Blueprint Brokers Sale of 279-Unit CCRC in Mobile, Alabama

MOBILE, Ala. — Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors has brokered the sale of Knollwood Healthcare & Gordon Oaks Senior Living, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Mobile. Originally constructed in 1985 and expanded in 1987, 1993 and 1996, the…

Carroll Lutheran Village Names Peter Bolt as Executive Director

WESTMINSTER, Md. — Carroll Lutheran Village (CLV), a seniors housing community in Westminster, has named Peter Bolt as its new executive director. Bolt provides leadership oversight of day-to-day operations including following federal, state and local laws, regulations and standards governing…

Erickson Opens $500M Avery Point CCRC in Short Pump, Virginia

SHORT PUMP, Va. — Erickson Senior Living has opened the doors on Avery Point, a continuing care retirement community in Short Pump, a suburb of Richmond. The community is situated on a 94-acre campus and currently features 216 units of…

Emerald Communities Hires Diana Jamison as Chief Financial Officer

REDMOND, Wash. — Emerald Communities, a nonprofit owner-operator based in Redmond, Washington, has hired Diana Jamison as vice president and chief financial officer (VP-CFO). Jamison will be responsible for the overall strategic and operational aspects of finance, accounting and information…

The Buckingham in Houston Names Philip Jacob as Executive Director

HOUSTON — The Buckingham, a continuing care retirement community in Houston, has named Philip Jacob as its new executive director. Jacob joined the community as a health care administrator in 2011, and mostly recently served as interim executive director. He…

New Demands are Impacting Design of Life Plan Communities

By Steven Leone and Richard C. Quinn, Spiezle Architectural Group Over the past several years, design trends have painted an interesting picture for future life plan communities that stray from what we have seen for decades. Life plan communities (previously…

VIUM Provides $13.7M HUD Refinancing for 199-Bed CCRC in Arizona

ARIZONA — VIUM Capital has provided a $13.7 million HUD refinancing for a nonprofit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Arizona. The transaction replaces a bridge loan, which VIUM also provided in January 2021. The property features 12 independent living,…