In the Pipeline: Project in Texas Includes Infection Control Design; New Active Community Near Chicago

Construction: Planned National Church Residences Plans Community in Ohio Senior living nonprofit National Church Residences has plans to open a rental senior living community in Columbus, Ohio. The planned mid-rise community will have 62 one-and two-bedroom units. Planned amenities include a fitness center, a wellness suite and a community room with kitchen and social space. […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (9/29/16)

Construction: Planned Senior Community Planned in Hanover Park, Ill. A master-planned community for adults ages 55 and over is planned in Hanover Park, Ill. Verandah will have independent living, assisted living and memory care components. There will be two-story townhomes, single-level villas and condos available for sale. The $40 million community will include amenities such […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (8/11/16)

(Rendering of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Campus, located in Bridgeport, Conn. — Photo courtesy of  Perkins Eastman) Construction: Planned Omega Communities Plans New Senior Living Community A partnership between Greenbrier Development, Omega Communities and Eagle’s Landing First Baptist Church has sparked plans for a new senior living community in south Atlanta, Lake Vista. The community will […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/23/15)

(Stonecroft Health Campus in Bloomington, Ind. — Photo courtesy of Mainstreet and Trilogy Health Services) Construction: Planned Benchmark Senior Living to Break Ground in Woburn, Mass. The Wellesley, Mass.-based operator will break ground on their newest senior living community, Benchmark Senior Living at Woburn, on July 29th at 10:30. This $30 million development project will bring […]

6 Layers of Defense Against Fires in Senior Living

Fires in senior living apartments and communities have swept national headlines recently, detailing the destruction that these disasters can cause, and sparking conversations around fire safety — particularly as it relates to buildings’ construction. In a suburb of San Antonio, Texas, five people died and 10 were injured late last year after a three-alarm fire […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (10/9/14)

Construction: Planned Developers Plan $10 Million Senior Housing Project for Kokomo, Ind. The NRP Group LLC, a Cleveland, Ohio-based developer, this month announced plans to pursue a $10.2 million senior housing project in Kokomo, Ind., reports local Kokomo Tribune. NRP will submit a proposal to the Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority for housing tax […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (8/21/14)

Construction: Planned Starling Senior Living to Break Ground on Third Fla. Project Jacksonville, Fla.-based Starling Senior Living is gearing up to break ground on its third senior living community in the state come January, the company told SHN in an email. In July, the company successfully rezoned a five-acre parcel located on Amelia Island, Fla., […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/24/14)

Construction: Planned Developers Near Construction on $30MM Michigan Senior Living Village Brighton, Mich.-based Unified Property Group is readying a groundbreaking next month on its latest endeavor, a $30 million “senior living village” in Pittsfield Township, Mich., reports MLive. The Pittsfield Township Planning Commission recently approved the final site plans presented by Unified Property Group, which call […]

Developers Eye Hotel Conversions as Next Senior Living Opportunity

As senior housing development continues to take cues from the hospitality industry, conversion projects that transform defunct hotels into senior living communities might be more trouble than they’re worth, though it largely depends on the property type. Resident acuity levels and complying with varying states’ building code requirements makes hotel conversions more feasible projects for […]