Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The 23rd Annual Ziegler LeadingAge National Senior Living CFO Virtual Workshop

Thursday, April 8, 2021
In two weeks (April 21-23), nearly 300 Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) and industry finance professionals will gather virtually for the 23rd Annual Ziegler LeadingAge National Senior Living CFO Workshop. Ziegler, LeadingAge, and more than 20 CFOs...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler Recommended Reading List: Q1 2021

Wednesday, March 31, 2021
There is no better way to round out the end of the first quarter than to release the Q1 2021 Recommended Reading list. This quarter’s listing includes, among other topics, resources devoted to the skilled nursing marketplace; strategic planning; d...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler Updates COVID-19 Disclosure Recommendations

Thursday, March 25, 2021
This week, Ziegler released an update its COVID-19 Disclosure Recommendations disclosure document, which reflects the current environment one-year into the pandemic. Ziegler encourages efficient, proactive disclosure whereby borrowers provide data...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler CFO Hotline Results: COVID-19: One Year Later

Thursday, March 18, 2021
Ziegler recently conducted a CFO Hotline poll, which gathered feedback on topics related to the impact of COVID-19 as well as moving beyond the pandemic. This survey was entitled, “COVID-19: One Year Later” as several questions were also asked of...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Not-for-Profit Senior Living Borrower Ratings

Friday, March 12, 2021
There are a total of 158 organizations with fixed-rate rated debt, with about 20% of Life Plan Communities rated. As in this week’s Z-News, the BBB rating category is the most common in not-for-profit senior living and care. The “A” category ratin...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Kicking Off Women’s History Month

Thursday, March 4, 2021
March is officially recognized as “Women’s History Month” and we thought it would be an appropriate time to devote an issue of Ziegler Z-News to the topic of women in our senior living & care sector.

The Nation’s Largest Not-for-Profit Providers of Affordable Housing & Market-Rate Communities for Older Adults

Thursday, February 25, 2021
As part of the LeadingAge Ziegler 200 publication, rankings are provided for the largest not-for-profit providers across a number of categories, from multi-site market-rate providers to affordable housing to the largest single-site providers. This...

Growth of the Chief Strategy & Business Development Officer Role

Thursday, February 18, 2021
As part of the LeadingeAge Ziegler 200, Ziegler gathers information on specialty positions being added by the largest not-for-profit senior living providers. A role that has grown is that of the Chief Strategy/Chief Business Development Officer. Z...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler CFO Hotline: Technology Spending

Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Ziegler released its most recent Ziegler CFO Hotline report, focused on Technology Spending among senior-living and care providers. The survey garnered feedback on spending form the past year as well as projected spending for the year ahead.

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: An Analysis of 4th Quarter 2020 Life Plan Community Occupancy

Wednesday, February 3, 2021
In partnership with NIC, we have been reporting on occupancy figures specific to the not-for-profit senior living & care sector with additional breakouts for Life Plan Communities. In this article, NIC data is analyzed for the fourth quarter of 2020.