Transactions & Financings: Sun Communities’ $343M Mobile Home Deal; SHAG’s Opportunity Zone Development

Sun Communities agrees to $343.6M mobile home portfolio deal Mobile home and recreational community real estate investment trust Sun Communities (NYSE: SUI) entered into an agreement to acquire an eight state, 31-community portfolio through a merger with Jensen Communities, for $343.6 million. The portfolio comprises of 5,230 developed sites and over 460 additional expansion sites […]

Transform Podcast #5 – Jay Woolford of Sustainable Housing for Ageless Generations (SHAG) and Debra Maynard of Prime Senior Housing Group

Affordability is a hot button topic in senior living. The ongoing focus on developing market rate housing development is leading to a supply-demand imbalance for seniors seeking middle market and low income housing, and housing inventory. But there are a growing number of developers committed to meeting the need for middle market and low income […]

SHAG Succeeds With Middle-Market Senior Living, Unconventional Branding

This year has been one of redefinition for Sustainable Housing for Ageless Generations (SHAG). The Washington-state based senior housing provider — the largest in the Puget Sound area — celebrated its 30th anniversary with a new vision, and came close to changing its name altogether. SHAG’s acronym used to stand for “Senior Housing Assistance Group.” […]