Dished: The 5 Things Senior Living Needs to Be Marketing About Dining

“Senior living communities today are expected to offer fresh, healthy foods along with convenience.” This is the finding of a recent EcoLab survey conducted among American adults who have sought a senior living solution either for themselves, or for someone they know. And while senior living operators have recently turned a serious and new eye […]

Dished: Sushi in Senior Living—and other Fusion Fare

Photo: Tania Tuluie Gone are the days when cafeterias and pre-plated dining made the cut in senior living. Now, in order to stay competitive, providers are incorporating five-star restaurants into their offerings. And that means staying on the cutting edge of all that is offered outside of the community walls. But creating a true restaurant […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (2/27/14)

Construction: Planned Developers Plan $40 Million Lake Geneva Senior Housing Whitestone Realty Capital plans to build a $40 million, 126-unit senior housing community near a Lake Geneva resort, reports Milwaukee Business Journal. The development will offer 100 independent living units, 40 assisted and 20 memory care, according to an official from Whitestone cited in the […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (11/14/13)

Construction: Planned Mainstreet Property Group Proposes New Indiana Senior Community Carmel, Indiana-based Mainstreet Property Group is moving forward in its proposal for a new senior living community in Crown Point, Ind., reports NWITimes. Mainstreet wants to develop a community that will house about 70 people on land recently approved for annexation by the city. The […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (9/19/13)

Construction: Planned South Carolina Developers Plan $44 Million Senior Living Center Plans to build a $44 million senior living center in South Carolina are on track to begin construction in February or March 2014, reports Herald Online. The 52-acre mixed-use senior living campus in York, S.C., is currently finishing a second market study, according to […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (5/22/13)

Construction: Planned Developer Plans to Revamp Former Assisted Living Building  Cacace Associates has plans to revamp a former assisted living building into an independent living community for seniors in Bristol, Pennsylvania, phillyBurbs reports. The former Mill Run building on Wilson Avenue was purchased by the Bristol government for $135,000 from its previous Virginia-based owner in […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (2/6/13)

Construction: Planned The Tutera Group Plans $50 Million Kansas Retirement Community The Tutera Group, a diversified senior living and real estate investment company, is planning a $50 million senior living community on 18 acres near the former Mission Valley Middle School in Kansas City, Kans., reports The Kansas City Star. Mission Chateau would feature independent […]