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Multifamily Construction Continues Amid Coronavirus

August 17, 2020, Lew Sichelman, Multi-Housing News - Despite what some have called the Great Lockdown, most construction lenders are not throwing in the towel, at least not completely, according to…

Genesis HealthCare Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results

August 10, 2020, Global Newswire - Genesis Healthcare, Inc. (Genesis, or the Company) (NYSE:GEN), one of the largest post-acute care providers in the United States, today announced operating results…

Blueprint Sells In Sacramento

August 7, 2020, Ben Swett, The SeniorCare Investor - Humair Sabir and Jacob Gehl of Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors worked on behalf of a private ownership group in its sale of a senior living community…

Capital Senior Living Returns 18 Properties To Fannie Mae

August 7, 2020, Ben Swett, The SeniorCare Investor - It’s been quite a week of earnings announcements from the publicly traded senior care companies, with Healthpeak PropertiesWelltowerCareTrust REITSabra Health Care REITOmega…

CMS Issues FFY 2021 Medicare SNF PPS Final Rule Rates

August 6, 2020, CMS.gov - On July 31, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) officially issued its final rule for the skilled nursing facility (SNF) prospective payment system (PPS) governing Medicare rates for the federal fiscal year (FFY) 2021 (October 1, 2020 through…

HealthPeak, Welltower, Ventas And Others Report This Week

August 5, 2020, Steve Monroe, The SeniorCare Investor - In the next 48 hours, six companies will report second-quarter earnings. While it won’t be pretty, you have to think long term.  Earnings season is here, and I am afraid it will not be very pretty.  Unfortunately, it has not been pretty…

How Empowering Nursing Home Staff To Take Risks Can Improve Care

August 3, 2020, Alex Spanko, Skilled Nursing News - Through their work with consulting firm Copernicus Inc., CEO Claudia Blumenstock and consultant Ellen Bartoldus have heard countless firsthand stories of the strains that COVID-19…

Senior Care M&A Market Remains At The Bottom

July 31, 2020, Ben Swett, The SeniorCare Investor - It appears we have hit the bottom of the seniors housing and care M&A market.  For the second month in a row, we have recorded 18 publicly announced transactions in July, according to our database 

Ardent Senior Living Sells Rochester ALP Community

July 24, 2020, Ben Swett, The SeniorCare Investor - Seven years after acquiring an assisted/independent living community in Rochester, New York, Ardent Senior Living is selling the property to a New York-based owner/operator.  Originally built…

Pandemic-Driven Change In Senior Care

July 24, 2020, Ben Swett, The SeniorCare Investor - This pandemic is lasting longer than some people hoped for, and the longer it does, the greater likelihood of more change.  I remember in April talking to a few industry professionals (you know who you are) who thought this…