Sunrise Partners with HGTV Host for Senior Living Design Tips

Sunrise Senior Living (NYSE:SRZ) announced on Feb. 13 that it is partnering with HGTV designer and host Emily Henderson for senior living design advice. Henderson will serve as an interior design expert and spokesperson for Sunrise’s “campaign to help seniors and their families design spaces that address the changes caused by aging, as well as […]

Sunrise Closes Marriott Lease Deal, Terminates 10 Leases with Senior Housing REIT

On Dec. 29, 2011, Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE:SRZ), Sunrise Senior Living Services, Inc., and Sunrise Continuing Care, LLC closed the transactions contemplated by an Agreement Regarding Leases with Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR), Marriott Senior Holding Co. and Marriott Magenta Holding Company, Inc. relating to a portfolio of 14 leases for senior living facilities, according […]

Senior Housing RIDEA Deals a Lasting Trend, Messy Divorces Unlikely

Although real estate investment trusts (REITs) face higher risks when entering into a RIDEA structure with senior housing operators, it’s risk that’s well thought out, and the management structure will become increasingly important going forward, analysts say. RIDEA, which comes from and is an acronym for the REIT Investment Diversification and Empowerment Act of 2007, […]