Tapping into the Middle Market Requires Mix of New and Old Ideas

If the senior living industry wants to tap into the sizable middle market consumer demographic over the next decade, it’s going to take some truly unique operating models and financing structures — including some that haven’t been thought of yet. Possible solutions include developing communities with shared rooms and fewer high-end amenities, embracing efficiencies to […]

2019 Seniors Housing Boot Camp [Sponsored]

SPACE IS LIMITED: REGISTER NOW The National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) is committed to its role in facilitating discussions and education on the seniors housing and care sector. Continuing our tradition of advancing the sector, NIC and its Future Leaders Council, are hosting the 2019 Seniors Housing Boot Camp—The Art of […]

NIC CEO Jurutka: Future Lies in Senior Housing, Skilled Nursing Partnerships

Value-based care models that emphasize resident outcomes should have senior housing and skilled nursing providers seriously weighing the opportunities in joining forces. That was the main message from National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) president and CEO Brian Jurutka on Wednesday as he opened his organization’s Spring Investment Forum in San Diego. […]

Movers & Shakers: NIC Board Appointments; New Atlas Senior Living CFO

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Q4 Senior Housing Occupancy Rate Held Steady, Promising Signs Emerged

Although senior housing occupancy rates nationwide remained near historic lows in Q4 2018, the increase in occupied units hit a new high, according to the National Investment Center for Senior Housing & Care (NIC) Q4 market fundamentals report. Courtesy of NICA snapshot of Q4 2018 senior housing occupancy rates, as recorded by NIC. Overall senior […]

Senior Living Providers Must Court New Partners, Be Open to Financial Risk

The health care industry’s shift in focus from acute care in a centralized setting to treating people in their homes is creating ripple effects across the senior living market. Senior housing owners and operators need to prepare for the shift or risk being left behind, National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) founder […]

[Webinar] Rethinking Partnerships and Collaboration in Care Delivery

Date: Tuesday, January 8thTime: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm CSTRegister Now The care delivery landscape is experiencing a seismic shift. Senior housing owners, operators and industry participants face greater risks in today’s business environment, as payers and health care partners adopt new, value-driven payment and service models. This webinar will dive into an expert discussion on how […]

Senior Housing Outshines Other Real Estate Classes as Developers Look to 2019

Senior housing is again considered one of the best bets for real estate investment and development for the year ahead. That’s according to the 40th annual Emerging Trends in Real Estate report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). Investors identified senior housing as the top prospect for both investment and development of […]

Senior Housing Occupancy Tumbles to 8-Year Low

Nationwide, senior housing occupancy has reached its lowest level in over eight years. Occupancy at U.S. seniors housing communities averaged 87.9% in the second quarter of 2018, dropping 0.4 percentage points from the first quarter of 2018 and 0.8 percentage points from the same time last year, according to newly published data from the National Investment Center […]

Assisted Living Occupancy Drops to Record Low 85.7%

Occupancy in the senior housing industry has hit a six-year low, and assisted living occupancy has hit an all time-low, according to new data from the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC). Specifically, senior housing occupancy averaged 88.3% for the first quarter of 2018, which is down 0.5 percentage points from the […]