RealPage to Acquire G5 Search Marketing

RICHARDSON, Texas, and BEND, Ore. — RealPage Inc., a Richardson-based provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, has agreed to acquire G5 Search Marketing, Inc. (“G5”), a digital marketing, advertising and analytics provider. Both companies work

Diversified Healthcare Trust Transitions 66 Communities to New Operators

NEWTON, Mass. — Diversified Healthcare Trust (NASDAQ: DHC) has entered into three new management agreements for 66 of its seniors housing communities totaling 4,084 units. Charter Senior Living will manage communities in Florida, Maryland, Tennessee and Virginia; Oaks-CaraVita Senior Care

Ventas to Acquire New Senior Investment Group in $2.3B Deal

CHICAGO AND NEW YORK CITY — Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR) has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire New Senior Investment Group (NYSE: SNR), a New York City-based owner of independent living communities across the country. The deal between

Meridian Capital Group, Barings Launch NewPoint Real Estate Capital

PLANO, Texas — A partnership between Meridian Capital Group and Barings has launched NewPoint Real Estate Capital. The new company, based in Plano, will focus on multifamily finance options, including seniors housing. The company replaces Barings Multifamily Capital, which the

Seniors Housing Advisor Spectrum Consultants Acquires Holleran Consulting

GASTONIA, N.C. — Spectrum Consultants, a Gastonia-based advisor to senior living communities, has acquired Holleran Consulting, a community engagement research and consulting firm specializing in resident and employee surveys for senior living. The goal of the acquisition is to diversify

Erickson Living Rebrands as Erickson Senior Living

BALTIMORE — As a part of its long-term growth and business strategy, Erickson Living today unveiled its plan to evolve its brand identity and change the company’s name to Erickson Senior Living. The rebranding comes as the company, which oversees

Steven Vick Retires from Pegasus, Chris Hollister to Take CEO Role

DALLAS — Steven Vick has retired as chairman and CEO of Pegasus Senior Living, a Dallas-based operator formed in 2016 to take over management of a portfolio of Welltower-owned seniors housing assets. Co-founder Chris Hollister has assumed both roles effective

Merrill Gardens Launches Middle-Market Truewood Brand

SEATTLE — Merrill Gardens, a Seattle-based owner-operator has launched a new brand aimed at middle-market seniors named Truewood by Merrill. As the roll out continues over the coming months there will be 23 Truewood communities located in 13 states. The

Buckner Retirement Services Promotes Charlie Wilson to President

DALLAS — Buckner Retirement Services, a Dallas-based nonprofit operator, is implementing a series of leadership promotions as part of a long-term strategic plan. The first was for Charlie Wilson, who was promoted from senior vice president to president. Wilson started

Locust Point Capital Closes $428M Seniors Housing Debt Fund

RED BANK, N.J. — Locust Point Capital has closed Locust Point Seniors Housing Debt Fund II, the firm’s second fund focused on its direct lending strategy to the seniors housing and care sector. The Red Bank-based firm launched its $312

WoodBine Senior Living Announces Leadership Changes

TAMPA, Fla. — WoodBine Senior Living, a Tampa-based owner-operator, has announced a series of leadership changes. Donna LaRotonda, Chris Behm and Daryl McCombs are the new owners and managing partners of the company. Co-founders and former managing partners, Gloria Brock

Atria to Operate 21 Independent Living Communities, Unveils New Brand

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Atria Senior Living, a Louisville-based operator of independent and assisted living communities across the United States and Canada, has assumed management of 21 independent living communities owned by New Senior Investment Group (NYSE: SNR). The communities are