[White Paper] Deploying The Right Tech at the Right Time

The technology landscape for senior living continues to evolve with an ever-growing list of platforms and services to optimize the experience for staff and residents alike. But the technology can fall short without the necessary infrastructure in place to support it. This white paper will discuss some of the ways operators and developers can review […]

Older Senior Housing Properties Show Strong Occupancy But Investments Needed

Conventional wisdom states that consumers are attracted to shiny new senior housing product that has flooded certain markets in recent years, putting older properties at a disadvantage and eroding their occupancy. This is not necessarily the case, as statistics show that top-performing senior housing properties tend to be between 10 and 17 years old. However, […]

In the Pipeline: Sinai Residences’ $125 Million Expansion, Watercrest Starts Work in Georgia

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 Florida Life Plan Community Plots $125 Million Expansion A 366-unit not-for-profit life plan community […]

Best Repositioning 2017: Drab, Empty Community Gets Top-Drawer Amenities

The Kingswood Senior Living Community in Kansas City, Missouri, has been around for over 35 years—and, until recently, that fact was painfully obvious to both residents and management. A couple of years ago, its occupancy was low—about 64%—and attracting new residents had begun to prove challenging, due at least in part to the community’s drab, […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (5/11/17)

(Rendering of Allegro’s Richmond Heights community — image courtesy of Allegro Senior Living) Construction Planned Luxury Senior Housing Developer Sets Sights on Little Rock Area Abby Development, a luxury senior housing builder, owner, and operator, has plans to break ground on a new “resort-style” seniors housing campus near Little Rock, Arkansas. Workers are poised to break ground […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (1/12/17)

Construction: Planned Luxury Senior Living Community Planned A new luxury senior living community will break ground this summer in Bozeman, Montana. The Springs at Bozeman will offer a mix of 172 independent living, assisted living and memory care apartments ranging in size from studio to three-bedroom floor plans. The community will be built on five acres […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/24/12)

Construction: Planned Tenn. Life Care Services Community Plans $9 Million Expansion The Heritage at Brentwood, a Life Care Services community in Tennessee, is planning a $9 million expansion of Somerfield Health Center to accommodate the needs of the community’s growing population and enhance the continuum of care available to residents of the independent senior living community […]

By the Numbers: Considering Today’s Decision-Makers as Tomorrow’s Senior Living Residents

The senior living residents of tomorrow will look very different from those of today, and there’s a lot of data surrounding future residents—especially the adult children of current residents—that can help shape the services communities offer and the way those amenities are marketed. Several speakers at Life Care Services’ Senior Living Summit, held last week […]