NREI/NIC survey respondents see good things – with a little caution – in senior housing

NREI/NIC survey respondents see good things – with a little caution – in senior housing

Can there be too much of a good thing in the investing industry? It’s possible, say respondents to the fifth annual National Real Estate Investor/ National Investment Center (NREI/NIC) Senior Housing Survey. The fundamentals are still steady for senior housing – occupancy rates and rents are continuing to increase – but the growing amount of […]

4 Types of Senior Housing and How They are Evolving to Meet Boomers’ Needs

It’s always made good investment sense to keep an eye on the demands and demographics of the Baby Boomers. Boomers have always been leaders when it comes to consumer trends and that still holds true when it comes to the 4 major types of senior housing, which are evolving to meet their interests and needs. […]

Smart Investors and Developers Deliver on the Most-Wanted Amenities

What are the top amenities that residents look for in senior living facilities? (And if you’re a smart investor, you’ll favor these, as well.) Those who are watching the senior housing sector closely are well aware of the shifting demographics: as Baby Boomers age, no longer are they immediately shuffling off to the “old folks […]

Outlook for Senior Housing: Short-Term Challenges Ahead, but Ample Opportunity for Savvy Investors

A new report, “The Five-Year Senior Housing Development Forecast” from Plante Moran Living Forward, predicts some challenging times ahead in the senior housing sector, but also opportunity for astute investors who are poised to react quickly. During the economic recovery that is now in its 10th year, construction of senior housing has surged – to […]

Senior Housing Success Starts with Addressing Investment Pitfalls

“Roll up your sleeves; look at the market. The market drives everything,” shared Joe Mulligan, managing director at investment bank Cain Brothers. While senior housing investment is currently enjoying some of the real estate investment spotlight, a recent whitepaper by Plante Moran, published by Senior Housing News, discusses the signs that should signal investors to […]

Why Investors Should Care About Retaining Senior Housing Staff

In a recent roundtable (click here to view video Q&As from the event), we noted the key role that operators play in the success of investments in senior housing. In turn, those operators need competent, long-term staff to provide both quality care and outstanding customer service to residents to maintain high occupancy levels. Staffing stability […]

Panelists Agree It’s an Exciting Time for Senior Housing Investors

It’s an exciting time to be involved in investing in the senior housing sector – and the “big wave” of boomer residents has yet to break! Platinum Commercial Holdings, LLC’s principal Carole Crawford joined fellow panelists Michael Treiber of Capital Healthcare Investments, LLC and Chris Kronenberger of Blue Moon Capital Partners in New York City […]

Conference Focuses on Opportunities in Senior Housing and Care

Leading representatives from the senior housing and care industry, as well as investors, lenders, deal-makers and other interested parties will gather April 3-4, 2018, in New York City for “Opportunities in Senior Housing and Care.”   Billed as a Summit for Investors, Lenders, Senior Housing Entrepreneurs and Transaction Deal-Makers, the conference is sponsored by the […]

Senior Housing Survey Respondents Pick Independent Living as Best Investment

Independent living facilities are the most attractive category of senior living for investors, according to Senior Housing News’ 2018 Senior Housing Outlook Report. A third of respondents said they favored independent living for their investing dollars, followed by memory care at 24%, assisted living at 21% and active adult at 17%. Post acute/rehab and skilled […]

Senior Housing Undergoes Change; Outlook Bright

Nearly a quarter of the way through 2018, early predictions are holding true that this should be a strong year for the senior housing industry, even as it grapples with changing economic and demographic factors. The senior housing sector spans active adult and independent living communities to assisted living, skilled nursing and memory care facilities. […]