Developer Targets Mall Redevelopment for Two New Senior Living Projects

A developer is well underway on plans to add senior living at two former shopping malls in the Chicago area. The Northfield, Illinois-based firm, Integrated Development II, is a co-investor with Affinius Capital, formerly known as USAA Real Estate and Centennial Real Estate, on two senior living communities included in the redevelopment of malls in […]

In the Pipeline: Solera Opens Texas Community; Arbor Co. Expands Luxury Footprint

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards, an annual competition that recognizes cutting-edge design, excellence, and innovation in senior living. Construction: Planned Luxury senior living project announced in New Jersey Pre-construction development work is underway at Arbor Terrace Montgomery, a luxury senior living community in Somerset […]

Why Senior Living Operators Are Warming Up to Moving Away from Private-Pay

As the senior living industry grapples with high expenses and depressed margins, some are embracing a once-unthinkable idea: Having taxpayers foot the bill for some or all of assisted living and memory care costs. While the industry has long resisted the allure of public dollars to help pay for operations, Medicare or Medicaid reimbursements could […]

In the Pipeline: The Arbor Co. Expands with Luxury Project; Solera Senior Living Expands Maryland Community

In the Pipeline is brought to you by the Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards, an annual competition that recognizes cutting-edge design, excellence, and innovation in senior living. Construction: Planned The Arbor Company announces new luxury project The Arbor Company with Braemar Partners recently announced plans for a new senior living community that is […]

From Tech to Payment Sources, Senior Living Execs See Need for Big Industry Changes

With the darkest days of the pandemic in the rear-view mirror, more senior living operators should consider experimenting with new technology, adopting new standards for data — and potentially even start taking reimbursements from the federal government. Those were some of the big takeaways from a panel discussion at the 2023 Argentum Senior Living Executive […]

Why CVS’ $10.6 Billion Oak Street Deal Creates Urgency for New Senior Living Models

The big health care headline in the last week was CVS’ purchase of Oak Street Health for about $10.6 billion. Also last week, Humana announced a five-year agreement with ChenMed — a company similar to Oak Street — to provide “senior-focused concierge care” to Humana’s Medicare Advantage members. Senior living providers have observed the reinvention […]

A 3-Year ‘Big Sort’ of Senior Living Winners, Losers Is Underway

A couple weeks ago, my colleague and SHN Managing Editor Tim Mullaney offered his post-NIC thoughts that the industry is entering a tough spot. I agree the industry is entering a period fraught with perils, including rising interest rates and cost inflation. But I also believe that the stage is set for senior living companies […]