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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…

Apartment Markets Expand in April



April 23, 2015, MultifamilyBiz - All four indexes landed above the breakeven level of 50 in the April National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) Quarterly Survey of Apartment Market Conditions. The Sales Volume Index rose to 52 from 44 last quarter,…

New Types of Affinity Communities Are Emerging



April 22, 2015, Jane Adler, Seniors Housing Business -
Niche retirement communities aren't just for ethnic and religious groups anymore. New projects are being built to target seniors who may not share a certain belief…

Information Security Improves at Medicare Contractors: OIG

April 21, 2015, John Hall, McKnights - Information security at nine selected Medicare administrative contractors, at least as of two years ago, was improving, according to a

Distress Deals Present Growing Opportunity for Senior Living Buyers

April 21, 2015, Tim Mullaney, Senior Housing News - Mid-sized senior living providers that are looking to grow have opted to build rather than buy lately, in part because they've been priced…

Providers Testify Against Post-Acute Bundled Pay Bill at Hearing

April 16, 2015, John Hall, McKnights - A top nursing home advocate on Thursday urged killing a bill calling for the bundling of Medicare payments for post-acute care services. The