All Cashed Up and Nothing to Buy

Private equity funds are flush with capital, but finding quality properties that offer attractive yields is a tall order.

Nonprofits Break New Ground

Mission-driven organizations turn their focus to innovation in healthcare, technology and workforce development.

High-Tech Monitoring Is All the Rage

Push by seniors housing operators to maximize efficiencies, reduce ER visits and engage residents leads to steady flow of innovative products.

Reach for the Sky

As resident demands shift, developers look to urban high-rises to provide a new lifestyle for seniors across the continuum of care.

Overwhelmed

Low-income seniors experience years-long waiting lists, and the problem is primed to get worse before it gets better.

All Together Now

Intergenerational communities, where old and young mix freely, can be a big draw if carried out intelligently.

The New Crowd

Healthy returns, favorable demographics lead a rush of investors and lenders into the seniors housing space.

Capital Structures In Flux

From revamped RIDEA structures to renegotiated triple-net lease agreements, owners and operators seek to better align financial interests.

No Turning Back to the ‘Old Ways’

Operators increasingly adopt electronic health records to improve efficiencies and reduce costs, but it’s a tough transition. By Eric Taub New technologies that start out as frivolous extravagances often become necessities. In 1885, seven years after Thomas Edison filed his

Operators Need Local Know-How

To win the competition for residents and talented staff, companies big and small need deep local roots. By Bendix Anderson In order for a seniors housing facility to succeed, the operator needs strong ties to the local area. “Local expertise

Five Impactful Digital Trends

From social media to mobile ads, how the smart use of technology can help owners/operators boost the bottom line. By Jane Adler It’s hard to keep up with digital marketing trends. Look no further than a recent episode of the

Acquisition Volume Returns to Normal

After years of boom-or-bust transaction levels in seniors housing, trading has settled into a rhythm. By Jeff Shaw Although it’s easy to look at year-over-year transaction volume in seniors housing and say “acquisitions are down,” 2018 was more a return

Builders Face Tough Balancing Act

Despite rising land, labor and materials costs, construction firms are finding ways to stay on budget while maintaining quality. By Lynn Peisner Commercial real estate developers and builders active in seniors housing face the same problems squeezing other property sectors.

Buy, Sell or Hold?

The preferred investment strategy in today’s tumultuous seniors housing industry can vary greatly by investor type. By Jeff Shaw It would be a gross oversimplification to say that trading is trending down in the seniors housing industry. While the dollar

Gone Missing: New Nursing Homes

While the existing stock of skilled nursing facilities is mostly outdated, only a handful of investors and providers are putting up new buildings. By Jane Adler While the construction of new assisted living, memory care and to a lesser extent