Covid-19 Bulletin: NHI Collects 96.6% of September Rent, Finalizes Additional Deferral; Antigen Test Shipments Start

Senior Housing News recognizes the seriousness of the Covid-19 pandemic, so we will be periodically updating this bulletin to keep you apprised of developments, focusing on news and information that we identify as especially pertinent to senior living. The team at SHN knows how important your work is right now; we thank you and your […]

Oakmont Names Former Welltower VP Kevin Tyler As CFO

A former vice president with Welltower (NYSE: WELL) has joined Oakmont Management Group as its CFO and chief investment officer. The Windsor, California-based company has named Kevin Tyler to the role. Tyler previously worked as vice president and head of the west coast office for Welltower, where he had a hand in managing the Toledo, […]

Transactions & Financings: Healthpeak Selling Atria Property; Welltower Joins Renewable Energy Group

Healthpeak selling Kentucky property managed by Atria Senior Living Healthpeak Properties (NYSE: PEAK) agreed to sell Atria Blankenbaker, a personal care and independent living facility managed by Atria Senior Living, to Wickshire Senior Living, an operator based in Brentwood, Tennessee, Nashville Business Journal reports. Wickshire’s portfolio includes communities in Georgia, Ohio, Indiana and Wisconsin. The […]

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

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Welltower Sees Senior Housing Progress in Q2, But More Covid-19 Challenges Loom

The outlook for Welltower’s (NYSE: WELL) senior housing properties improved in the second quarter of 2020 — but the company’s leaders aren’t “signaling the all-clear,” either. When the coronavirus pandemic hit earlier this year, much of Welltower’s senior housing operating portfolio (SHO) went on lockdown and many halted move-ins. But as of the second quarter […]

Kayne Anderson Buys 34-Property Medical Office, Senior Housing Portfolio From Welltower

The real estate private equity arm of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, Kayne Anderson Real Estate, has completed an acquisition of 34 Welltower properties, including seven senior housing properties in Florida. The portfolio consists of 27 medical office buildings located across the U.S. along with the senior housing communities. An unspecified third-party company exercised the right […]

VC Icon Patricof, Wellness Leader Levy Start Elder Tech Investment Firm; Welltower to Assist

Primetime Partners is a new investment firm involving heavy-hitters from the worlds of venture capital, wellness and senior living, and will back startups focused on the fast-growing older adult market. The firm originated through collaboration between Alan Patricof and Abby Miller Levy. Patricof is the venture capital icon behind Greycroft, which has $2 billion in […]