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Insights in Seniors Housing & Care

Market Trends  |  NIC Fall Conference  |  Seniors Housing

Investment Trends in Senior Living: A Conversation with Thought Leader Robb Chapin

By: NIC  |  September 21, 2021

Despite the challenges of the last 18 months, senior housing still offers investment opportunities. But market knowledge is key to success. Industry veteran Robb Chapin understands the dynamics of today’s market.

Market Trends  |  NIC MAP Vision  |  Seniors Housing

Seniors Housing Occupancy Continued to Improve In August Reporting Period

By: Omar Zahraoui  |  September 17, 2021

The path to recovery is never a straight line. While the Delta variant has changed the narrative once again and reportedly affected move-in rates in some seniors housing properties, overall occupancy and demand seem to be experiencing positive momentum.

COVID-19  |  Executive Survey Insights  |  Seniors Housing

Executive Survey Insights | Wave 32: August 9 to September 6, 2021

By: Lana Peck  |  September 16, 2021

 "The pace of move-ins has slowed as the COVID-19 delta variant spreads primarily among the unvaccinated. In Wave 32, about one-quarter of organizations with assisted living apartments and/or nursing care beds, and about one in five with memory care units reported a deceleration in the pace of move-ins across their portfolio of properties in the past 30-days. Nursing care occupancy has taken a jolt with nearly 40% of organizations indicating that occupancy declined.

Market Trends  |  Seniors Housing

Seniors Housing Investment Returns Remain Weak in Second Quarter 2021

By: Beth Mace  |  September 09, 2021

The total investment return for the seniors housing sector was a positive 0.54% in the second quarter of 2021. This marked the fourth consecutive quarterly gain after one quarter of negative returns in the second quarter of 2020 when total returns were negative 1.00%; that marked the first negative total return since 2012 and prior to that in 2009.