NHC Acquires 15 Skilled Nursing Facilities; Ignite Medical Resorts Expands in Indiana

National HealthCare Corporation (NYSE: NHC) plans to acquire the White Oak Senior Living portfolio, with facilities across North and South Carolina. White Oak consists of six skilled nursing facilities in North Carolina, three of which are continuing care retirement centers, and including one leased facility. In South Carolina, the portfolio consists of nine skilled nursing […]

Regency Rebrands to Wellsential Health, Touts New Nonprofit Model; PruittHealth Acquires 3 SNFs

About one year after being acquired by Dwyer Workforce Development (DWD) in a $590 million deal, Regency Integrated Health Services has rebranded as Wellsential Health and is moving forward under a “new nonprofit model,” the company announced Thursday. The 63 skilled nursing facilities under the Wellsential banner now represent the “largest family” of non-profit SNFs […]

Bloomfield Capital Closes $12.0M Senior Bridge Loan for Southern California SNF; PointClickCare Acquires Patient Pattern

Bloomfield Capital, direct lender and equity investor in commercial real estate assets, announced the closing of a $12.0 million senior bridge loan, which was used to refinance a maturing loan on a skilled nursing facility located in Southern California. The loan’s sponsor purchased and restructured multiple senior living assets throughout the Western U.S. and is […]

Strawberry Fields REIT Adds to Landmark Portfolio; Transitions Healthcare Acquires Pennsylvania Nursing Home

Grandbridge Real Estate Capital arranged the $81 million sale of The Arlington at Naples, a 298-unit continuing care retirement community, to LCS. The campus is comprised 47 independent living homes, 128 independent living apartments, 42 assisted living units, 37 memory care units, and 44 skilled nursing units. The campus was opened in 2015 and is […]

ESI Closes California SNF Deal for $25M; Blueprint Advises Sale of Pennsylvania Nursing Home to Tryko Partners

Evans Senior Investments (ESI) arranged the sale of a 138-bed skilled nursing facility in Anaheim, Calif. for $25 million or $181,159 per bed. The buyer, an East Coast real estate holding company, structured the lease with a local owner/operator in the state, according to the real estate brokerage firm. Operating long-term care assets in today’s […]

Ensign Closes SNF Deals in 3 States; White Oak Executes $275M in Financings For 6 Transactions

The Ensign Group announced a series of SNF acquisitions and long-term leases earlier this month, including one facility in Arizona, two in South Carolina and six in Texas. Ensign acquired the operations of Oak Harbor Healthcare, a 132-bed skilled nursing facility located in Mount Pleasant, S.C. and Oak View Health and Rehabilitation, a 190-bed SNF […]

Blueprint Handles $42M SNF Deal; Helios Structures 7-Facility, $57.8M Portfolio Sale

Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors helped facilitate the $42 million sale of a 210-bed skilled nursing and long-term care facility in Pensacola, Fla. The deal amounted to $200,000 per bed and a 9.6% cap rate. Southern Oaks has rebounded to pre-pandemic occupancy of 91% with more than $4 million in annualized trailing EBITDAR — generating […]

Blueprint Facilitates Deal With Cascadia For Washington SNF; Walker & Dunlop Structures $57.2M Financing

Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors helped facilitate the sale of a 92-bed skilled nursing facility located in Colville, Wash. Pinewood Terrace was a “unique opportunity” for a regional owner/operator to purchase the facility for an “appealing price per bed with assumable attractive HUD financing,” according to a news release. Skilled nursing operator Cascadia Healthcare ultimately […]

Eduro Acquires 7 Texas SNFs; White Oak Structures Financing for 5 Nursing Homes

Utah-based skilled nursing company Eduro Healthcare recently acquired seven facilities in the San Antonio, Texas area, bringing the total count in the state to 15. Eduro first entered the Texas market in April 2021, and has seen success as operational and delivery of care changes are implemented, according to a news release. “Having worked in […]

Blueprint CEO: With Record Demand for SNFs, Definition of Stabilized Property Could Be Changing

With contributions from Alex Zorn and Jordyn Reiland Despite the challenges of the past two years, Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors managed to expand and diversify. Now the firm has reorganized its leadership ranks, admitted new partners and is eager to grow the practice as the senior housing and care industries move forward. That growth […]

Blueprint Sells Two SNFs for $51M; Oxford Finance Closes $66.9M Credit Facility

Blueprint completed a $51 million sale of two skilled nursing facilities in central and northeast Florida. The two facilities, totaling 300 beds, were sold to an operator looking to expand its presence in the state. The seller, a Florida-based owner operator, engaged Blueprint in November and required an off-market transaction that needed to be completed […]

CIBC Bank Closed 2 SNF Deals; Tryko Partners Adds New Jersey Nursing Home

CIBC Bank USA closed a $73.4 million acquisition loan for a four-home senior care portfolio in Pennsylvania and a $21 million cash-out refinance for a three-home portfolio in Nebraska last month. The Pennsylvania portfolio, which includes approximately 675 skilled nursing beds and 100 senior living units, received a five-year mortgage loan and a $6 million […]

Ziegler Closes $85.5M Deal; Greystone Gets Bridge Loan for SNF

Chicago-based specialty investment bank Ziegler announced this month it closed on $85,535,000 Series 2021 Bonds for a not-for-profit corporation with over 30 faith-based human service programs throughout New England. Part of the deal included Fair Havens, which owns and operates Quaboag Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center, which has a total of 147 skilled nursing beds; […]

NHC Dips into Hospice and Palliative Care, Diversifying Across Continuum

National Healthcare Corp. looks to further diversify its service lines within the care continuum, this month acquiring outstanding stakes in hospice and palliative care system Caris Healthcare for $38.95 million. NHC deals primarily in skilled nursing facilities, with its affiliates operating 75 SNFs, followed by 35 home health agencies, 28 hospice agencies, 24 assisted living […]

Aspen Skilled Healthcare gets $25M, Lument Closes $35.6M Loan for PA SNF

White Oak Healthcare Finances $25 Million for Aspen Skilled Healthcare White Oak Healthcare Finance LLC announced it funded a $25 million credit for Aspen Skilled Healthcare, Inc last week. White Oak will reportedly act as the sole lender and administrative agent of the asset-based senior credit facility and with the funds being used to finance […]

Ensign Grows in Utah with 120-Bed Pickup; Greystone’s $14M Kansas Play

The Ensign Group (Nasdaq: ENSG) on Thursday announced the acquisition of Bella Terra Cedar City, a 120-bed skilled nursing facility in Cedar City, Utah. The transfer, which includes both the real estate and operations, became effective January 1, and the terms of the deal were not disclosed. Milestone Healthcare, Ensign’s Utah-based portfolio subsidiary, will operate […]

Reliant’s $88M Portfolio Play; $28M HUD Loan for Illinois Facility

Reliant Named as Seller, Operator in $88M Griffin Deal Affiliates of Reliant Care Management Group sold a portfolio of eight skilled nursing facilities in Missouri to Griffin-American Healthcare REIT IV, Inc., and will stay on as operators going forward. Griffin-American first announced the $88.2 million deal in June, with the deal closing during the first week […]

Amid Opioid Epidemic, Drug Rehab Operators Eyeing SNF Properties

As millions of Americans grapple with opioid abuse disorders, skilled nursing facilities are attractive locations for drug treatment facilities. With more than 2 million people in the U.S. having a substance abuse disorder, according to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the demand for care is spiking. “There’s this huge need for additional […]

Skilled Nursing Transactions: Cascadia Now Largest Post-Acute Operator in Idaho

Cascadia Healthcare Becomes Largest Post-Acute Operator in Idaho Cascadia Healthcare announced several transactions that made the Eagle, Idaho-based post-acute health care company the largest such operator in the state. Cascadia of Nampa, a 99-bed transitional care facility in Nampa, Idaho, opened most recently. In addition, Cascadia expects to open a similar construction facility in Boise, Idaho, early next […]

Transactions: More Details on Skilled Nursing Operator’s Philly Exit

Mid-Atlantic Health, Philly’s Largest SNF Operator, Exits  The Timonium, Md.-based Mid-Atlantic Health Care made headlines last week when it exited the Philadelphia market, where it had previously been the largest provider of skilled nursing services. Now, the broker that helped negotiate the deal released a few extra details about the transaction. MIMA Healthcare of Lakewood, […]