Z-News | Senior Living Finance: 2020 Ziegler Finance + Strategy Conference: Going Virtual!

Tuesday, September 22, 2020
This week, Ziegler will launch the 23rd Annual Ziegler Senior Living Finance + Strategy Conference, beginning on Wednesday the 23rd and wrapping up on Friday the 25th. While the platform is virtual this year, the quality of the speakers, education...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler CFO Hotline: COVID-19 Impact #3

Thursday, September 10, 2020
This week, Ziegler released its fourth Ziegler CFO Hotline report related to the impacts of COVID-19. The survey asked provider organizations about topics such as occupancy figures, employee turnover, and current sales and marketing tactics in the...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: A Preview of the 2020 Ziegler LeadingAge 200 Rankings

Friday, September 4, 2020
In the next several weeks, Ziegler and LeadingAge will release the 17th Edition of the LeadingAge Ziegler 200 (LZ 200) publication. The report details the nation’s 200 largest not-for-profit senior living providers, as well as relevant business tr...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler’s Recommended Reading List - Q3 2020

Friday, August 28, 2020
hat is generally a quarterly Z-News article, the Ziegler Recommended Reading was skipped over during the second quarter given all of the needed attention on topics related to COVID-19. While we remain focused on prevention, mitigation and treatmen...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The Senior Living Insurance Market

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Given the volume of requests, as well as the escalating premiums and carrier requirements, we devoted an issue of Z-News to this topic. We consulted with our partners at Johnson Kendall Johnson (JKJ) to hear their insights and share recommendatio...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: MMD Hits All-Time Lows

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
For the second time during the pandemic, we have hit all-time lows in the history of 30-Year ‘AAA’ rated MMD (Municipal Market Data). The current 1.27% compares to a 3.87% average across the past 20 years. These rates translate into potentially fa...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The Green House Model: COVID-19 Outcomes

Thursday, July 30, 2020
In this issue of Z-News, we wanted to feature a popular nursing home model that originated nearly 20 years ago, The Green House model, and discuss its standing in the midst of COVID-19 and beyond.

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler Best Practices for COVID-19 Disclosure to Lenders

Thursday, July 16, 2020
The Ziegler Credit Surveillance and Analytics team created a new resource for borrowers which outlines specific recommendations related to disclosure of COVID-19 specific events. A highlight of the key concepts is included in this issue of Z-News,...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler CFO HotlineSM Survey Results: COVID-19 Impact #2

Friday, July 10, 2020
Between June 29 and July 7, a Ziegler CFO Hotline poll was conducted on the impact of COVID-19. This was the second subsequent survey to focus on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This week's z-News covers the results of this survey.

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler Brings First Deals to the Market Since COVID-19 Onset

Friday, June 26, 2020
Ziegler demonstrated its market leadership with the successful pricing of two fixed-rate deals for not-for-profit senior living providers, the first since the onset of COVID-19. In addition to playing a role with opening up the senior living fixed...