Buckner Opens $240M CCRC with High-Profile Partnerships, To Sell Historic Campus

Last week marked the official grand opening of Ventana by Buckner, a $240 million high-rise continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Dallas. Ventana is part of a crop of urban CCRCs rising across the country, and it stands out for the numerous partnerships that it has forged with high-profile organizations in its local market, including […]

HumanGood CEO: There’s a Better Way to Think About the Middle Market

HumanGood CEO John Cochrane believes providers need to determine what part of the middle-market cohort they intend to serve, rather than referring to a single “middle-market opportunity.” HumanGood has plenty of experience operating higher-end continuing care retirement communities, as well as lower income, government-subsidized senior housing. The Pleasanton, California-based provider, which ranked eighth on the […]

HumanGood Eager to Recap Affordable Properties After New HUD Changes

Recent guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has the potential to dramatically expand private investment in affordable senior housing redevelopments. And HumanGood wants to come out of the gates strong, targeting a combination of private and public funding to overhaul communities in its portfolio wrapped for years in bureaucratic […]

Transform Podcast #11: HumanGood President and CEO John Cochrane

Addressing the growing demand for middle-market senior housing is one of 2019’s top issues, but HumanGood CEO John Cochrane says that the industry first needs to realize there is no simple solution, as the middle market encompasses varying product types and price points. Cochrane, who is in his 11th year as head of the Pleasanton, […]

HumanGood CEO: We’ve Always Had National Ambitions

HumanGood’s new affiliation with Presby’s Inspired Life serves dual purposes: creating an organization with national scale that could further expand, with a platform to create an offering for an overlooked segment of the middle market. That platform revolves around the existing affordable housing portfolios of both companies, as well as the capabilities of HumanGood’s in-house […]

HumanGood, Presby’s Affiliation to Create 6th-Largest Senior Living Nonprofit

The largest non-profit senior living provider in the state of California, HumanGood, will be extending its reach to the East Coast through a planned affiliation with Presby’s Inspired Life. The combined entity will be the sixth-largest national non-profit senior living provider, the organizations stated Monday in announcing the affiliation. Pleasanton, California-based HumanGood serves nearly 10,000 […]

Senior Housing Penetration Rates Show Puzzling Variation Across Different Metro Areas

The U.S. senior housing penetration rate has hovered around 10% over the last decade, but there’s been wide variability across different metropolitan areas. It’s difficult to pinpoint why the rate varies so much from city to city, and gaining a greater understanding of what drives penetration has big implications for the industry. Increasing market penetration […]

Movers & Shakers: Integral Senior Living, HumanGood, Erickson Living

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