NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Ideas and Discussion  |  Market Trends  |  Seniors Housing  |  Skilled Nursing

Lisa Marsh Ryerson Previews Her NIC Talk: Imagining the New Old Age

By: NIC  |  October 10, 2018

For the 2018 NIC Fall Conference, the highly popular NIC Talks program returns with eight fresh speakers from beyond the seniors housing and care sector. As in previous years, the TED-style talks are designed to be insightful, highly relevant, and thought provoking – all in 12 minutes. This year’s speakers represent a wide range of talents and experience, all engaged in answering the question, “How am I changing the future of aging?”

Economic Trends  |  Workforce

September Jobless Rate Falls to Lowest Level Since 1969

By: Beth Burnham Mace  |  October 05, 2018

The Labor Department reported that there were 134,000 jobs created in the U.S. economy in September, well below the consensus expectation of 180,000.  However, revisions added 87,000 to the prior two months as August was revised to 270,000 from 201,000 and July to 165,000 from 147,000. The September figure may have been negatively affected by Hurricane Florence. Payrolls have averaged 190,000 per month for the last three months, up from 182,000 last year.

Economic Trends

Peer-to-Peer Salons: Facilitated Discussion to Engage, Enlighten and Inform

By: Jessica Pearce  |  October 03, 2018

This year at the 2018 NIC Fall Conference, we will be introducing Peer-to-Peer Salons as one of our newly enhanced educational program opportunities.  The Peer-to-Peer Salons provide a forum for an exchange of ideas across various perspectives from fellow industry professionals.  Salon participants will engage in discussions to gain new insights and better understanding from their peers on issues that the industry faces today or possibly in the future.

Economic Trends  |  Market Trends  |  Seniors Housing  |  Workforce

Rent Discounts Continue as In-Place Rate Growth Accelerates

By: NIC  |  September 26, 2018

The NIC MAP Data Service recently released national benchmark data through mid-year 2018 for actual rates and leasing velocity.  Key takeaways include: