Senior Housing M&A Spending Drops Sharply to End 2017

The dollar volume of senior housing and care acquisitions dropped at the end of 2017—and tax reform may be partly to blame. Approximately $1.85 billion worth of seniors housing and care properties traded hands in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to the most recent statistics from Irving Levin Associations. This is down from the […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Sagora Senior Living, Senior Living Investment Brokerage

South Carolina Assisted Living Community Sells for $1.9 Million Dave Balow, Patrick Burke and Brad Clousing of Glen Ellyn, Illinois-based Senior Living Investment Brokerage handled the recent $1.9 million sale of The Magnolias of Santee in Santee, South Carolina. The 31-unit, 22,046-square-foot assisted living and memory care community was sold by an owner/operator looking to […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Fortis Files for Receivership

Fortis Management Group Files for Receivership Fortis Management Group filed for receivership in an agreement with its landlords, the company revealed on July 12. The Milwaukee-based management company operates 60 skilled nursing facilities and five independent and assisted living communities throughout Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Read the full story on Skilled Nursing […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Enlivant, Ensign Group

Enlivant Acquires Four Senior Living Communities In Indiana and Ohio Enlivant, a national provider of senior care services, has purchased three senior living communities in Indiana and one in Iowa, according to a press release. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The new Enlivant communities are Elkhart Place (formerly Beardsley House) in Elkhart, […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Sunrise Buys St. Louis Community

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges Sale of Senior Community Near St. Louis Cushman & Wakefield announced it advised a joint venture of Provision Living Senior Communities and real estate investment trust Welltower (NYSE: HCN) in the sale of Provision Living at Webster Groves to Sunrise Senior Living, for an undisclosed price. Provision Living is an assisted living and […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Kayne Anderson, SLIB Sales

Kayne Anderson Buys $38 Million Palm Beach Gardens Community An affiliate of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, an alternative investment firm that manages more than $23 billion in assets, purchased a newly completed senior housing community in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, for $38 million, The Real Deal reported. The community, Discovery Village at Palm Beach Gardens, […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Diversicare’s New Operations

Diversicare to Operate 22 Facilities Diversicare Healthcare Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: DVCR), a long-term care services provider to patients in 54 skilled nursing and senior housing centers, has entered into an agreement to assume the operations of 22 facilities from Golden Living, totaling approximately 2,600 skilled nursing beds. The facilities are located in Alabama and Mississippi, and […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: HFF, NHI

HFF Closes Sale of Seniors Housing Community in Florida Dallas-based Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announced it has closed the sale of a seniors housing community in Melbourne, Florida, called Sonata at Melbourne. HFF marketed the community on behalf of the seller. Kayne Anderson Real Estate Advisors, a real estate private equity investor in off-campus student […]

Editor’s Picks: Tap Dancing at 85

This week, Senior Housing News readers tuned into stories about senior housing rents and occupancy outlooks. Readers were also interested to learn how minimum wage hikes in New York and California will impact senior living providers, and why brokers disagree about where the skilled nursing industry is headed. Here in the newsroom, we loved the […]

Brokers Clash Over the State of Skilled Nursing

Talk of consolidation in the skilled nursing industry has been circulating for quite some time, and initiatives have been launched to attract new buyers and investors to the market. All the while, there’s strong disagreement among senior housing brokers over what kinds of operators will come to dominate the skilled nursing industry—and exactly how much control they […]