The Federal Reserve's decision on Wednesday to increase its benchmark rate by 25 basis points for the second time in three months could affect seniors housing in several ways, according to NIC Chief Economist Beth Burnham Mace.
You don't have to be an expert to realize that many operators are not listening to the market. And as long-term strategies go, that's probably not a good one.
The number of mergers and acquisitions in seniors housing and care decreased in 2016 compared with 2015, according to data from two sources released Jan. 18.
If you're headed to a major senior living conference this year, you may find a new "best of" cities list of interest. But this is a list that no city wants to be on.
Fourth-quarter data released Monday by the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care's MAP Data Service reveals upward and downward trends in occupancy, absorption, inventory, construction and asking rent.
Is memory care becoming a necessary component of all seniors housing and care facilities? A look at current development trends coupled with rapidly changing demographics suggests the answer is yes.
End users of healthcare organizations have much to contribute to them through industry conferences, maintain the authors of a recently published paper. And yes, their assertion applies to senior living.
Independent living experienced much activity over the past three months, for now quelling the fears of potential short-term trouble that had arisen after the second quarter for the property type.
Ten thousand Americans turn 65 every day, and if the senior living industry wants to attract them sooner rather than later, communities need to start doing things differently, Cornerstone Affiliates President and CEO John Cochrane says.
The United States probably won't be implementing one country's ideas to address challenges related to an aging population, but we need to do something, and quickly.
Catering is an untapped source of revenue and referrals for many senior living operators, according to Cornerstone Affiliates Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Daniel S. Ogus. He shared his organization's experience with those attending a session on staying competitive at the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care fall conference.
It may seem counterintuitive, but Shamim Wu, president and chief operating officer of memory care provider Silverado, says that one way the company manages expenses is by having staffing levels that are higher than the industry average.
On Thursday at the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing and Care fall conference, a former government official and a senior living executive discussed strategies as senior care providers respond to healthcare payment reform and other changes in the market. The day also included predictions about the presidential election.
Assisted living communities, on average, are in effect discounting their annual rates by almost a month, according to the inaugural Seniors Housing Actual Rates Report released Wednesday by NIC MAP at the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care fall conference.
Robert G. Kramer, founder and CEO of the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care, recently spoke with McKnight's about the current state and future prospects of independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing, as well as trends in seniors housing.