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Looming 8% Cut To Therapy Payments Could Have ‘Major Impact’ On Residents, Operators

November 17, 2019, Lyndee Yamshon, Skilled Nursing News - There’s been significant attention focused on the potential for therapy reductions and reimbursement shifts amid the transition to the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) on October 1, but concerns may soon be shifting to another looming…

Christian Living Communities Adds To Colorado Portfolio

November 15, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Christian Living Communities, a Denver-based not-for-profit owner/operator of senior living communities across the country, added a 26th property to its portfolio.  Located in Grand Junction, Colorado (just east of the Utah…

Foundations Health Sees Direct Connection Between Skilled Nursing Growth, Employee Retention

November 14, 2019, Lyndee Yamshon, Skilled Nursing News - Staffing struggles are nothing new for skilled nursing operators, but one provider in Ohio specifically credits investments in staffing and culture for its recent growth.  Foundations Health Solutions is a skilled nursing and physical…

Creativcap Continues Inaugural Year With Several More Closings

November 12, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Still under a year after its launch, Creativcap has announced three more transactions, with a couple of other closings in the pipeline.  First up on the brokerage side, Creativcap Advisory acted as co-broker…

Senior Living Residents Will Demand Choice

November 11, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - As we near the end of this decade, we wonder what new trials will face the seniors housing industry in the next 10 years.  In the past decade, the industry has emerged from the throes of the Great Recession, gone through a construction boom…

REIT Divests Alabama Assisted Living Community

November 8, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Brooks Blackmon and Ben Firestone of Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors represented a publicly traded REIT in its disposition of a struggling seniors housing community in Alabama.  Featuring both assisted living and…

The Brookdale CCRC Selling Spree Continues

November 8, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Brookdale Senior Living keeps shedding its CCRC holdings.  Just a month after the provider agreed to sell its 51% interest in 13 CCRCs owned jointly with HCP, Inc. (now HealthPeak Properties)…

Inland Private Capital Corporation Makes First Seniors Housing Acquisition

November 8, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - As part of its larger restructuring strategy, Capital Senior Living Corporation announced in its third quarter earnings report that it sold two non-core independent living communities in Peoria, Illinois and Springfield,…

Tale Of 2 Senior Living Markets: Inside High And Low Occupancy Metros

October 17, 2019, Tim Regan, Senior Housing News - Nationwide senior housing occupancy is near a historic low, as many providers across the U.S. are grappling with oversupply.  The average U.S. senior housing occupancy increased…

HHC Finance Wraps Up HUD Fiscal Year With Two Closings

October 16, 2019, Ben Swett, SeniorCare Investor - Housing & Healthcare Finance (HHC Finance) had an impressive fiscal year for HUD LEAN closings, wrapping up 26 transactions that totaled $336.4 million in volume, good enough for fifth place in HUD's tables…