In the Pipeline: Phoenix Breaks Ground in Georgia; Capitol Seniors Housing Opens New York 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: In progress Phoenix Senior Living […]

SHN+ TALKS — The Future of MorningStar Senior Living

We are excited to announce the next SHN+ TALK, with Mark Andrzejewski, President of MorningStar Senior Living, on March 18, 2021 at 11am CST. Learn more about the future of MorningStar and how it’s managing through the pandemic, including: With regard to occupancy, top operational executives see two emerging trends that give them hope for […]

In the Pipeline: Vitality to Repurpose Louisiana Hotel; Confluent, MorningStar Break Ground in Denver

Construction: In progress Confluent, MorningStar Break Ground on Denver Project Confluent Senior Living and MorningStar Senior Living have broken ground on a new senior living community in Denver’s Observatory Park neighborhood. Sign up for SHN + to read this exclusive content. Individual Membership$400 per year Purchase GroupMembership2–5 members$360 per year* Purchase Need more than 5 […]

Transactions & Financings: LCS Assumes Operations of Rose Senior Living; United Church Homes’ New Development Venture

Sales and operator transitions Life Care Services assumes management of former Rose Senior Living communities Life Care Services assumed management of six communities owned by Rose Senior Living, an operator based in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. The communities include: Heritage at Irene Woods, Memphis, Tennessee Rose Senior Living and Rose Villas, Avon, Ohio Rose Senior Living, […]

Top Senior Housing Trends for 2021

Among the many lessons that Covid-19 drove home in 2020: No one can predict what the future holds. But as the senior living industry battles the latest wave of infections and starts to beat back the pandemic through vaccination, it’s also more important than ever to look ahead and try to identify what trends will […]

Former MorningStar CFO Ranzan Joins Solera as President

Solera Senior Living hired Jamie Ranzan as president, in the latest hiring move for the growing Denver-based company. Ranzan comes to Solera from MorningStar Senior Living, where she was chief financial officer. She joined MorningStar in October 2016, as that company was beginning its own sustained period of growth, she told Senior Housing News in […]

Transform Podcast #17: Ken Jaeger of MorningStar

When he was just a child, Ken Jaeger made a vow that one day he would start a business that would make the world a better place. That sense of mission not only spurred him to found MorningStar Senior Living, it has also proven to be good for business. In 2019, the company partnered with […]

Transactions & Financings: Five Star Restructuring Complete; HJ Sims Arranges $219M Construction Financing

Cindat, Omega partner on $232M UK portfolio deal Chinese investment firm Cindat Capital Management entered into a joint venture with health care real estate investment trust, Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE: OHI), on a 49% stake in a 67-property senior housing portfolio in the United Kingdom from Irvine, California-based health care REIT, Healthpeak Properties (NYSE: PEAK). […]