CareTrust Picks Up Southern California Nursing Facility for $15.9M; Eastern Union’s $57M Bridge Financing

CareTrust REIT (Nasdaq: CTRE) acquired the Buena Vista Care Center, a 150-bed skilled nursing facility in Santa Barbara, Calif., for about $15.9 million, including transaction costs, the real estate investment trust announced March 9. The facility will continue to be operated by Covenant Care under a long-term lease assumed by the San Clemente, Calif.-based CareTrust […]

COVID Hasn’t Caused Flood of Distressed Nursing Home Transactions, But Deals Reflect Lower Bed Counts

With federal relief propping up nursing home operations during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the mergers-and-acquisitions market has remained relatively stable over the past year — but buyers and sellers are already starting to adjust to a world where the full licensed bed capacity is more of a pipe dream than a realistic benchmark. Amy Sitzman, […]

Ensign Grows Again in Texas; PruittHealth Plots New Skilled Nursing Construction

The Ensign Group (Nasdaq: ENSG) acquired the operations of the 150-bed San Pedro Manor, a skilled nursing facility in San Antonio, Texas. The acquisition was effective February 1, and will be part of a long-term, triple-net lease. The transaction brings Ensign’s portfolio to 232 health care operations, 24 of which also include assisted living, across […]

Cambridge’s $16.9M Skilled Nursing Closing; Betting on QIPP in Texas [UPDATED]

The Chicago-based Cambridge Realty Capital announced a host of skilled nursing deal closings completed during the fourth quarter of 2020, bringing the lender’s total to $415 million for the year. The largest of those transactions involved $16.9 million for Manor Court* of Peru, Ill., a campus with 94 skilled beds, 68 assisted living units, and […]

White Oak’s $110M Skilled Nursing Deal; CIBC’s $20M Financing for Baltimore SNF

White Oak Healthcare Finance provided funding for a $110 million senior credit facility secured by nine skilled nursing facilities in Virginia, with a total of more than 1,000 beds. White Oak acted as administrative agent and sole lender on the funding, which was done on behalf of the client, “a well-respected real estate investor,” according […]

$42.08M in Financing for Virginia SNF; Greystone’s $10.37M Bridge Loan

MONTICELLOAM, LLC and its affiliates announced $42.08 million in first lien debt financing for the acquisition of a skilled nursing facility in Virginia. The transaction includes a $3.5 million working capital loan for the operating companies, provided by Monticello Commercial Capital, the real estate and asset-based lender, asset manager and servicer’s asset-based lending group. The […]

Eagle Arc’s 20-SNF Purchase; KeyBank’s $40M Financing in New York City

Eagle Arc Partners, formerly known as BM Eagle Holdings, has acquired 20 skilled nursing facilities — the majority of which are located in Florida, along with properties in Georgia and Mississippi. The price of the sale was not disclosed; two operators who were also not disclosed partnered with Eagle Arc on the sale. The process […]

Florida Nursing Home Sells in Bankruptcy Auction; $9.75M for Mississippi SNF

The Bluebonnet Point Wellness skilled nursing and rehabilitation center in Bullard, Texas, opened after nine years of planning and construction, The Tyler Morning Telegraph reported October 10. The facility includes 119 rooms, including 57 private rooms. The facility received a $1 million grant from the Texas Department of Agriculture for infrastructure assistance, a grant that […]

Dwight Capital Secures Two $20M+ Skilled Nursing HUD Loans; Helios Logs $27M Sale

Dwight Capital closed a $25.68 million Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) 232/223(f) loan for Graceland Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, a 221-bed skilled nursing facility located in Memphis, Tenn., and a $23.83 million HUD 232/223(a)(7) loan for Eastchester Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, a 200-bed SNF located in the Bronx, N.Y. The closings were […]

$30M Rehab and Nursing Center Opens in Maryland; Cushman & Wakefield’s $37.1M Financing

Mercy Health Services in Maryland opened a $30 million rehabilitation and nursing care facility, operated by its long-term care arm Stella Maris, the Baltimore Business Journal reported on September 9. The facility is part of a campus in Baltimore County that houses other Stella Maris services, such as an independent living complex and assisted living […]

Private Equity Snaps Up Wound Care Provider AMT; Monticello’s $14M Skilled Nursing Deal

American Medical Technologies, a leading provider of wound-care services to post-acute and long-term care facilities, last Friday announced its acquisition by private equity firm One Equity Partners and investment management company The Silverfern Group. The Irvine, Calif.-based AMT operates in more than 6,250 facilities across the country, according to the company, with services ranging from […]

Walker & Dunlop’s $16M Skilled Nursing Deal in Colorado; Eduro’s California Acquisition

Walker & Dunlop facilitated a $16.41 million financing for three skilled nursing facilities in central Colorado through the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) LEAN 232/233(f) refinance program, which provides long-term and reduced-rate financing for specialty healthcare facilities. The facilities were the 99-bed Pioneer Health Care Center in Rocky Ford, Colo., the 56-bed Paonia […]

Berkadia’s $50M Skilled Nursing Summer; Cushman & Wakefield’s Portfolio Deal

Berkadia this week announced the completion of about $50 million in financing for skilled nursing facilities in four separate deals across the country. First up, the real estate investment firm’s Seniors Housing & Healthcare Group provided a $22.2 million loan — backed by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) — for a 157-bed […]

$32.4M HUD Loan for Chicago’s Legacy Healthcare; Kansas SNF Portfolio Lands $15.5M in Financing

Harborview Capital Partners arranged a $32.4 million Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Section 232/223(f) loan for the refinancing of a 210-bed skilled nursing facility for the Chicago-based operator Legacy Healthcare. The loan features a 35-year term and “amortization at an extremely aggressive rate,” according to a statement announcing the deal. Ephraim Kutner, Jonathan […]

Six-SNF Sale in Arkansas; $12.4M HUD Loan in New Jersey

Newmark Knight Frank, a commercial real estate advisory firm, this week announced the sale of six skilled nursing facilities in the state of Arkansas. The portfolio had an average occupancy of 82%, with a total of 868 beds. The properties had an “average vintage” of 1985, according to the release announcing the deal, which was […]

Ziegler’s $67M Skilled Nursing Portfolio Deal; Monticello’s $66M Acquisition Funding

Chicago-based specialty investment bank Ziegler this week announced the successful sale of a three-building skilled nursing portfolio on behalf of former owner Emerald Shelter Group. The buyer, a joint venture between an owner-operator group and a private equity firm, paid $67 million for the three properties in Wilmington, Newark, and Lewes, Del. Based in Nashville, […]