Values in the Seniors Housing and Care M&A Market Jump

For the four quarters ended September 30, average prices in the independent living market have increased, as have assisted living prices and skilled nursing prices. The seniors housing and care M&A market has seen less activity this year than in recent years, but that doesn’t mean buyers are not paying up for the assets they […]



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Going, going, Greystone

A senior living community in Jacksonville, Florida with an unusual set-up traded hands with the help of Greystone. Owned by a publicly traded REIT, the 245-unit community was built 30 years ago on 14 acres, and provides independent living, assisted living and memory care. The Brookdale-operated campus is spread out among 12 residential buildings and […]



Lining up in Massachusetts

It was just a matter of time when Skyline Healthcare would enter the Massachusetts skilled nursing market. The Wood Ridge, New Jersey-based owner/operator of facilities in New Jersey and Pennsylvania had been leasing a trio of small dually-certified facilities from a family operator for a year, before closing on the real estate this month. Included […]

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SunTrust Bank and Seniors Housing

Despite an apparent tightening in the seniors housing financing world (a topic which we will discuss in detail in our webinar at 1PM on October 27), borrowers may soon have a new name to choose from. SunTrust Bank announced it intends to acquire substantially all assets of the operating subsidiaries of Pillar Financial, LLC, along […]

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And the vote is in…

On October 13, our editor Steve Monroe moderated a webinar called “Skilled Nursing: Buying, Selling & Valuing,” with panelists Ben Atkins, Chairman of Traditions Senior Management, Charles Bissell, Executive Director of Integra Realty Resources, Ben Firestone, Senior Managing Director & Founding Partner of Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors, and Stephen Graham, SVP/Director of Post-Acute Acquisition […]