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Welltower Shakes Up Portfolio, Commits to Nearly $2.75B in Transactions

TOLEDO, OHIO — Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL) has expanded its senior living portfolio to the tune of 15 properties worth $949 million across the country. Simultaneously, the healthcare REIT giant exited its partnership with seniors housing operator Benchmark Senior Living, selling its 48-property portfolio to an undisclosed buyer for $1.8 billion. The 48 properties that Benchmark operates total 4,137 units and are located in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and …

SLIB Arranges $2.8M Sale of Assisted Living Facility in Mount Vernon, Texas

MOUNT VERNON, TEXAS — Senior Living Investment Brokerage (SLIB) has arranged the sale of Mount Vernon House, a 50-unit assisted living community in Mount Vernon, approximately 100 miles east of Dallas. The 41,000-square-foot property sits on 2.5 acres and was constructed in 1994. A local doctor acquired the community from an independent owner-operator for $2.8 million, or $56,000 per unit. The community was approximately 58 percent occupied at the time of sale. Matthew Alley of SLIB arranged …

Sundt Starts Construction of Seniors Housing Community in Bay Area

NOVATO, CALIF. — Sundt Construction Inc. has started construction of Avesta Residences at Hamilton Hill, a seniors housing community in the Bay Area city of Novato. The four-story building will sit on four acres and total 68,000 square feet. The community will offer 80 units of assisted living and memory care. The architect on the project is LPAS. The project is scheduled for completion by fall

Despite Headwinds, Demand Remains High for Seniors Housing, Says CBRE Survey

LOS ANGELES — Appetite for seniors housing remains strong despite higher operating costs, with nearly two-thirds of investors planning to increase their buying over the next 12 months, according to the CBRE U.S. Seniors Housing & Care Investor Survey. CBRE is a global real estate services firm based in Los Angeles. The survey polled more than 100 seniors housing investors, developers, lenders and brokers throughout the United States. The results reflect pricing and sentiment at the …

Discovery Completes Renovation Project at Seniors Housing Community in Tulsa

TULSA, OKLA. — Discovery Senior Living has completed renovations at Country Club at Woodland Hills, a senior living community in Tulsa. A grand unveiling of the updated areas was held Saturday, July 27. Country Club at Woodland Hills offers independent living and respite care. The number of units was not disclosed. The renovations largely took place in the common areas, including exterior enhancements, a new fitness center and improvements to other amenities and lifestyle

KeyBank Provides HUD Financing for 378-Bed Skilled Nursing Portfolio in Texas

CORPUS CHRISTI, BASTROP AND SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS — KeyBank Real Estate Capital has provided $35 million in HUD financing for a three-property, 378-bed skilled nursing portfolio located throughout Texas. The financing includes $16 million for the Regency-Windsor Calallen in Corpus Christi; $14.5 million for the Regency Bastrop Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Bastrop; and $14 million for the Regency-Windsor Mission Oaks Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in San Antonio. The financing was …

Healthcare Transactions Group Brokers Sale of Three Skilled Nursing Facilities in North Carolina

HENDERSON, DURHAM AND ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — Healthcare Transactions Group has negotiated the sale of three skilled nursing facilities totaling 297 licensed beds in North Carolina. The properties include Concordia Transitional Care & Rehabilitation in Henderson, Concordia Transitional Care & Rehabilitation-Rose Manor in Durham and Concordia Transitional Care & Rehabilitation in Elizabeth City. An owner-operator based in New Jersey acquired the assets for an undisclosed price. Mark …

Hunt Real Estate Capital Provides $3.7M Refinancing for Assisted Living Property in Utah

TREMONTON, UTAH. — Hunt Real Estate Capital had funded a $3.7 million Fannie Mae loan for the refinancing of Our House of Tremonton, a seniors housing property in Tremonton, about 20 miles from the Idaho border. The borrower and property owner is Utah-based SAL Management. Brady Johnson, Andy Kitts and Heath Coryell of Hunt Real Estate Capital originated the deal. Originally built in 1995, the assisted living facility features 28 units. The property recently opened 12 new units after …

TEXLA, Crow Holdings Acquire 744-Bed Student Housing Community Near Texas Tech University

LUBBOCK, TEXAS — A partnership between TEXLA Housing Partners and a private equity fund managed by Crow Holdings Capital has acquired Thrive in Lubbock, a 744-bed student housing community serving Texas Tech University. The 264-unit property was built in 2004 and recently underwent a $1.6 million renovation program that upgraded certain amenities, including the clubhouse and fitness center. Benjamin Roelke and Ian Walker of CBRE arranged acquisition financing through East West Bank for the …

Aegis Living Opens 104,000 SF Seniors Housing Community Near Seattle

MERCER ISLAND, WASH. — Aegis Living has opened its newest seniors housing community, located on Mercer Island, between Seattle proper and the developer’s headquarters in Bellevue. Inspired by a Lake Placid ski lodge, the 104,000-square-foot building features 89 units of assisted living and memory care. The community offers a mix of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom options, with 16 apartments dedicated to memory care. Aegis Living is the developer, owner and operator. Compass …

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