In the Pipeline: HarborChase Opens in Florida; Benchmark’s Second Long Island Community

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards. Sign up for the SHN Architecture & Design Newsletter from SHN for updates on architecture and design trends, the annual SHN Awards Competition. Construction: Planned Ryan Companies, Grand Living Plan Community in Iowa Ryan Companies US and Grand Living are collaborating on a new […]

Ryan Cos., Grand Living Take Cues from Ritz-Carlton in New Developments

Two Minneapolis-based companies are pushing forward with a plan to open amenity-rich senior living communities in the Midwest, the Southeast and now, Texas. There is an ongoing debate regarding whether senior housing is primarily a hospitality or a health care industry. For Grand Living, hospitality is the focus—a decision that led to an exclusive partnership with […]

Transactions & Financings: Ensign Buys Two Communities in Texas

The Ensign Group Acquires Two Texas Assisted Living Facilities The Ensign Group, Inc., parent company of the Ensign group of skilled nursing, rehabilitative care services, home health care, hospice care and assisted living companies, has announced that its assisted and independent living portfolio company acquired the real estate and operations of two 37-unit AL facilities […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/27/17)

Construction: Planned Senior Community Planned in California  Located in Morgan Hill, California, Steadfast Senior Living is planning a new community with 67 senior apartments for assisted living and memory care. The community will be 62,000 square feet and will have options of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom residences. The apartments will range between 400 and 1000 […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/21/16)

(Thrive at Beachwalk, a 125-unit senior living community operated by Thrive Senior Living in Fort Myers, Fla.) Construction: Planned Welltower, Hines Acquire Site to Develop NYC Senior Living Community The New York offices of international real estate firm Hines and Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN), this week announced that they have closed on the acquisition of […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/17/16)

(Living room at the Christopher Heights of Northampton senior housing community in Northampton, Mass. — Photo courtesy of Cutler Associates) Construction: Planned Columbia Pacific Advisors Plans 237-Unit Senior Housing Community in Seattle Seattle-based Columbia Pacific Advisors, LLC, is entering into a long-term ground lease with the Archdiocese of Seattle and St. James Cathedral to build a 237-unit senior […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/3/16)

Construction: Planned San Diego City Officials Approve Plans for $150 Million CCRC Officials with the San Diego City Council recently gave unanimous approval for the construction plans of The Glen at Scripps Ranch, a $150 million continuing care retirement community (CCRC), reports San Diego Business Journal. The 53-acre CCRC, which is planned for a site near […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/9/15)

(The Residence at Brookside — Photo Courtesy of Congress Building Corp.) Construction: Planned New Silverado Community Granted Approval in Wash. Irvine, Calif.-based operator Silverado this week announced that it has received unanimous approval from the Cordata Design Review Board to build an 80-unit memory care community in Bellingham, Wash. Set to break ground as early […]