Taylor Pickett

Omega purchases Aviv REIT for $3 billion

Omega purchases Aviv REIT for $3 billion

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Omega Healthcare Investors is poised to own nearly 875 skilled nursing properties across 41 states, following its merger with Aviv REIT in a $3 billion deal announced Friday. The combination of the powerhouse REITs is just the latest mega-deal in the long-term care sector, and it signals further consolidation is coming.