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New York crowdfunding firm courts healthcare investors

New York crowdfunding firm courts healthcare investors

Posted 08.18.2015 | Categories: Featured, Medical Office/Healthcare | No Comments

Improving economy has boosted investor optimism in the market – especially in real estate. While the term “crowdfunding” brings to mind online startups and charity fundraisers, another application of the concept by New York-based CityFunders is hoping to appeal directly to healthcare investors. Co-founder David Behin says his platform is actually part of a well-established […]

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Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: NHI, LTC, Ziegler

Senior Housing Investments & Transactions: NHI, LTC, Ziegler

Posted 08.10.2015 | Categories: Featured, Senior Housing/Assisted Living | No Comments

  NHI Acquires Ohio Assisted Living and Memory Care Community for $21 Million National Health Investors (NYSE: NHI) announced on Aug. 3 that its NHI-Bickford Senior Living joint venture has acquired Fairfield Village, an assisted living and memory care community in Lancaster, Ohio, for $21 million in cash. The 92-unit Fairfield Village was built in […]

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As Supply of Senior Care Real Estate Ramps Up, Developers Try New Tactics to Make Projects Stand Out

Posted 08.10.2015 | Categories: Senior Housing/Assisted Living | No Comments

  A partnership led by Tampa, FL-based senior care facilities operator Validus Senior Living this week announced it will break ground on the first 33 assisted-living and memory care communities it plans to develop across the U.S. Validus, Mark Bouldin and investment bank Piper Jaffray have earmarked $1.1 billion to fund the projects. But what […]

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Inside Stanhope: John Kane’s new $80 million Student Housing Project

Posted 08.10.2015 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

  With N.C. State University students set to return to classes Aug. 19, the developers of Stanhope, the $80 million, six-story student housing complex on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh, are ahead of schedule and will begin moving in students early next week. UPCOMING EVENTS AUGUST 10, 2015 , 5:00PM August Bizmix AUGUST 19, 2015 , […]

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Medical Properties to Increase Portfolio of Hospital Real Estate with Acquisition of Capella Healthcare

Posted 08.10.2015 | Categories: Medical Office/Healthcare | No Comments

  Medical Properties Trust, Inc. has announced, in a press release, that it has entered into a “definitive agreement” to acquire Capella Holdings, Inc. for $900 million in cash. The $900 million agreement will compose of $600 million in investment to Capella’s real estate and an approximate $300 million investments in Capella’s operating entities. The […]

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Student Housing Strong

Student Housing Strong

Posted 07.29.2015 | Categories: Featured, Student Housing | No Comments

  For years, housing experts predicted the apartment market would soon stall. Still, developers’ interest in the U area remains strong. Apartment buildings now dominate the University of Minnesota’s skyline in places where, a decade ago, houses and businesses dotted the landscape. Despite the recent surge in housing projects around the University campus and renewed […]

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MedSouth REIT Buys 7 Medical Buildings For $9.5M

Posted 07.29.2015 | Categories: Medical Office/Healthcare | No Comments

  Charlotte-based real estate investment firm MedSouth HealthCare Properties bought seven medical office buildings — six in Wilmington and one in Leland — for $9.5 million this week from a group of local doctors. Tenants in the Wilmington offices include members of the NHRMC Physician Group and Wilmington Health Associates. “When we had the opportunity […]

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FOUR KEY TRENDS DRIVING HEALTHCARE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT

FOUR KEY TRENDS DRIVING HEALTHCARE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT

Posted 07.20.2015 | Categories: Featured, Medical Office/Healthcare | No Comments

The convergence of healthcare and real estate continues to thrive, but what are the latest trends driving investment? To find out, please join us for Bisnow’s fourth annual healthcare real estate event, How Attractive is That Investment?, on July 28 at the Swissotel Chicago, starting at 7am. 1. Consolidation Among our panelists, HSA Primecare president John Wilson (pictured), says […]

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Uber, Senior Living Team Up to ‘Drive’ Resident Mobility

Posted 07.15.2015 | Categories: Senior Housing/Assisted Living | No Comments

  A relatively new transportation innovation, San Francisco-based Uber first drove into the senior care space in October when it launched its uberASSIST offering. This brought the company’s signature service — which allows people to call for rides and pay automatically via smartphone — to seniors. Now, the $18 billion company is expanding those offerings by launching […]

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U.S. Investors Take the Lead in European Senior Housing Markets

Posted 07.15.2015 | Categories: Senior Housing/Assisted Living | No Comments

  As large portfolio deals in the U.S. senior housing sector have become rarer, some major investors are closing big transactions in foreign markets. Prominent U.S. real estate investment trusts have posted noteworthy Canadian deals recently, but they also are active overseas, dramatically ramping up activity in European markets in the last year. Europe-based investors […]

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