The Bottom Line: United Church Homes Evolves Its Model with Diversified Services, Middle-Market Push

Like many nonprofit providers, United Church Homes offset operational and occupancy pressures stemming from Covid-19 by diversifying its service offerings. The Marion, Ohio-based provider is in the midst of a concerted effort to expand its independent living and assisted living offerings, including a sustained push into middle-market senior housing through acquisitions, Senior Vice President of […]

In the Pipeline: Vitality to Repurpose Louisiana Hotel; Confluent, MorningStar Break Ground in Denver

Construction: In progress Confluent, MorningStar Break Ground on Denver Project Confluent Senior Living and MorningStar Senior Living have broken ground on a new senior living community in Denver’s Observatory Park neighborhood. Sign up for SHN + to read this exclusive content. Individual Membership$400 per year Purchase GroupMembership$360 per year* Purchase Need more than 5 members? […]

Problem Solvers: Handling Operator Transitions During Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic has created myriad problems for senior living providers. But these problems are not insurmountable, and companies across the industry are devising creative solutions. In this series, we’re surveying industry leaders to highlight these actionable solutions. For this edition, we spoke with senior living providers who took on the challenges of starting to […]

Transactions & Financings: AccentCare, Seasons Hospice Merging; Ziegler’s $42M Financing Package

Affiliations AccentCare, Seasons Hospice to Merge AccentCare Inc. and Seasons Hospice announced a merger, Senior Housing News sister publication Home Health Care News reports. The deal brings Dallas-based AccentCare, one of the five largest home health care companies in the country, and Seasons, one of the top five largest hospice providers, under one corporate umbrella. […]

Movers & Shakers: Grace Management Names SVP of Human Resources; WesleyLife’s New CFO

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United Church Homes Targets Senior Living, Middle Market in Rapid Growth Push

A sizable regional player in non-profit senior housing is taking steps to grow its independent and assisted living offerings, including for the middle market — and it’s brought an industry veteran on board to help with that push. Marion, Ohio-based United Church Homes (UCH) in December hired Teresa “Terry” Spitznagel to serve as its chief […]

Movers & Shakers: Discovery Adds Operations Leaders; Cadence Hires VP of Operations

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Transactions & Financings: CIT Group’s $64M Refinancing; Focus Healthcare Partners’ $65M Virginia Acquisition

CBRE arranges $65 million acquisition financing for Virginia CCRC CBRE National Senior Housing Vice Chairman Aron Will and First Vice President Austin Sacco arranged a $65.2 million acquisition financing package for The Virginian, a 306-unit rental continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Fairfax, Virginia. Will and Sacco worked on behalf of Focus Healthcare Partners to […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Transforming Age, American House Senior Living

Tennessee CCRC Announces Affiliation With United Church Homes Uplands Village, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Pleasant Hill, Tennessee, announced a new affiliation with United Church Homes (UHC), a Marion, Ohio-based national provider of senior living services. UHC’s management services company, United Church Homes Management (UCHM), will also take over management of Uplands Village. […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (8/10/17)

Construction: Planned Lifespace Communities Location Near Chicago Plots Big Redevelopment Oak Trace, a Lifespace community in Downers Grove, Illinois, has announced plans for a $150 million redevelopment and expansion project, according to a press release. The first phase of the redevelopment will include a new health center with 66 assisted living apartments, 28 memory support […]