Senior Housing Finance Activity: CBRE, Lancaster Pollard

CBRE Arranges Financing for Three Senior Living Projects CBRE National Senior Housing has arranged financing for a joint venture between Harrison Street Real Estate Capital and Dominion Partners, according to a press release. The property, Somerby Peachtree City, is a newly built 96-unit assisted living and memory care community located in Peachtree City, Georgia, which […]

[Updated] Lancaster Pollard Acquired by ORIX, RED Capital to Change Focus

Lancaster Pollard, which is routinely ranked as the top FHA/HUD senior living lender, has been acquired by ORIX USA, a division of international financial services group ORIX Corporation. ORIX already owns another major senior housing lender, RED Capital. Going forward, senior housing services will be consolidated under the Lancaster Pollard brand. Columbus, Ohio-based Lancaster Pollard […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: Lancaster Pollard, Capital One

Trilogy Health Services Refinances SNF and Senior Health Portfolio For $158.4 Million Trilogy Health Services refinanced a portfolio of 10 senior health campuses in Indiana, which offer independent living, assisted living, memory care, rehabilitation and skilled nursing options. The loan, totaling $158.4 million, puts in place a permanent debt structure with a low interest rate, and pays […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Blueprint, Heartland Senior Living

Minnesota Senior Living Provider Acquires Local Facilities Through USDA Loans Heartland Senior Living, a Minnesota non-profit senior living provider, will acquire three southern Minnesota communities from current owner Eldercare of Minnesota, with the sale expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to a report from the Albert Lea Tribune. The three Minnesota […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: HJ Sims, Walker & Dunlop

HJ Sims Arranges $93 Million Bond for New Hampshire Assisted Living Community Fairfield, Connecticut-based HJ Sims, a privately held investment bank and wealth management firm, has arranged a $93 million bond for The Prospect-Woodward Home, an assisted living community, which will be based in Keene, New Hampshire. New Hampshire Health and Education Facilities Authority was […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Fortis Files for Receivership

Fortis Management Group Files for Receivership Fortis Management Group filed for receivership in an agreement with its landlords, the company revealed on July 12. The Milwaukee-based management company operates 60 skilled nursing facilities and five independent and assisted living communities throughout Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Read the full story on Skilled Nursing […]

Why It’s Gotten Harder to Secure a Senior Housing Construction Loan

Across the U.S., some developers are finding it a little more difficult to get money to build new senior housing projects. And it’s not just the developers saying that. Some of those big national capital providers also agree that construction loans for senior housing are generally harder to come by these days. Issues like construction […]

Senior Living and the City: Hottest Urban Design Trends

Senior living projects in city centers are not for the faint of heart. Between high land and construction costs, site scarcity, lengthy entitlement processes and sticker shock for lenders, taking on this type of development is no easy endeavor—and that’s not to mention design constraints. But given the unique strategies the majority of senior living […]

How Affordable Independent Living Will Fare in 2017

The senior housing industry as a whole is seeing growth as the baby boomer generation moves into retirement. Still, senior housing isn’t expected to see as much of an uptick as other housing categories this year. When it comes to growth in the next year, housing industry owners, developers and managers predict the largest surge will occur in […]

Senior Housing Finance Activity: CBRE, Love Funding

Lancaster Pollard Arranges $5.3 Million Financing for BPM Senior Living Lancaster Pollard recently arranged a $5.3 million Fannie Mae loan for Portland, Oregon-based senior living owner/operator BPM Senior Living. The loan provides capital for Royalton Place, a 70-unit, 79-bed assisted living and memory care community in Milwaukie, Oregon. The financing is related to BPM’s plan […]