Industry News

NCAL launches AL Cost Calculator to help operators demonstrate their value

The National Center for Assisted Living has launched the AL Cost Calculator, a web-based resident assessment tool that enables assisted living providers to assess how costs are allocated across residents.

People in the news, Aug. 14

People in the news, Aug. 14

Promotions and appointments at Anthem Memory Care, Brookdale Senior Living, Covenant Retirement Communities, Harbor Retirement Associates, HumanGood, Integral Senior Living, The Legacy Senior Communities, Thrive Senior Living and Welltower.

First two assisted living communities earn AHCA/NCAL Gold Quality Awards

First two assisted living communities earn AHCA/NCAL Gold Quality Awards

Maine Veterans Home - Machias in Machias, ME, and Sunrise of Gurnee in Gurnee, IL, have become the first free-standing assisted living communities ever to attain the Gold - Excellence in Quality Award in the history of the American Health Care Association / National Center for Assisted Living National Quality Award program.

Hunt Real Estate Capital approved as Fannie Mae seniors housing lender

Hunt Real Estate Capital has now been approved as a Fannie Mae seniors housing lender, the company announced Thursday.

People in the news, Aug. 7

People in the news, Aug. 7

Promotions and appointments at Brookdale Senior Living, Charter Senior Living, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Fellowship Community, HCP, Health Dimensions Group, Integral Senior Living, Primrose Retirement Communities and Watercrest Senior Living Group.

Singapore company buys 50% stake in Watermark for $77 million

Singapore company buys 50% stake in Watermark for $77 million

Singapore-based Keppel Corp. Ltd. is entering the senior living market by purchasing a 50% stake in Tucson, AZ-based Watermark Retirement Communities for up to $77.3 million, the company announced Thursday.

People in the news, July 31

People in the news, July 31

Retirements, appointments, promotions and awards at American Senior Communities, Autumn Leaves, the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging, Brookdale Senior Living, Caring.com, Dial Retirement Communities, Emerald Communities, Erdman, Fellowship Community, Integrace, Koelsch Communities, K4Connect, LCB Senior Living, the Los Angeles Jewish Home, Morningside Ministries Senior Living Communities, NuStep, ResCare, Sherpa CRM, Travanse Living and Wingate Healthcare.

Argentum begins program to boost senior living advocacy efforts

The STAR program builds on advocacy efforts associated with Argentum's annual springtime "fly-in" in Washington, D.C.

NCAL announces 2018 award winners

NCAL announces 2018 award winners

The National Center for Assisted Living has announced the recipients of the 2018 NCAL Awards Program, who will be honored in October at the 69th Annual AHCA/NCAL Annual Convention & Expo in San Diego.

People in the news, July 24

People in the news, July 24

Appointments at Dementia Alliance of North Carolina, Harbor Retirement Associates, Integrace, United Zion Retirement Community and Ziegler.

$25.2 million deal adds Koelsch Communities to LTC Properties portfolio of operators

$25.2 million deal adds Koelsch Communities to LTC Properties portfolio of operators

LTC Properties will acquire two Texas memory care communities in a $25.2 million sale-leaseback arrangement that adds Koelsch Communities to its portfolio of operators, the real estate investment trust announced Tuesday.

People in the news, July 17

People in the news, July 17

Appointments and promotions at American House Senior Living Communities, Balfour Senior Living, Cadence Senior Living, Commonwealth Senior Living, Christian Care Centers, Diversicare, Epoch Senior Living, Erickson Living, Hebrew SeniorLife, IN2L, Jackson Creek Senior Living, Maplewood Senior Living, Mission Health Communities, National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners, PGIM Real Estate Finance, Primrose Retirement Communities, Regional Enterprises, Seasons Management and Solutions Advisors Group.

Thrive Senior Living launches 'Playing Favorites' brand campaign

Thrive Senior Living launches 'Playing Favorites' brand campaign

Thrive Senior Living has unveiled "Playing Favorites," a year-long ad campaign meant to be an irreverent, tongue-in-cheek way to set the brand apart with the decision-making adult children and caregivers of prospective independent living, assisted living and memory care residents.

LCS closes on $300 million equity seniors housing programmatic joint venture

Des Moines, IA-based LCS says it has closed on a $300 million equity seniors housing programmatic joint venture that will acquire and develop senior living communities.

In Focus

Aug. 15 

Senior 'stay-cation'

State College, PA 

Residents and friends of Juniper Village at Brookline's Wellspring Memory Care in State College, PA, recently took a virtual trip to the beach.

Subscribe for free!

Never Miss out

Get top stories sent to your inbox