NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care


NEW: NIC MAP’s New Employment and Wage Data Report

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  June 21, 2017

I’m excited to tell you about new reports that have been launched on our NIC MAP® web client platform.  Called the NIC MAP Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment and Wage Reports, they aim to help our clients assess and benchmark local labor pools and wage rates.

Economic Trends  |  Regulatory Environment  |  Skilled Nursing

The Case for Small Reforms within Long-Term and Post-Acute Care

By: Liz Liberman  |  June 14, 2017

While major reforms of the Affordable Care Act, such as those proposed by the Trump administration and Republican leaders in Congress are sure to have an impact on the post-acute and long-term care industry--if passed--by dedicating all our attention to the big "what ifs", we may be ignoring the trees for the forest.

Senior Housing

Seniors Housing Returns Moderate, but Continue to Outpace Broader Property Index

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  June 09, 2017

Investment returns for seniors housing historically have outpaced the overall NCREIF (National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries) Property Index (NPI), a property-level index that tracks investment return performance for commercial real estate. But while seniors housing returns outperformed the NPI in the first quarter of 2017, the total annual return for this sector has been slowly trending down since mid-2014.

Economic Trends  |  Regulatory Environment  |  Skilled Nursing

NIC Skilled Nursing Data: Key Takeaways from the First-Quarter 2017 Report

By: Bill Kauffman  |  June 08, 2017

NIC has just released its first quarter 2017 Skilled Nursing Data Report, which includes key monthly data points from April 2012 through March 2017.