About Ben Swett
Ben joined Irving Levin in the summer of 2014 as an Analyst, responsible for the research and reporting on seniors housing M&A and finance news for the Senior Care Investor, in addition to providing research and analysis for Irving Levin’s healthcare sector reports.
Ben graduated from Hamilton College with a B.A. in History (concentrating on the American Civil War) and minors in French and Economics. When not at the office, chances are you will find Ben on the tennis court.
by Ben Swett | Mar 16, 2023 2:46 pm | Financings | Ziegler, a national boutique investment bank, closed $76.0 million of Series 2023 bank bonds for Brazos Presbyterian Homes, Inc. (BPH) to fund an expansion of the company’s community in Austin, Texas, called Longhorn Village. In addition, the bonds refinanced a... Read More »
by Ben Swett | Mar 16, 2023 2:44 pm | Developments | North Reading, Massachusetts-based developer Habitech Acquisitions completed its purchase of a 37.32-acre, four-parcel lot in Stow, Massachusetts for $930,000, with plans to develop an active adult community consisting of 141 units. Jake Parsons of SVN | Parsons... Read More »
by Ben Swett | Mar 14, 2023 5:12 pm | 60 Seconds | The last week could have given many on Wall Street whiplash. The closure of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature Bank by the FDIC led to a selloff in the shares of many regional banks late last week and a panicked weekend for many more, with calls for some government... Read More »
by Ben Swett | Mar 14, 2023 5:10 pm | Acquisitions | Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors sold a 92-bed skilled nursing facility in Kenansville, North Carolina, to an experienced investor looking for growth opportunities for its operating partner in the Tar Heel State. Built in 1975, Kenansville Health and Rehab is... Read More »
by Ben Swett | Mar 14, 2023 5:07 pm | Financings | Walker & Dunlop closed a $46 million HUD refinance of Terrace Portfolio, a group of four affordable assisted living communities in Vermont and New Hampshire. Frank Cassidy led the Senior Housing Finance team in the transaction, which took out a bridge loan that... Read More »