Historic Moment for Senior Housing M&A with All Buyers in the Game

Investor appetite for senior housing has grown to levels that industry finance experts say is unprecedented, in terms of the variety of buyers seeking transactions. What makes this investor landscape historic is no group is sitting on the sidelines, senior living finance and transactions professionals told Senior Housing News. “The buyers market is hitting on […]

Transactions & Financings: Bridgewood’s $56M CCRC Refinancing; Mission Senior’s $22M Construction Financing

SunTrust provides $60M Loan for Baltimore CCRC Expansion SunTrust Banks Senior Vice President of Senior Care Finance Yasamin Al-Askari arranged a $60 million loan for the expansion of Roland Park Place, a nonprofit continuing care retirement community in Baltimore. Proceeds will fund the second phase of the project, an eight-story building with 58 units, a […]

Transactions & Financings: Senior Housing Management Expands Operations; Ensign Acquires in California

JLL advises Welltower on $1.8B Benchmark portfolio sale JLL (NYSE: JLL) represented Welltower (NYSE: WELL) in the Toledo, Ohio-based REIT’s $1.8 billion disposition of 48 properties operated by Waltham, Massachusetts-based Benchmark Senior Living, to an unnamed buyer. The 4,137-unit portfolio consists of 48 assisted living properties located in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island […]

Transactions and Financings: Acts Completes Integrace Affiliation; Avamere’s New Acquisition

Acts, Integrace complete affiliation Acts Retirement-Life Communities completed its affiliation with Integrace and its family of communities throughout Maryland this week. The affiliation brings together two nationally recognized names in the senior living industry under shared leadership and governance. The affiliation was first announced in January.The affiliation gives West Point, Pennsylvania-based Acts entry into the […]

Transactions & Financings: $120M Bond Financing for Spires at Berry College; NHI Acquires Holiday Community

The Spires at Berry College closes $120 million bond financing package The Spires at Berry College closed a $119.7 million bond financing deal, which will be used to fund the entirety of construction costs for the life plan community on the campus of Rome, Georgia-based Berry College.The tax-exempt bonds include $81.9 million underwritten by Ziegler […]

Transactions & Financings: Ziegler Arranges Bond Financing, Arcapita Grows U.S. Portfolio

Ziegler Arranges $200.6 Million Bond Financing Ziegler announced the closing of the Trousdale Foundation Properties $200,570,000 Series 2018 bonds. Ziegler served as the underwriter and placement agent for the bonds which were issued in various series including tax-exempt senior, taxable senior and tax-exempt subordinate bonds. Proceeds from the bonds were used to finance the acquisition and […]

Transactions & Financings: ORIX USA, Midcap Financial

Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV Purchases 53-Unit Assisted Living Community in Missouri Real estate investment trust Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV, Inc. recently acquired the 53-unit Pinnacle Warrenton Assisted Living Facility in Warrenton, Missouri, for $8.1 million. The seller was Warrenton Clearpath Property Investment, LLC, an unaffiliated third party represented by Senior Living Investment Brokerage’s Jeff Binder. […]

Transactions & Financings: Senior Living Investment Brokerage, Lancaster Pollard

Blueprint Arranges Sale of Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing Portfolio in Ohio Blueprint recently announced the first closing of a multistage portfolio sale comprising one assisted living community and two skilled nursing facilities in northeast Ohio. The seller was a regional owner-operator looking to transition out of day-to-day community management. Blueprint identified a regional operator to lease […]

Transactions & Financings: Lancaster Pollard, Blueprint, CBRE

Lancaster Pollard Helps Secure Financing for Assisted Living Project Lancaster Pollard recently aided Gardant Management Solutions and Horve Builders in securing financing to build Heritage Woods of Noblesville, a planned 124-unit affordable assisted living community in Noblesville, Indiana. Lancaster Pollard obtained a $19.9 million loan insured by the FHA Sec. 232 program to fund the […]

Transactions & Financings: IRR Partners with Tellatin, Inc.

Integra Realty Resources Partners With Tellatin, Inc. Commercial real estate valuation and consulting firm Integra Realty Resources (IRR) recently announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Missouri-based Tellatin, Inc., an appraisal, market study and advisory firm dedicated to serving the senior housing and health care sectors. Starting immediately, all 16 employees from Tellatin will form […]