Distinctive Living Acquires Validus Senior Living

Fast-growing senior living operator and developer Distinctive Living has acquired Validus Senior Living Management, according to a joint company announcement. Distinctive Living will continue to be led by Distinctive Healthcare CEO Joe Jedlowski, with the organization now managing 10 of the Inspired Living communities from Validus in three states, along with other Validus communities, according […]

Senior Housing Investments & Acquisitions: Sentio Healthcare, Aviv REIT, Validus

Sentio Healthcare Properties Acquires Community for $42.5 Million Sentio Healthcare Properties, Inc., a health care-focused real estate investment trust (REIT), recently announced the $42.5 million purchase of St. Andrew’s Village, a Class A, 246-unit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Aurora, Colo. The St. Andrew’s Village campus includes 146 independent living units, 60 assisted living units […]

Most Popular News of the Week: Senior Living Repositioning Must-Haves

In case you missed them, here are the top headlines grabbing SHN readers’ attentions this week: 5 Must-Haves for Repositioning a Senior Living Community Building a senior living community is not enough to attract and retain residents, experts say. Developers must implement amenities and plan ahead for what residents are looking for, including wellness, culinary, […]

Most Popular Senior Housing News of the Week

In case you missed it, here are the top five stories grabbing Senior Housing News readers this week:  1. Senior housing industry veterans launch new investment advisory firm—A group of industry veterans have launched a new investment advisory that will be focusing on the senior housing and healthcare sectors.  2.  Chicago’s tech scene buzzing with senior […]

Investment Group Makes First Senior Living Purchases, Plans More

A subsidiary of an Florida-based investment group has made its first senior living purchases with the acquisition of two memory care communities in Florida, with an agreement to buy a third community that’s currently under construction and plans for a development pipeline of several more. Validus Senior Living was formed as a subsidiary of private […]