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How to Manage Paying for Retirement Housing – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
How to Manage Paying for Retirement Housing
Wall Street Journal
Seniors who want to want to move out of their existing homes to communities with more services have several options—but they can be pricey. The average monthly rent for independent living—for relatively healthy seniors who want some support such as …

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Take this key step to strengthen your retirement savings in 2019 – CNBC


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Take this key step to strengthen your retirement savings in 2019
CNBC
If you blow off your statements, you run the risk of missing suspicious account activity, said Marina Edwards, a senior retirement consultant at Willis Towers Watson. Six of her clients have had this experience. Hackers have been scraping up personal

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How Front Porch Created a Culture of Innovation in a Senior Living Business – Senior Housing News


Senior Housing News
How Front Porch Created a Culture of Innovation in a Senior Living Business
Senior Housing News
Technology and innovation are double-edged swords in the senior living industry. Adopt something new too quickly, and you could be left holding the pieces if it fails. On the other hand, those who are too slow to embrace new ways of doing things could

Covenant Retirement Communities Rebrands as Covenant Living – Senior Housing News

Covenant Retirement Communities Rebrands as Covenant Living
Senior Housing News
One of the largest senior housing non-profits in the U.S. will soon have a new name and logo. Covenant Retirement Communities is set to change its name to “Covenant Living Communities and Services” in 2019, according to an announcement sent Tuesday.

Teamwork helps senior living operators face Hurricane Florence – McKnight’s Senior Living


McKnight’s Senior Living
Teamwork helps senior living operators face Hurricane Florence
McKnight’s Senior Living
Senior living operators were preparing for the worst on Tuesday as the National Hurricane Center said that Hurricane Florence, currently a Category 4 hurricane, was expected to approach the coast of North Carolina or South Carolina on Thursday and Friday.

Midwest Senior Living to cease management of Thiensville retirement community – BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)


BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)
Midwest Senior Living to cease management of Thiensville retirement community
BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)
Madison-based Midwest Senior Living, LLC, which operates independent and assisted living communities in Wisconsin and Illinois, said in a letter to state officials that a new management company will take over operations of the facility at 205 Green Bay …

Movers & Shakers: Benchmark Senior Living, Primrose Retirement Communities – Senior Housing News


Senior Housing News
Movers & Shakers: Benchmark Senior Living, Primrose Retirement Communities
Senior Housing News
Benchmark Names Executive Director for Massachusetts Community. Benchmark Senior Living recently appointed Adam Manchester as the campus executive director of New Pond Village, a senior living community in Walpole, Massachusetts. In his new role, …

Movers & Shakers: SmartStop, Commonwealth Senior Living – Senior Housing News


Senior Housing News
Movers & Shakers: SmartStop, Commonwealth Senior Living
Senior Housing News
Harrington, who spent the last 17 years in the senior living industry, has worked in various management roles throughout his career. Most recently, he worked as district director of operations and oversaw nine senior housing communities in the Chicago

Sienna Senior Living: Declining Occupancy Ratio In Its Retirement Portfolio Is Not A Concern – Seeking Alpha

Sienna Senior Living: Declining Occupancy Ratio In Its Retirement Portfolio Is Not A Concern
Seeking Alpha
Sienna Senior Living's occupancy ratio in its retirement residence portfolio declined for 6 quarters in a row. Demand for senior housing is expected to exceed supply in the next decade. The decline in Sienna's occupancy ratio was mostly due to Sienna's

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People in the news, Aug. 7 – McKnight’s Senior Living


McKnight’s Senior Living
People in the news, Aug. 7
McKnight’s Senior Living
Whitney Lane named vice president of clinical operations at Watercrest Senior Living Group. Whitney Lane has been named vice president of clinical operations at Watercrest Senior Living Group. In her new role, she will lead the clinical teams of all

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