ORIX Closes $350 Million CLO, Includes Assisted Living Loans

In another sign of the rising popularity in collateralized loan obligations (CLO), Dallas-based financial services firm ORIX USA announced it closed on a $350 million CLO fund, with a sizable portion of the loans collateralized by senior housing. CLOs are pools of below investment-grade loans sold in pieces to investors. When loans are paid off, […]

Transactions & Financings: New Senior Issues Fortress Affiliate $40 Million In Stock, NHI Lends $180 Million

New Senior Investment Group Issues Fortress Affiliate $40 Million in Series A Preferred Stock New Senior Investment Group (NYSE: SNR) filed an 8-K form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) indicating the New York City-based real estate investment trust (REIT) issued 400,000 shares of Series A Preferred Stock to FIG LLC, an affiliate of […]

Transactions & Financings: Griffin-American’s $400 Million Credit Facility

Bank of America’s $400M Credit Facility for Griffin-American Healthcare REIT Griffin-American Healthcare REIT co-sponsors, Griffin Capital and American Healthcare Investors, announced that the REIT and certain of its subsidiaries have entered into a new credit facility totaling $400 million with Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, KeyBank Capital Markets and Citizens Bank, National Association […]

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

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Transactions & Financings: ORIX USA, Midcap Financial

Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV Purchases 53-Unit Assisted Living Community in Missouri Real estate investment trust Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV, Inc. recently acquired the 53-unit Pinnacle Warrenton Assisted Living Facility in Warrenton, Missouri, for $8.1 million. The seller was Warrenton Clearpath Property Investment, LLC, an unaffiliated third party represented by Senior Living Investment Brokerage’s Jeff Binder. […]

Transactions & Financings: LTC Credit Agreement, $750M Greystone Debt Fund

LTC Announces Extension of Unsecured Credit Facility California-based LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE: LTC) recently entered into a second amended and restated unsecured credit agreement to replace the real estate investment trust’s (REIT’s) previous unsecured credit agreement dated Oct. 14, 2014. The credit agreement maintains the $600 million aggregate commitment of the lenders under the previous […]

Senior Housing Occupancy Could Stabilize in 2018

There may be light at the end of the tunnel for the senior living providers struggling to keep beds filled. Senior housing occupancy rates could stabilize this year, with the potential for occupancy growth beginning in late 2018 or early 2019, according to a new “Seniors Housing and Health Care Market Outlook” report from investment banking […]

Senior Housing Construction Could Slow in 2018

Senior housing executives might be a little less likely to pursue construction projects this year than in 2017, according to the latest Seniors Housing and Care Survey from investment banking and advisory services firm Lancaster Pollard. This year’s survey—the firm’s fourth—showed that 46% of execs said they are “extremely likely” to pursue a construction project this year. […]

Movers & Shakers: Wingate Healthcare’s New COO

Wingate Healthcare Recruits New COO Wingate Healthcare, a provider of senior living and health care services in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New York, has named Jill Bosa as its new COO, according to a press release. Prior to joining Wingate, Bosa served as COO for Kindred Healthcare’s nursing center division, where she provided operational oversight […]