ESI Negotiates $5.7M Sale of 98-Bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Montana

BUTTE, MONT. — Evans Senior Investments (ESI) has arranged the sale of Copper Ridge Health & Rehab Center, a 98-bed skilled nursing facility in Butte, for $5.7 million. Built in 1975, the facility underwent a significant renovation in 2008. The facility operates with 98 functional beds but is licensed for 186 beds. ESI represented the seller, an independent owner-operator. The buyer was a publicly traded healthcare REIT. Eduro Healthcare, a regional operator in the Wisconsin,..

February 7, 2018

Campus Advantage to Manage 498-Bed Community Near the University of Montana

MISSOULA, MONT. — Campus Advantage has been awarded management of ROAM, a 498-bed student housing community currently under development near the University of Montana in Missoula. The property is the first purpose-built student housing complex to serve the University of Montana, according to Campus Advantage. Shared amenities will include a bike and ski tuning shop, outdoor kitchens with grilling stations, a fire pit and an expansive fitness center. Austin-based Catalyst will also manage..

September 5, 2017

Ziegler Closes $65.4M Bond Financing for 261-Unit Seniors Housing Community in Montana

KALISPELL, MONT. — Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, has arranged a total of $65.4 million in tax-exempt, fixed-rate bonds for Immanuel Lutheran Corp., which operates a seniors housing community in Kalispell, approximately 75 miles south of the Canadian border. The property is a nonprofit, faith-based community known as Immanuel Lutheran Communities. It features 106 units of independent living and assisted living and 155 units for skilled nursing on a 13-acre campus. Immanuel..

May 23, 2017

Ventas Buys Six Koelsch Seniors Housing Communities for $137M in Sale-Leaseback Transaction

OLYMPIA, WASH. — Ventas has acquired six seniors housing communities from Koelsch Communities for $137 million and will immediately lease all the properties back to the Olympia-based operator. The communities acquired include Canterbury Park in Longview, Wash.; Cedarbrook in Fresno, Calif.; The Hampton & Ashley Inn and The Hampton at Salmon Creek both in Vancouver, Wash.; Madison House in Kirkland, Wash.; and Spring Creek Inn in Bozeman, Mont. The transaction increases the number of..

March 27, 2017

Old Chicago to Open New Locations in Montana, Wyoming

BROOMFIELD, COLO. — Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom has signed franchise development agreements with three of its existing franchise partners to open nearly two dozen new restaurants. These agreements will grow Old Chicago's footprint across eight states. Among existing franchise groups to sign new agreements are the Johnson Group, which has plans to bring three restaurants to Wyoming and Montana. Old Chicago operates in 24 states with more than 100 restaurants nationwide. Broomfield,..

October 10, 2016

The Hotel Group Opens Rebranded DoubleTree by Hilton Billings

BILLINGS, MONT. — The Hotel Group has completed a multi-million-dollar renovation on the newly rebranded, 289-room DoubleTree by Hilton Billings. The transformation includes a lobby redesign, updated guest rooms and meeting spaces, new furnishings and amenities. The hotel features 16,000 square feet of flexible meeting space that can accommodate business conferences, banquets and other events for up to 400 guests. There are also three additional ballrooms and 15 meeting..

August 23, 2016

Grand Campus Living to Manage 46 North Apartments Near the University of Montana

MISSOULA, MONT. — Farran Realty Partners has awarded Grand Campus Living management of 46 North Apartments, a 468-bed student housing community under development near the University of Montana in Missoula. The property will be the first purpose-built student housing community in Missoula. Community amenities will include dedicated study lounges and a study center, music practice rooms, a social lounge, fitness center, tanning lounge, bike storage and maintenance, ski tuning rooms, a cyber..

May 17, 2016

Montana Mixed-Use Development Site Receives $1.4M Loan

SIDNEY, MONTANA – A 22.5-acre, mixed-use development site in Sidney has received a $1.4 million loan. The site is located along East Holly Street in east-central Montana, near the North Dakota border. The development site contains 18 lots within the Sunrise Village subdivision. The project features 11 lots zoned for residential and seven lots zoned for commercial use. The developer is American Land Development-Sidney LLC, an affiliate of American Land Development Corp. The three-year,..

June 17, 2015