Movers & Shakers: HCP Board Chair, Benchmark CFO, Ryan Cos. CEO

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In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/19/17)

Construction: Planned Ohio Golf Course Redevelopment to Include Senior Community  A plan to turn a golf course into a sprawling apartment development with an included senior living community is moving forward in Sugarcreek Township, Ohio. The $60 million development, called Rollandia Greene, would also include “The Grand of Sugarcreek,” a community with 123 senior independent living, 57 assisted […]

Isakson Living Imports Dementia Care Model from the UK

One Georgia-based senior living provider is bucking the traditional American model of senior care by being the first in the U.S. to implement a UK-based care model centered on empathy. Isakson Living has recently opened Park Springs, a resort-style continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located roughly 15 miles northeast of Atlanta in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Not only is the community the first in the […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/6/17)

Construction: Planned Former National Guard Armory in Pennsylvania to Become Senior Housing The new owners of a former National Guard armory in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, seek to turn the historic building into a senior living community. As planned, Z&Z Limited Partnership would build nearly 50 senior homes on the same site as the armory, according to the Daily […]

What Senior Living Can Learn from Chick-fil-A’s Free Food Policy

Businesses across many sectors have long been drawn to Chick-fil-A’s business model. In senior living, several business practices of the fast food giant—from its approach to customer service to its employee on-boarding practices—have at some point caused a stir. It was only a matter of time, then, until senior living providers copied Chick-fil-A’s approach to discounting. […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/6/17)

Construction: Planned Upscale Community Planned in California A luxury life plan community, or continuing care retirement community (CCRC), is being planned in San Luis Obispo, California. The community, Villaggio at San Luis Obispo, will offer 350 residential living opportunities. Residents will be able to enjoy chef-prepared healthy meals in multiple dining venues as well as […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (2/25/16)

(Symphony of Chesterton, a Next Generation facility developed by Mainstreet and operated by Symphony Post-Acute Network in Chesterton, Ind. — Photo courtesy of Mainstreet) Construction: Planned Viamonte Senior Living CCRC Design Plans Approved in Calif.  California-based nonprofit Viamonte Senior Living recently received approval from the Walnut Creek Design Review Committee in Walnut Creek, Calif., for […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (11/5/15)

(Brandywine Senior Living at Mahwah located in Mahwah, N.J. — Photo courtesy of Brandywine Senior Living) Construction: Planned Berry College Announces Site for New CCRC in Ga. Berry College, a liberal arts college in Rome, Ga., this week announced the site of a new continuing care retirement community (CCRC) that will be construction on undeveloped […]

Providers Shorten Sales Cycle With New Approach to Online Leads

The decision to move into senior living is one that takes time — time that senior living providers are often looking to shorten, especially as seasonal occupancy declines drag down operational efficiencies. But with the help of new technology, operators are hoping to significantly cut back on the time it takes for a prospect to […]