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Assisted Living Homes with University Affilitations

Assisted Living Homes with University Affilitations

A recent press release from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) revealed that one of their senior communities received its license for assisted living. How many people even knew that the UPMC had senior housing in their portfolio? It turns out that College and University affiliated senior housing is widespread. This company specializes in senior housing/college partnerships. They … Continue reading

Calculating the Value of Volunteers in Senior Housing

Calculating the Value of Volunteers in Senior Housing

Volunteers are a large component of the workforce in both skilled nursing and assisted living homes. Companies know the value volunteers provide and make opportunities for service widely available. Marketing material for senior care providers usually devote part of their efforts to attracting volunteers and getting them to commit via a link on their webpage, contact … Continue reading

Smaller REIT Prefers Building Properties over Buying Them

Smaller REIT Prefers Building Properties over Buying Them

Edgewood REIT, based in North Dakota, finds building its own senior living properties  more prudent than buying existing ones. Edgewood REIT  leases most of its properties to the Edgewood Group who also own a development and construction company. The company manages 43 independent, assisted and memory care communities in several Great Plain and Rocky Mountain States. The … Continue reading