Next 50 Years of Senior Living

In case you missed them, here are the top headlines grabbing Senior Housing News readers’ attention this week. LCS Growth Fuels $1 Billion Pipeline of Senior Living Development — In the largest pipeline the company has had in the past six or seven years, LCS is focusing on continuing care retirement communities, repositioning efforts and the […]

Robust UK Pipeline Pushes HCP to Open London Office

Following HCP, Inc.’s (NYSE: HCP) $630 million debt investment in a United Kingdom senior housing portfolio acquisition, the real estate investment trust (REIT) will be opening an office in London to manage its overseas operations, the company announced during its third-quarter earnings call. “We are pleased to announce that in January we will be opening […]

HCP Backs $630 Million Investment In UK Senior Housing Portfolio

HCP, Inc. (NYSE: HCP) announced Monday that it is the lead investor in the financing for Formation Capital and Safanad Limited’s pending acquisition of NHP, which owns 273 nursing and residential care homes representing more than 12,500 beds in the United Kingdom. HCP will provide a loan facility totaling £394.5 million (approximately US$630 million), secured by […]

Multi-Billion Dollar Bidding War for Home Health Giant Escalates

What began as an $1.6 billion proposal to acquire home health competitor Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:GTIV) has escalated into an all out bidding war between Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:KND) and an unnamed mystery bidder. Kindred has unsuccessfully been able to woo Gentiva into accepting any of its purchase proposals since its initial offer in […]