Schonberg Care Invests in New Orleans

Schonberg Care, a family-owned operator of senior living communities in the Southeast, recently added an assisted living/memory care community in New Orleans to its growing portfolio. Originally built in 1898 as the Belleville Elementary School, the building was converted to senior living in 1989. It currently has 53 assisted living and memory care units ranging […]


The Brookdale/Land & Buildings Saga Continues

Many of you may have seen Brookdale Senior Living’s proxy statement filed in response to activist shareholder Land & Buildings’ efforts to put former HCP CEO Jay Flaherty on the company’s Board of Directors, presumably to further its own demands to split Brookdale into an OpCo and PropCo in order to “maximize value for all […]


Blueprint Sells Successful SNF in Maryland

Despite strong operations, a Maryland skilled nursing facility was deemed to be non-core and slated for sale in a transaction led by Steve Thomes and Joshua Salzman of Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors. Located just outside of Baltimore in a sought-after market, the 63-bed/34-unit facility was acquired by an experienced skilled nursing investor and operator […]


Propero’s Second Tender Loving Care Deal

Lancaster Pollard’s Propero Seniors Housing Equity Fund teamed up with Tender Loving Care Management (TLC) for the second time to provide equity for a to-be-built senior living community in Florida. Three years ago, Propero helped finance the construction of a $63 million, 242-bed project in Ocala that was going to offer assisted living, memory care […]


Elevation Financial Group Acquires Four Properties

Elevation Financial Group is making a name for itself in the affordable seniors housing market, having just announced two acquisitions comprising four properties in two states. First, the Orlando, Florida-based real estate private equity firm entered the Virginia market, acquiring a community in Lynchburg and one in Petersburg for a total of $1.3 million, or […]


Confluent/HRA Enters Connecticut Senior Living Market

Confluent Senior Living and Harbor Retirement Associates are entering the Connecticut market with their development of a 113-unit assisted living/memory care community in the greater Hartford area. Set to break ground this month, the project is set on a 5.8-acre site in the town of South Windsor and will feature 65 assisted living and 48 […]



SLIB Closes Florida and Georgia Sales

Cedar Communities, a New York-based private equity firm that targets undervalued, small to mid-sized assisted living communities, continued its expansion in the Southeast with the purchase of two personal care homes in northern Georgia. Built in the 1990s, both communities were recently updated, have good local reputations and limited competition in the area. Their owner […]

JCH Sells Marin County Assisted Living Community

Jim and Cindy Hazzard of JCH Senior Housing Investment Brokerage headed to Marin County, California to sell a boutique 29-unit assisted living community in the affluent town of Mill Valley. Originally constructed as a skilled nursing facility but converted to assisted living over 15 years ago, the community was underperforming with an operating margin around […]

Meridian Capital Moves Past $2.3 Billion

Meridian Capital Group’s seniors housing and healthcare team is having quite a year, reaching $2.31 billion in transaction volume in 2019, so far. That volume is through a total of 63 transactions closed across 27 states for skilled nursing, assisted living, memory care and independent living properties. Helping achieve that impressive level, the group, which […]