Feds blur nursing home ownership lines with new transparency rule: critics
Feb 14, 2023
Some nursing home owners and advocates on Monday criticized federal officials for lumping together private equity investors and healthcare-focused real estate investment trusts in its yearlong focus on...
ProMedica tackles ‘false’ portrayal of incoming operating partner for 147 sites
Dec 09, 2022
Criticism of a new Welltower skilled nursing operating partnership drove down the real estate investment trust’s stock price Wednesday, but current operator ProMedica said Thursday that a damning report...
Agemo sell-off shows Omega’s willingness to move on from troubled operators
Nov 04, 2022
Omega Healthcare Investors is giving less flexibility to its struggling operators as the pandemic and related staffing challenges wind on, limiting rent deferrals in favor of transitioning operators and...
Want to drive market value? Change strategy, financial experts advise
Sep 19, 2022
Valuing skilled nursing properties remains a widely varying challenge for lenders.
REIT tax benefits questioned as influence over nursing homes rises
Aug 03, 2022
Tax policies meant to benefit real estate investment trusts as “passive investors” in nursing homes should be reviewed with an eye toward their active operational influences, say economists...
Ensign completes REIT formation
Feb 11, 2022
The Ensign Group has officially established its new captive real estate investment trust, Standard Bearer Healthcare REIT, executives announced Thursday.
Invesque: Great progress but pandemic still creating ‘challenging operating environment’
Aug 14, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is still creating a “challenging operating environment” for operators under healthcare real estate investment trust Invesque, executives reported Thursday.
Ventas’ $2.6 billion bid will create healthcare REIT titan
Jul 01, 2014
Real estate investment trust giant Ventas took a huge step in bolstering its private-pay assets when it announced it would acquire American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust for $2.6 billion in cash and...
Ventas $2.6 billion acquisition will create largest healthcare REIT
Jun 03, 2014
Real estate investment trust giant Ventas took a huge step in bolstering its private-pay assets on Monday, when it announced it would acquire American Realty Capital (ARC) Healthcare Trust for $2.6 billion...
Healthcare REITs seek opportunity abroad
Dec 03, 2013
A number of REITs are acquiring foreign assets as a way to grow, further diversify their investments and expand their international presence and pipeline for new opportunities. While this trend is fairly...