• Federal Oversight Coming To Assisted Living?

    Congressional report on assisted living and COVID-19 looks more like a hatchet job than really trying to help. Senators Warren and Markey’s report is in, and try counting how many times the word “federal” was used, as in there are no “federal” reporting requirements, data should be regularly reported to the “federal” government, assisted living... Read More »
  • One Small Provider Tackles The Coronavirus, And Performs

    As we all know by now, the coronavirus has been impacting providers very differently. Some not-for-profits have been spared, while others have suffered greatly. The very large national providers have seen surges in positive cases and deaths in some of their buildings, while other buildings they operate have been completely spared. Was senior... Read More »
  • Recent Senior Care M&A Deals, Week Ending July 3, 2020

    Check out our recent senior care M&A deals! Long-Term Care   AcquirerTargetPrice Regional owner/operatorElderHealth & Living Memory Village$11.85 million Regional owner/operatorBishop Davies Nursing Care Center$8 million Regional owner/operatorWood Memorial Nursing Home$6.365 million Regional owner/operatorLBJ Medical Center$1.2... Read More »
  • Live Oak Bank Secures Credit Facility for JEA Senior Living

    Live Oak Bank is expanding its balance sheet offerings for senior care clients and recently closed a credit facility for national operator JEA Senior Living. The $25 million facility will support JEA’s senior housing acquisitions nationwide as the company continues to grow its portfolio. The structure also allows JEA to both add and remove... Read More »
  • Q2 Senior Care M&A Falls To Seven-Year Low

    Well, we can’t say we aren’t surprised. COVID-19 and the economic ramifications stemming from social distancing and quarantine measures took a toll on seniors housing and care M&A, leaving the sector with just 59 publicly announced transactions in the second quarter. Back in early April, we said the second quarter’s deal total would... Read More »
Strawberry Fields REIT Invests in Indiana SNF

Strawberry Fields REIT Invests in Indiana SNF

Strawberry Fields REIT grew its portfolio yet again, with the purchase of a 72-bed skilled nursing facility in Muncie, Indiana (Indianapolis MSA), pushing the REIT’s total SNF holdings to over 70 facilities. Strawberry Fields is no stranger to this property, having been leasing and subletting it from the previous landlord since November 2011. They picked up the property for $3.15 million, or $43,750 per unit, in an all-cash transaction. Built in 1972, the facility was part of an Indiana county hospital UPL tie-up with Henry County Hospital and is being managed by Infinity Healthcare Management. It offers both comprehensive medical and rehabilitative therapy services, in addition to... Read More »