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CA Senior Living breaks ground on 2 communities in Arizona

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

CA Senior Living LLC, the senior housing investment and development division of Chicago-based CA Ventures, announced it has broken ground on two senior living communities in Arizona: a 101-unit development in Oro Valley, a north suburb of Tucson, and a 115-unit community in Gilbert, a southeast suburb of Phoenix. Seattle-based Living Care Lifestyles will operate… Read More →

The Weitz Company completes construction of Savanna House

The Weitz Company
by in AZRE Magazine | Senior Living

Construction on a 119,000-square-foot assisted living and memory care facility, Savanna House, in Gilbert was completed by The Weitz Company in late March. The upscale facility offers three memory care neighborhoods. Each area caters to residents who are living with different stages of Alzheimer’s and dementia. The assisted living portion of the community will offer residents… Read More →

Construction starts on $107.652M Sagewood expansion

Sagewood
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Senior Living

Construction is underway for a $107.652 million expansion at the resort-like senior living community, Sagewood, near the Musical Instrument Museum at 4555 E. Mayo Blvd., in Phoenix. The expansion will add 24 estate homes, an additional assisted living facility, and an event center to the community while doubling parking, according to Stewart Ingram, executive director of… Read More →

Putting the living back in senior living

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by in AZRE Magazine | Senior Living

Whether it’s a 92-year-old flying in a glider plane for the first time or built-in movie theaters and Starbucks, today’s senior living communities are putting the living back in senior living. Many of the same features showcased at the latest luxury multifamily developments like resort-style pools, spas, upgraded common areas and things to do can… Read More →

Fellowship Square will begin construction in Surprise in November

Fellowship Square
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Senior Living

Construction for Fellowship Square Surprise, located at 16477 W. Bell Rd. will begin on November 15, 2016. It is expected to open in February 2018. The fully gated facility will have 313 apartment homes on 14-acres, with 255 of the apartments set for independent living, 42 apartments for assisted living and 16 suites for memory care.… Read More →

The Weitz Company finishes 2 buildings at The Colonnade

The Weitz Company

The Weitz Company completed construction on two, four-story independent living villas for Sun Health’s The Colonnade senior living community, according a spokesperson, Tuesday. Buildings five and six within The Colonnade were recently finished. The two buildings include 36-units condo-style homes with high-end finishes along with a courtyard and more. The Colonnade is one type of… Read More →

Fellowship Square in Surprise breaks ground

Fellowship Square Surprise broke ground Wednesday on its newest senior housing community. The project, Fellowship Square Surprise, will be built at 16477 W. Bell Rd., and 16640 N. Sarival Rd., in Surprise. The senior living facility will consist of two buildings on 14.6 acres,  with 313 studio, one and two bedroom residences, including 255 independent living units,… Read More →

Sagewood completes $13.2M expansion

Sagewood

Sagewood, a Scottsdale senior living community, has completed the expansion of its on-site, Acacia Health Center, according to Sagewood’s Executive Director Stewart Ingram. Doubling in size, the $13.2 million expansion includes another 36,300 square-feet to Acacia Health Center at Sagewood. Sixty beds have been added to the health center including a new 20-bed memory care neighborhood… Read More →

The Weitz Company finishes senior living community

Weitz Company

The downtown Mesa age-restricted senior living community, Encore on First West, has officially been completed, according to a Wednesday announcement by The Weitz Company. Encore on West First is a 44,000 square-foot, 4-story building, 44 unit complex that was built with accommodations for a future solar panel system on the roof. The community is a… Read More →

After waiting since downturn, developers start construction

Senior living
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Senior Living

Since 2005, developers have been sitting on land at the southwest corner of Olive and 107th Avenues in Peoria, waiting for the right time to move forward with the right project. Tuesday, Chicago-based general contractor Lamp Incorporated announced that the time is now. The lot will be the site of The Mission at Agua Fria—a… Read More →

Foundation for Senior Living hires HR director

Swanky Seniors - Sagewood, AZRE Magazine May/June 2012

The Foundation for Senior Living (FSL) is pleased to announce Patricia Cordova has joined the organization as Human Resources Director. Cordova as nearly 30 years of experience in non-profit and human resources.  She is a graduate of the Hispanic Leadership Institute–West, a leadership development program involving top business and policy authorities to prepare Hispanics for increased participation… Read More →

Mainstreet Health starts construction on post-acute property

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Medical

Construction on Phoenix’s latest post-acute development is now underway. Mainstreet and Mainstreet Health, the operating company of Mainstreet, broke ground in mid-February. This will be the first project Mainstreet Health will operate for Mainstreet. The property, located at 3000 N. 91st Ave. in Phoenix, boasts 94 private beds, 67,697 square feet and will provide post-acute care (short-stay rehabilitation… Read More →

Chandler memory facility plans move forward

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by in AZRE Magazine | Senior Living

The Chandler City Council approved the re-zoning for the future location of a memory care facility in Chandler near Arizona Avenue and Queen Creek Road. A 36,377 square-foot single-story care facility, Parkland Memory Care will be built on the 4.5 acre site along with two medical office buildings. Oregon-based Lenity Architecture designed the building, along… Read More →

Foundation for Senior living received $750k grant

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The Foundation for Senior Living received a $750,000 grant over a three-year period from the Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust, which will fund a new program called Care by Design. Care by Design is an individualized, coordinated care program aimed at helping senior adults. “We are thrilled to be receiving funding from Virginia G. Piper… Read More →