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CDC Updates Guidance For Vaccinated Residents

April 29, 2021, David Schless, ASHA - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on April 27 issued updated guidance for health care settings, including assisted living, which now allows vaccinated residents to resume communal dining…

ASHA Meets With HRSA Leadership For Additional Provider Relief Funds

April 29, 2021, David Schless, ASHA - Stressing the industry’s need for further allocations from the Provider Relief Fund (PRF), ASHA executives met on Monday, April 26, with senior officials at the Health Resources and Services Administration…

Waiting To Sell, Or Buy, Or Lend

April 28, 2021, Steve Monroe, The SeniorCare Investor - If census has indeed bottomed in the senior care industry, investors may still want to wait for several months of sustained growth before buying again.  Although “consensus” on anything is dangerous to rely on, it does seem…

And The Audience Says…

April 26, 2021, Ben Swett, The SeniorCare Investor - Last week, we hosted a webinar tackling the differences between two classes of seniors housing communities: “A” quality versus…

CCRCs Still Leading In Occupancy

April 26, 2021, Steve Monroe, The SeniorCare Investor Ziegler just came out with its quarterly analysis of occupancy trends for CCRC (LPCs) in conjunction with the NIC MAP data, and while census is still slipping, the sub-sector has fared better than the…

Sentinel Real Estate Acquires Miami Beach Multifamily Portfolio For $97M

April 22, 2021, Erika Morphy, GlobeSt.com - Sentinel Real Estate Corp. has acquired a 452-unit multifamily portfolio in Miami for $96.57 million from Boardwalk Properties.  The portfolio consists of 30 individual properties, 25 of which are located in the heart of South Beach, with…

Here's Where The Multifamily Market Frayed In 2020

April 22, 2021, Lynn Pollack, GlobeSt.com - Boston, Santa Monica, and Tallahassee lead a growing list of cities whose multifamily markets are beginning to crack, with the percentage of loans with occupancy under 80% increasing substantially over the last year.   A new report…

Why Nursing Home Operators Should Borrow The Home Health Playbook When Rebuilding Census

April 22, 2021, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - In times past, the advice for improving census at skilled nursing facilities could generally be distilled to a data strategy.  That data might range from statistics on difficult-to-place hospital patients to hard numbers around key outcomes…

Avanath Capital Management Adds Another Orange County Community

April 21, 2021, Ben Swett, The Seniorcare Investor - Private investment firm Avanath Capital Management made its second acquisition of the year in the senior apartments sector, adding another Orange County, California property to its roster. …

Is Home Care The Answer?

April 21, 2021, Steve Monroe, The SeniorCare Investor - The move toward more home health is upon us, and it is time for providers to engage.  If President Biden’s $2.1 trillion “stimulus” bill goes through, you all have heard about that $400 billion for home and community-based…