Blueprint Negotiates Sale of Two Communities in Utah

UTAH — Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of two Class A assisted living and memory care communities in Utah. The two communities, built by the same developer in 2011 & 2016, respectively featured similar layouts, each…

LRS Architects Promotes Mira Boumatar, Kelsey Loverro to Associate

PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland-based design firm LRS Architects has promoted Mira Boumatar and Kelsey Loverro to associate. Boumatar works in various studios, including civic, commercial, housing and adaptive reuse. Loverro works in the firm’s multifamily housing and workplace studios and…

Blueprint Brokers Sale of Two Communities in Metro St. Louis

FLORISSANT and DeSMET, Mo. — Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of two seniors housing communities in northwest St. Louis. Pacifica Senior Living divested of the communities as non-core assets. Located in Florissant and DeSmet, the properties…

Commonwealth Senior Living Hires Three to Human Resources Team

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Commonwealth Senior Living, a Charlottesville-based owner, has hired Marybeth Showalter as vice president of associate learning, development and retention; Amber Turner as vice president of human resources; and Amanda Greene as director of candidate experience. Showalter previously…

Priority Life Care Promotes Three

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Priority Life Care (PLC), a Fort Wayne-based operator, has promoted Mark Starks to senior vice president of operations, David Kloster to vice president of operations and Marisa Williams to senior director of sales and training. Starks…

Acts Promotes David Vega to Vice President Position

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. — Acts Retirement-Life Communities, a nonprofit operator based in Fort Washington, has promoted David Vega to vice president of operations analysis and compliance. Vega has been with Acts for more than 31 years, starting his career in…

Ventas Promotes Justin Hutchens to Chief Investment Officer

CHICAGO — Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR), a Chicago-based REIT and the second-largest owner of seniors housing in the United States, has promoted J. Justin Hutchens. The longtime seniors housing executive will maintain his title of executive vice president of seniors…

1031 Crowdfunding Acquires 178-Unit Portfolio in Utah

ST. GEORGE and LINDON, Utah — 1031 Crowdfunding has acquired its first two seniors housing communities in Utah. Totaling 178 units of assisted living and memory care, the communities are located in the Provo suburb of Lindon and St. George,…

Commonwealth Senior Living Hires Mark Miyasaki as CFO

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Commonwealth Senior Living, a Charlottesville-based owner-operator, has hired Mark Miyasaki as chief financial officer, Stephanie Pfingsten as senior vice president of resident care and Archie McAlexander as director of clinical services. Miyasaki will oversee financial operations for…

CEO Panel: Tough Economic Times Call for Return to Basics

PHILADELPHIA — As the dust settles from the COVID-19 pandemic, and complications such as inflation and higher interest rates continue to hurt the economy, now is the time for seniors housing owners and operators to focus on their fundamentals. “We…

Blueprint Brokers Sale of 110-Unit Community in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. — Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors has arranged the sale of a Class A, 110-unit assisted living and memory care community in Omaha. A Midwest-based developer that works in multiple asset classes sold the asset to Cedarhurst Senior…

Chapters Living Hires Becky Kaufmann, Tyler Brady

ST. LOUIS — Chapters Living, a St. Louis-based assisted living operator, has hired Becky Kaufmann and Tyler Brady to its team. Kaufmann joins Chapters as the senior vice president of quality of life and memory support. With over 16 years…

CBRE Brokers Sale of The Village at River Oaks in Houston

HOUSTON — CBRE has negotiated the sale of The Village at River Oaks, a Class A independent living, assisted living and memory care community in the River Oaks neighborhood of Houston. Harrison Street and Bridgewood Property Co. sold the asset…

Welltower Promotes Six to Senior Leadership Positions

TOLEDO, Ohio — Welltower (NYSE: WELL), the largest owner of seniors housing in the United States, has promoted Nikhil Chaudhri to executive vice president and chief investment officer and Ayesha Menon to executive vice president of wellness housing and development.…