Editor’s Picks: Welltower’s $1.15 Billion Buy

It’s earnings season, and the message is clear—acquisitions and dispositions are back in a big way. This week, we clued our readers into Welltower’s massive new senior housing portfolio acquisition on the West Coast and Sabra’s plans to offload a serious chunk of skilled nursing change. Here in the newsroom, we were keeping up with […]

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III

Vintage Senior Living Acquires Culver City, California Community  Vintage Senior Living — a family of communities offering independent, assisted living and memory care options across Southern California, Northern California and Washington state — has acquired Grandview Palms, a senior living community in Culver City, Calif.  The community has transitioned operations and ownership to Vintage Senior […]

Senior Housing Investments & Acquisitions: Summit Healthcare REIT, Oxton

The Ensign Group Acquires Colo. Post-Acute Care Campus  The Ensign Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENSG) acquired Riverwalk Post-Acute and Rehabilitation, a 60-bed skilled nursing operation; Rock Canyon Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center, an 81-bed skilled nursing operation with a subacute unit; and the Villas at Rock Canyon, a 17-bed independent living and assisted living operation. Each of these […]

Which Senior Living Communities Earned Top Ratings in 2013?

Online senior living resource SeniorHomes.com on Tuesday released a list of top-rated senior living communities located in nearly 20 major metropolitan markets across the United States. To generate the Best Senior Living Awards list of top-rated and winning communities, SeniorHomes.com compiled state inspection reports, consulted with more than 200 senior living professionals to get their […]

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (5/19/12)

Construction: Planned Kisco Senior Living & HCN to Build N.C. Senior Living Community Carlsbad, Calif.-based Kisco Senior Living is taking over the development of a N.C. senior living community, reports the News Observer, in a joint venture project with Toledo, Ohio-based Health Care REIT (NYSE:HCN). Kisco is scaling back original plans made by Kane Realty […]