NEWSLETTERS

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Unraveling the Comprehensive Senior Living & Services Model

Monday, July 9, 2018
We know that today’s consumer has more choices than ever for seniors housing and/or care options. Many senior living providers have diversified and provide both a combination of residential options for older adults, as well as home-based services...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Continuing Care at Home Programs Still Evolving

Monday, June 25, 2018
The recent announcement by The Kendal Corporation to expand its Kendal at Home platform to each of its Life Plan Community locations demonstrates that the Continuing Care at Home (CCaH) model continues to grow and evolve. This model, initially lab...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Ziegler's Recommended Reading List: Second Quarter 2018

Monday, June 18, 2018
Each quarter Ziegler provides a list of white papers, reports and recently released articles that providers add to their recommended reading list. These publications are often worthwhile to pass along to your leadership team and your board to stay...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Household Muni Ownership Continues Its Decline

Monday, June 11, 2018
According to the Federal Reserve, direct retail investment in municipal securities has declined by $500 billion since 2010 – dropping from $2.07 trillion to $1.57 trillion. During this same period, total municipal securities outstanding has remain...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Not-for-Profit Sponsorship Transition Update: Q2 2018

Monday, May 28, 2018
Every few months, Ziegler provides a status update on sponsorship transition activity in the not-for-profit senior living sector. We ended 2017 with roughly 60 not-for-profit transactions, similar to previous years. While the total number of marke...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: A Profile of Today's Life Plan Communities

Monday, May 21, 2018
At Ziegler we often get inquiries regarding Life Plan Communities (“LPCs”) (aka Continuing Care Retirement Communities; CCRCs) and their overall composition of units, the states where they are most heavily concentrated, etc. This issue of Z-News g...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: Diversity in the Senior Living Workplace

Monday, May 14, 2018
A recent Argentum report on the senior living workforce trends, along with an article this week from Senior Housing News, served as inspiration for this week’s Z-News on diversity. While this topic has long been the focus of conversation in the se...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The Viability of Skilled Nursing in the Continuum of Tomorrow

Monday, May 7, 2018
Ziegler has devoted previous issues of Z-News to the topic of skilled nursing and in particular, the post-acute skilled nursing sector. Given the ever-changing skilled care marketplace and increased pressures being felt by providers, it is worth a...

Z-News | Charter School Finance: Black Clouds for Big Retail May Have Silver Lining for Schools

Thursday, May 3, 2018
A growing charter school seeking a facility may look for real estate that formerly housed a large retail operation. As department stores, in particular, appear to be losing favor with American shoppers, it’s natural to wonder whether more, afforda...

Z-News | Senior Living Finance: The 20th Annual Ziegler LeadingAge National CFO Workshop: Part II

Monday, April 30, 2018
Last week, more than 200 Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) and industry finance professionals gathered for the 20th annual Ziegler LeadingAge National Senior Living CFO Workshop. Ziegler staff, LeadingAge staff, and roughly 20 CFOs formed a Steering...