Movers & Shakers: Capital One’s Senior VP

Capital One Appoints New Senior Vice President to Seniors Housing and Healthcare Agency Lending Group Capital One announced on Sept. 17 the appointment of Allison Holland as the company’s senior vice president to its Seniors Housing and Healthcare Agency Lending Group. In her new role, Holland will serve as originations manager for Fannie Mae and Freddie […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (4/9/15)

Construction: Planned Big Rock Partners, Millennium Real Estate Group Plan $25 Million Community Big Rock Partners, a national real estate investment management and development firm based in Beverly Hills, Calif., and its joint venture partner Millennium Real Estate Group, of Port Royal, S.C., this week announced plans to begin construction next year on a $25 […]

Movers & Shakers — People and Positions for December, Part IV

Maryland CCRC Names Director of Philanthropy Patricia Santoni has been named director of philanthropy for Charlestown, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Catonsville, Md., that has more than 2,000 residents.  She will be responsible for establishing, planning, directing, and coordinating all fundraising activities for Charlestown. Santoni will also provide leadership for the creation of strategic fund […]

NHI Completes $476 Million CCRC Deal

National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE: NHI) announced it has closed the previously announced acquisition of eight senior housing communities in the South Atlantic region for $476 million.  All eight communities are leased to Senior Living Communities, LLC (SLC) and will continue to be managed by an SLC affiliate. The deal is part of a broader transaction […]

Most Read: What the Future Holds for Assisted Living

In case you missed them… here are the top headlines grabbing SHN readers’ attention this week:  Forbes: What Will Assisted Living Look Like in 2020? — The changing needs and demands of senior housing residents are transforming the way assisted living communities operate, with many catering to residents with higher acuity than traditionally seen in years […]

NHI to Acquire Eight Senior Living Communities for $476 Million

National Health Investors (NYSE: NHI) announced Monday it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a portfolio of eight senior living communities in the South Atlantic region for $476 million. Following the transaction, which is expected to close by December 31, 2014, NHI will lease the eight communities to Charlotte, North Carolina-based operator Senior […]

Movers & Shakers People and Positions for October 2012

Change is in the air and this installment of Movers and Shakers finds that leaves are not the only thing changing. Many senior living operators and service providers are making moves planning for next year already. Check out who is on the move below.  Employers: Check out our massive job board where you can post […]

Reaping the Financial Benefits of Investing in Wellness Programs

Senior living communities are discovering the many benefits of fitness programs. Effective wellness programs can decrease falls, reduce agitation in seniors with Alzheimer’s, and significantly decrease costs for senior living providers. Swimming, strength training, Zumba–these may not be activities normally associated with older people, but many senior living communities are reaping financial benefits by offering […]

Which Companies Were Recognized For ALFA’s 2012 Best of the Best Awards?

The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) recently announced the winners of its fifth annual Best of the Best Awards, which recognizes forward-thinking companies in or related to the senior living industry for innovative programs and services they’ve implemented. The awards encompass eight categories, listed below with the winner of each:  Resident Health & Wellness—Senior […]