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As Cap Rates Compress, Senior Housing Remains a Seller's Market



May 12, 2015, Jason Oliva, Senior Housing News - Further cap rate compression appears to be in store for 2015, which bodes well for sellers of seniors housing properties. And despite higher pricing on assets, investor interest is still holding strong. Read more | May 12, 2015

Will Non-Profits Shake Up The Senior Living M&A Landscape?



May 10, 2015, Tim Mullaney, Senior Housing News - Not-for-profit senior living organizations have been increasing their acquisition activity over the past several years, but signs suggest they now are pursuing even more deals — and they may be bucking the conventional wisdom…

Nursing Homes Announce Campaign to Lessen Poor Outcomes, Decrease Employee Turnover



May 7, 2015, John Hall, McKnights - Increasing staff stability, adopting a customer satisfaction questionnaire, reducing unintended healthcare outcomes, reducing hospital readmissions, improving discharges to the community, and adopting functional outcome measurements…

Prudential Raises $629 Million for New Senior Housing Investment Fund



May 6, 2015, Elizabeth Ecker, Senior Housing News - Prudential Real Estate Investors is no stranger to senior housing investments, and its latest capital raise for investing in the sector has well exceeded its target, netting $629 million to be deployed. The…

Current Budget Proposal Includes Plans to Chisel Away the ACA



May 5, 2015, John Hall, McKnights - As the Senate narrows in on its budget goals, details are emerging from Congressional budget negotiations that aim to disintegrate the Affordable Care Act piece by piece. Negotiators also hope to cut Medicare spending by $430 billion…

Dealmaker: HHC Closes $76M in 232/223(f) Loans



May 5, 2015, Tucker, Michael
mtucker@mba.org - Housing and Healthcare…

HCN Sells Life Science Portfolio for $574 Million, Reinvests in Seniors Housing



May 4, 2015, Tim Mullaney, Senior Housing News - Health Care REIT Inc. (NYSE: HCN) is selling a life sciences portfolio for $573.5 million and plans to reinvest the proceeds in seniors housing and other core components of its portfolio, the company announced Monday.

The…



Senate to Vote This Week on New Federal Budget



May 1, 2015, John Hall, McKnights
- The U.S. Senate is scheduled to vote this week on a federal budget that promises to balance itself in nine years through billions of cuts in social programs and billions of extra…

Bourne Financial Group Makes Push into Seniors Housing



April 30, 2015, The SeniorCare Investor - Founded in 2014 by Robert and R. Kyle Bourne,
Bourne Financial Group (BFG) is set to open its first 10 assisted living…

Why Senior Living Must Change Dramatically



April 27, 2015, Elizabeth Ecker, Senior Housing News - Ideas abound about the future of senior living—what it will look like, where it will be located, and whether it will take the form of the traditional communities of the past. Certainly today's…