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Canyon Partners Invests $30M In Orlando OZ Project

January 22, 2020, Adriana Marinescu, Multi-Housing News - Canyon Partners Real Estate and Fore Property have teamed up for the development of 19 South, a 384-unit multifamily project in Kissimmee, Fla.  Canyon invested $29.8 million of equity in the opportunity-zone project slated for completion…

Jump Starting Your Occupancy

January 22, 2020, Steve Monroe, SeniorCare Investor - As occupancy rates begin to rise, make sure you have all the necessary tools to ensure your occupancy rises faster than the competition.  Isn’t it about time to take a fresh look at how you are marketing your seniors housing…

Multifamily Market Expected To Grow In 2020

January 20, 2020, Julia Falcon, HousingWire.com - Following a record-setting 2019, the apartment market is predicted to see more new builds.  According to a new report from RealPage, the U.S. apartment market is set to receive 

Blueprint Sells Two Struggling Senior Care Facilities

January 20, 2020, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Two Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors teams arranged a couple of sales of struggling senior care facilities.  First, Christopher Hyldahl, Gideon Orion, and Kendra Gonzalez represented a private real estate investor…

Three San Jose Affordable Housing Developments Secure Funds, Land From The City

January 15, 2020, Maggie Angst, The Mercury News - In its latest stab at relieving the city’s housing shortage, San Jose leaders have committed millions of dollars to build housing for its poorest residents.  The San Jose City Council on Tuesday voted to contribute $19.2 million in loans…

Five Star Senior Living Soars

January 15, 2020, Steve Monroe, SeniorCare Investor - Shares of Five Star Senior Living have soared by more than 60% this year, leaving everyone guessing.  Right after all the restructuring was completed at year-end between Five Star Senior Living…

Proposed Medicaid Rule Would Mean Billions In Cuts, Waves Of Nursing Home Closures

January 14, 2020, Maggie Flynn, Skilled Nursing News - With skilled nursing facilities in multiple states facing significant shortfalls in their Medicaid reimbursement, supplemental payment programs used to bolster rates have become a lifeline.  This is especially true for Texas and Indiana,…

Fourth Quarter Occupancy Nudges Up

January 13, 2020, Steve Monroe, SeniorCare Investor - Some good news was recently released by NIC MAP, showing occupancy rates for stabilized seniors housing communities (independent living and assisted living) increasing by 10 basis points sequentially, but a four-basis…

O&M Investments Announces Latest M&A Moves

January 10, 2020, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - It has been a busy year for Nick Martinez & Todd Okum of O&M Investments, having closed five acquisitions in three states.  Earlier this year, the firm picked up an 88-bed skilled nursing facility in Orrville, Ohio (Cleveland…

It Could Be A Busy Year For Affordable Housing Development

January 9, 2020, Bendix Anderson, National Real Estate Investor - Many states have tried to offset the loss of federal funds by creating or renewing their own local housing trust funds or state housing tax credits to support new development.  Despite the rising cost of land,…