Transactions & Financings: Griffin-American’s $400 Million Credit Facility

Bank of America’s $400M Credit Facility for Griffin-American Healthcare REIT Griffin-American Healthcare REIT co-sponsors, Griffin Capital and American Healthcare Investors, announced that the REIT and certain of its subsidiaries have entered into a new credit facility totaling $400 million with Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, KeyBank Capital Markets and Citizens Bank, National Association […]

Movers & Shakers: HCP Board Chair, Benchmark CFO, Ryan Cos. CEO

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Movers & Shakers: Lancaster Pollard’s Investment Banking VP

Lancaster Pollard Adds New Vice President at California Banking Office Lancaster Pollard has named Ross Holland as vice president of the company’s specialty investment banking and mortgage banking firm in Newport Beach, California. In his new role, Holland will be responsible for the Central California, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico markets, reaching out to providers, […]

CCRC Banks on Home Care to Protect Entrance Fees

An ever-expanding non-profit provider of continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) sees home care as the ticket to growing and protecting its business over time. National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS), a non-profit based in Rockville, Maryland, is banking on the multiple benefits of rolling out a new, proprietary home care agency. The CCRC provider went […]

Flexible Care Models, Licensing Keeps Independent Living Competitive

During the economic downturn, the independent living sector was hit with steep drop-offs in occupancy and a more sluggish rebound compared to assisted living. In response, some providers are getting creative in ways to spur on the slow-but-steady climb to recovery. They’re also looking to face the upcoming challenge of preparing for the future wave of […]