Top 5 Most Expensive States for Independent Living

Independent living in the most expensive state is more than double the cost of independent living in some other states, new data show. Perhaps not surprisingly, the East Coast boasts the five most expensive states for independent living, according to a report by online senior living database and information source compiled a state-by-state comparison of independent […], Combine to Drive More Senior Living Leads

Senior living online lead providers and are joining forces, effective immediately, through a business combination agreement that will boost their presence in the market for senior living sales leads. Under the agreement, terms for which were not disclosed, both sites will continue to operate under their respective brands, and they will now share […]

New Online Consumer Takes Senior Living By Storm As Some Fall Behind

Online shoppers today are not what they used to be. Across many product groups—senior living included—companies and marketers are having to meet the preferences of Internet shoppers and their changing behaviors online. Today, that means general search terms and a high value placed on consumer reviews, according, a major senior living search hub. No […]

Senior Living Companies Ramp Up for Holiday Rush

For many senior living companies, the holiday season is by far the biggest sales opportunity of the year, with some seeing inquiries increase as much as 25% post-Thanksgiving and double that in January. The industry historically experiences increased inquiries right before and immediately after Thanksgiving, says Chris Rodde, CEO of, an online directory and […]

Top Senior Housing News of the Week: Happy Thanksgiving

Senior Housing News would like to wish its readers a Happy Thanksgiving. We will return Monday, December 2, but until then, here are the top five stories grabbing Senior Housing News readers this week: Which Senior Living Communities Earned Top Ratings in 2013? released a list of top-rated senior living communities across the U.S. Sunrise […]

Which Senior Living Communities Earned Top Ratings in 2013?

Online senior living resource on Tuesday released a list of top-rated senior living communities located in nearly 20 major metropolitan markets across the United States. To generate the Best Senior Living Awards list of top-rated and winning communities, compiled state inspection reports, consulted with more than 200 senior living professionals to get their […]

How Does Your Community Stack Up Among Senior Living Providers?

How does your community measure up? has launched a first-of-its-kind numerical rating system for senior living communities. will be assigning ratings based on a 10-point scale to senior living communities in the top 50 markets across the nation. The top rated communities in each of these markets will then be recognized in the “Best Senior […] Launches “Zagat Guide” of Senior Living

As the first ratings system of its kind, today launched a numerical system for rating senior living communities across the United States., the online directory and resource for those seeking senior care or housing options, has first launched its rating system in Seattle, Portland and Phoenix, and will be in 50 markets in […]