In the Pipeline: Alliance Breaks Ground on Portland Project; Clearwater to Open California Community

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards, an annual competition that recognizes cutting-edge design, excellence, and innovation in senior living. View this year’s winning entries here And if you’d like to submit a project to In the Pipeline, email us. Construction: Planned Milwaukee Life Plan Community […]

Transactions & Financings: Columbia Pacific’s $136M India JV; CBRE Arranges $40M Financing Package

Columbia Pacific, Embassy Group to invest $136M in India Columbia Pacific Communities is partnering with Indian real estate developer, Embassy Group, to develop a pipeline of senior housing communities in major population hubs across India, Mint reports. The venture will invest ₹1,000 crore – $136.3 million in U.S. dollars – to develop a pipeline of […]

In the Pipeline: Ryan Cos., Great Lakes Plan Minnesota Project; Brightview Grows in Maryland

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards, an annual competition that recognizes cutting-edge design, excellence, and innovation in senior living. Submissions are currently open. Construction: Planned Ryan Cos., Great Lakes Plan Minnesota Community Ryan Companies and Great Lakes Management are collaborating on a senior living community […]

[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 […]