Tech Beat: New Perspective Partners with Roobrik, Eldermark’s New Hire

New Perspective Teams Up with Roobrik for Assessment Tool Eden Prairie, Minnesota-based New Perspective Senior Living recently partnered with Durham, North Carolina-based Roobrik, a provider of human-centric decision tools for age-related health and care decisions, to make an online assessment tool publicly available online. Specifically, Roobrik’s “Is it time to get help?” tool guides users […]

As Some Senior Housing Developments Stall, Opportunity Awaits

It’s no secret that many developers without senior living experience have entered the sector in recent years, seeing that demographics are set to drive demand. Established operators have anticipated that some of these projects will sputter out of the gate, presenting acquisition opportunities—and that is already coming to pass, faster than some expected. That was one of the […]

Movers & Shakers: Affinitas and New Empire Join Forces, Name CEO

Affinitas, New Empire Corp. Join Forces, Name CEO New-England-based senior living management company Affinitas Life has joined forces with New Empire Corp., a family-owned real estate group founded in 1997. Bentley Zhao, founder, chairman and CEO of New Empire Corp., will lead the new company under the banner Affinitas Life, a Division of New Empire […]

Movers & Shakers: Affinitas and New Empire Join Forces, Name CEO

Affinitas, New Empire Corp. Join Forces, Name CEO New-England-based senior living management company Affinitas Life has joined forces with New Empire Corp., a family-owned real estate group founded in 1997. Bentley Zhao, founder, chairman and CEO of New Empire Corp., will lead the new company under the banner Affinitas Life, a Division of New Empire […]

Welltower Supports Brookdale Changes, Defends Genesis Moves

Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN) is upbeat about the year ahead, despite the fact that two of its largest tenants are in rough waters and headwinds are hitting both the senior living and skilled nursing industries. The Toledo, Ohio-based real estate investment trust (REIT) is one of the largest senior housing real estate owners in the U.S., with a portfolio of hundreds […]