NIC Notes

Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Market Trends  |  Skilled Nursing  |  medicaid  |  medicare  |  occupancy

Skilled Nursing Occupancy Increased but Still at Low Levels

By: Bill Kauffman  |  May 04, 2023

NIC MAP Vision released its latest Skilled Nursing Monthly Report on May 4, 2023.  The report includes key monthly data points from January 2012 through February 2023.   

Ideas and Discussion  |  Market Trends  |  NIC MAP Vision  |  NIC Spring Conference

Data Town Hall Gives Voice to Stakeholders

By: NIC  |  April 28, 2023

New ways to advance transparency discussed at 2023 NIC Spring Conference.  Robust data and transparency continue to fuel the growth of the senior housing and care industry. Stakeholders rely on solid information to make big decisions. No one can afford guesswork.  

Economic Trends  |  Market Trends  |  NIC Leadership Huddle  |  Senior Housing

Facing New Realities:  Higher Rates and Greater Borrower Scrutiny

By: Beth Mace  |  April 26, 2023

It’s now been a little over a year since the Federal Reserve began to increase interest rates to slow the pace of inflation and the rate of economic growth. The increase in rates has been large, and it has been fast. Short-term interest rates have gone from virtually 0% in March 2022 to 4.75% today, the most significant tightening in monetary policy since the 1980s, when then-Fed Chair Paul Volcker also increased rates to combat inflation and slow economic growth.

CCRC  |  Market Trends  |  occupancy

CCRC Performance 4Q 2022: Lessons for Success

By: Omar Zahraoui  |  March 23, 2023

The following analysis examines occupancy and year-over-year changes in inventory, and same-store asking rent growth—by care segment—within not-for-profit CCRCs and for-profit CCRCs in the 99 combined NIC MAP Primary and Secondary Markets. The analysis also explores occupancy by payment type (entrance fee CCRCs vs. rental CCRCs) as well as regional occupancy rates by profit status (not-for-profit CCRCs vs. for-profit CCRCs) during the fourth quarter of 2022.