More Senior Housing Borrowers May Qualify for HUD Loans

For some borrowers in the senior housing industry—especially licensed senior care providers—the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Section 232 Healthcare Mortgage Insurance program is already an attractive source of financing. But the program could appeal to an even larger pool of senior housing providers than currently thought, including those that have a large number […]

Movers & Shakers: SantaFe’s New Regional Sales and Marketing Director

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In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/10/16)

(The Arlington of Naples Retirement Community in Naples, Fla. – Photo courtesy of Lutheran Life Communities) Construction: Planned Primrose Retirement Communities Plans Ark. Assisted Living, Memory Care Project Aberdeen, S.D.-based Primrose Retirement Communities, LLC, this week announced plans to begin construction on a 98-unit assisted living and memory care community in Rogers, Ark. Primrose is inviting […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (2/18/16)

(Rendering of The Blake at Woodcreek Farms senior living community in Elgin, S.C. — Photo courtesy of Blake Management Group and Cardinal Ventures) Construction: Planned Developer Proposes $35 Million School Transformation into Senior Living City officials of Leesburg, Fla. recently approved plans for a developer to transform a historic school into a senior living community, reports […]

Movers & Shakers: Lancaster Pollard’s New Senior Vice Presidents

Lancaster Pollard Promotes Robert Baxter and Ryan Miles to Senior Vice President Lancaster Pollard, a financial services firm that help health care, senior living and housing providers with financial advice and financing solutions, has announced the promotions of Robert Baxter and Ryan Miles to senior vice president.  Baxter joined Lancaster Pollard in 2005 and has […]

Hard Hit CCRC Market Sees Booming Post-Recession Comeback

After a relatively flat market for continuing care retirement community finance following the housing crash and subsequent recession, financing activity is coming back—and then some—in even the hardest hit areas like Florida. SantaFe Senior Living, a not-for-profit affiliate of SantaFe Healthcare, Inc. saw the product of the downturn firsthand when it brought a strategic repositioning […]

Wellness Program Triples Sales for Fla. Senior Living Provider

Move-ins have tripled and retention rates have improved at a Florida senior living community following the launch of a comprehensive wellness program that addresses the community’s most prevalent risk factors of falls, arthritis, diabetes, cognitive decline, and incontinence. In the 22 months since the Vitality Program was launched, occupancy at 639-unit North Florida Retirement Village, […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (7/10/13)

Construction: Planned Autumn Senior Living Breaks Ground on Memory Care Community Earlier this month, Autumn Senior Living announced the groundbreaking on a new memory care community in Sarasota, Florida, reports Bradenton Patch. The project valued at over $65 million will incorporate two phases of construction, with Phase I featuring plans for 80 residences designed in cooperation […]

Movers & Shakers – People and Positions for January 2013

Happy New Year, senior housing professionals! It’s 2013, and we have a whole new round-up of people who have been making moves and shaking things up in the industry. Did any of your new year’s resolutions include taking a new position or joining a different company? Look for senior housing jobs nationwide on SHN’s job board. Employers: Take […]