Worker, Supply Shortages Hit Builders

General contractors continue to innovate and complete projects despite COVID-caused headwinds. By Jeff Shaw We’re all familiar with the headlines by now: construction materials prices are at record highs, and nearly every industry has a shortage of workers, dealing a…

Mall Redevelopments May Be One Key to the Future

Projects offer amenities, valuable locations and vibrant lifestyles. By Leslie Moldow One key lesson we learned from the pandemic is that just about anything we can dream is now possible if we set our minds to it, and re-examining housing,…

HJ Sims Arranges $78M in Financing for Landis Communities

LITITZ, Pa. — HJ Sims has arranged $25 million in financing for Landis Place on King (LPK) and $53 million for Landis Homes Retirement Community (LHRC), which operates a continuing care retirement community in Lititz, approximately midway between Philadelphia and…

How to Overcome Construction Cost Increases in Senior Living Projects

General contractors in the senior living space have faced tough challenges in the wake of COVID. Construction material costs have fluctuated wildly, while hiring good employees has proven difficult, slowing down timelines. Seniors Housing Business spoke with Richard Lara, president…