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Senior Housing Delinquencies Decline in 2Q2021, and Other Lending Trends

By: Anne Standish  |  November 12, 2021

NIC Analytics recently released the 2Q2021 NIC Lending Trends report, a free report available now.  The quarterly report tracks over $86.9 billion in senior housing and nursing care loans including construction loans, mini-perm/bridge loans, and permanent loans from the third quarter of 2016 through the second quarter of 2021. The NIC Lending Trends Report helps to deliver on NIC’s mission to enable access and choice by further enhancing transparency of capital market trends in the senior housing and care sector.   Below are a few  key takeaways from the NIC Lending Trends Report for second quarter 2021. Access the full report on  

Business Environment  |  Ideas and Discussion  |  NIC Fall Conference  |  NIC conference  |  Seniors Housing

The 2021 NIC Fall Conference Was a Home Run in Houston

By: NIC  |  November 12, 2021

With over 2,400 registrations, the year’s most important senior housing and care conference proved yet again to be a ‘can’t-miss’ event for industry leaders. Despite a lingering pandemic, and strictly observed safety protocols, including required proof of vaccination, as well as hundreds of cancelled flights nationwide, ‘the NIC’ made a triumphant return to in-person networking and thought leadership. Attendees, nearly 70% of whom are in senior executive roles, were, for the first time in 20 months, able to convene to build relationships, make deals, and share the latest data and insights, in person and face-to-face.

Business Environment  |  Ideas and Discussion  |  Regulatory Environment

SBA Offers Financing Options:  A Conversation with Alex Cohen of Liberty SBF

By: NIC  |  November 02, 2021

Senior living providers and investors are familiar with the financing options from Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and HUD. Less well known are the government-subsidized loan programs for healthcare facilities through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Liberty SBF is a specialty finance company that offers SBA, conventional and bridge loans.  

Business Environment  |  Seniors Housing

Looking Forward and Looking Up: A Conversation with LTC’s Wendy Simpson

By: NIC  |  October 05, 2021

For the first time in a while, Wendy Simpson, chairman and CEO at LTC Properties, is looking forward to the next earnings call for the publicly traded REIT. Business is looking up at the Westlake Village, California-based company after a difficult year for the entire industry.