In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (5/29/13)

Construction: Planned Pa. Retirement Community Seeks Zoning for 40-Unit Expansion Various professionals from Dunwoody Village—a retirement community in Delaware County, Pennsylvania—made presentations to Newtown supervisors May 13 for a proposed expansion of the existing community, reports Delaware County News Network. Today, the property is currently zoned SU-1 and contains 240 residential independent living units, 81 […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (3/13/13)

Construction: Planned New Skilled Nursing Facility Planned for Fargo Eventide Senior Living Communities will break ground early this summer on a skilled nursing facility in Fargo, North Dakota, reports the local WDAY TV. The facility will provide 90 private resident rooms for both long-term and short-term transitional care, and will be located at 32nd Avenue and […]

Care Services Must be Differentiated for Assisted Living with Memory Care to Work

There’s debate about the best model for providing memory care services—either under the same roof as traditional assisted living or by itself in a specialized setting—but ultimately the key is doing a good job of providing a differentiated environment with individualized services depending on care needs. “Having a combined community is fine, because you can […]

Memory Care-Assisted Living Developer Emphasizes Fluid, Adaptable Design

A senior living developer is emphasizing innovative technology and fluidity in memory care/assisted living community design rather than developing a stand-alone product, citing an industry and investors that “clearly value” housing and care continuums. PinPoint Commercial is building communities that allow for adding or subtracting memory care or assisted living units based on current demand […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (9/5/2012)

Construction: In the Process Bravo Properties Breaks Ground on Two Ill. Affordable Assisted Living Communities Oak Brook, Ill.-based Bravo Properties has broken ground on two affordable assisted living communities in the Chicago area: Deer Path Supportive Living of Huntley, Ill. and St. Anthony Supportive Living in Lansing, Ill. Deer Path will be the first northwest […]