Transactions & Financings: White Oak’s 4-Property Portfolio Acquisition; Arbor Company’s $90M Credit Facility

White Oak acquires 4 property senior housing portfolio White Oak Healthcare REIT completed the acquisition of a four community, 482-bed senior housing portfolio which included two communities in Arkansas, one in Florida and one in Pennsylvania. The seller was Baltimore-based Capital Health Group (CHG), which retains a minority stake in the portfolio, completed renovations to […]

[Upcoming Webinar] Senior Living Development: The Right Tech at the Right Time

Date: September 5, 2019Time: 1:00 PM CDT – 2:00 PM CDTRegister Now 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. Yet the technology can fall short without the necessary infrastructure in place to support it. Owners and […]

Life Care Services Credits Sales Revamp For Recent Occupancy Gains

Life Care Services is seeing better occupancy and increased move-ins after refocusing its sales culture last year. The management arm of Des Moines, Iowa-based LCS reported a 23% same-store occupancy bump for its rental communities, compared to this time last year. Life Care Services also said that move-ins for those communities were up 13% from […]

Summit Vista CEO Erickson: We Want to Build Innovative Life Plan Communities Across the Country

Drawing on a deep background in senior living, Mark Erickson is the CEO and executive director of Summit Vista, the first entrance-fee life plan community in Utah. Erickson has helped Summit Vista forge an innovative partnership with health system Intermountain and attract a younger resident, and ultimately, he would like to open similar life plan […]

LCS Employee Research Nets Top Marks of Staff Retention

New research sheds light on some of the key reasons senior living employees stay in their jobs. And those who feel they make a difference; are positively recognized for their contributions; and trust their peers and supervisors may stick around longer than those who don’t. The research, conducted by senior living research firm Holleran Consulting […]

In the Pipeline: New Blake Project in Florida; LCS Community Expanding

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 Quality Senior Living, Blake Announce Florida Project Quality Senior Living’s management, through newly formed […]

New Whitepaper: The Future of Post-Acute Strategy in Senior Living

As senior care becomes more coordinated, senior living providers have a major opportunity to thrive in the post-acute world by collaborating with the community and the care continuum. Payment structures are shifting toward rewarding providers that care for patients in the lowest-cost setting, and those providers are finding that the post-acute environment is not defined […]

Transactions and Financings: CIP Capital Invests in GlynnDevins

CIP Capital Invests In GlynnDevins CIP Capital invested in Kansas City, Missouri-based GlynnDevins, a provider of tech-enabled and data-driven marketing solutions to senior living communities. No financial terms were disclosed. Petsky Prunier advised GlynnDevins on the transaction. GlynnDevins was backed by Falfurrias Capital. CIP Capital plans to significantly enhance GlynnDevins’ ability to collect, synthesize, and utilize data across […]