NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Business Environment  |  Seniors Housing

Financing Market Faces Headwinds, Rides Tailwinds

By: NIC  |  May 11, 2022

2022 NIC Spring Conference Session: “Debt & Equity Trends in Senior Living.” With the Federal Reserve taking aggressive steps to curb inflation by raising interest rates through several hikes, senior living stakeholders are sizing up the possibilities of a slowing economy and higher debt costs. The labor shortage is another big concern.

Business Environment  |  COVID-19  |  Executive Survey Insights  |  Market Trends

Executive Survey Insights | Wave 40: April 4 to May 1, 2022

By: Lana Peck  |  May 05, 2022

In a new question in the Wave 40 survey, respondents were asked whether they planned to increase, decrease, or not change their current care offering unit mix. Significantly, one-half of organizations expect to increase the independent living care segment over the next 12-months. On the flip side, one out of five respondents (21%) expect to decrease the nursing care segment. Regarding the current share of all full-time open positions across respondent organizations, in the Wave 40 survey, one-quarter have more than 20% of positions currently unfilled.

Business Environment  |  Ideas and Discussion  |  NIC Spring Conference

“Terrific Environment” for Senior Housing and Care Investment

By: NIC  |  April 21, 2022

The educational programming topics at the recent 2022 NIC Spring Conference focused on the theme “A New Day” for the senior housing and care industry. Read below the opening remarks by Kurt Read, Chair of Board of Directors, NIC, and Principal, RSF Partners, in which he offered a glimpse into the new day, with opportunities awaiting in the sector.    

Business Environment  |  Economic Trends  |  Ideas and Discussion  |  Market Trends  |  NIC Spring Conference

5 Ideas for Building Back Occupancy in Senior Housing

By: NIC  |  April 14, 2022

Experts weigh in at 2022 NIC Spring Conference. Rebuilding occupancy is a top priority for the senior living industry. But the old roadmaps to success don’t necessarily apply in the wake of the pandemic and quickly changing market conditions. The labor shortage and shifting consumer preferences only make the task to fill units that much harder.

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