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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

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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

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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 →

Weitz Company named contractor for Hacienda at the River

The Freshwater Group

The Weitz Company announced its selection to build the Hacienda at the River project for Watermark Retirement Communities, Inc. along with The Freshwater Group of Tucson. The project will include a 70,000-square foot, two-story health care center offering short term, long term and hospice care. Also included are 62 residences, offering assisted living and memory care,… Read More →

Construction on Sagewood Senior Living Casitas Begin Due to Market Demand

Sagewood Casita Patio, WEB

Strong community sales and a recovering housing market has spurred the second phase of casitas now under construction at Sagewood, a Life Care Services community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services for senior living. The detached casitas range from 2,173 to 2,326 SF for a two bedroom, den and two-and-a-half bath design offering a… Read More →

DMB Associates Unveils Vision for Verrado’s 'Next Generation Community'

Victory at Verrado

DMB Associates broke ground today on “Victory,” totaling approximately 1,200 acres, representing the next generation of communities for people 55+ years and better. “We’ve created a neighborhood in our thriving small town community of Verrado where people can explore the life they have waited to live for at least 55 years,” said Charley Freericks, president of… Read More →

Healthcare And Senior Living Development & Investment Strategies

Healthcare & Senior Housing
by in Business News | Events | Networking | Seminars

Urban Land Institute Arizona – Executive Roundtable June 20 2:30 p.m. Registration 3:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Program 5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Networking Reception Westin Kierland Resort, Herberger Ballroom 6902 East Greenway Parkway Scottsdale, AZ 85254 Self-Parking available Join us for an intimate conversation with industry leaders regarding the signs of continued activity in… Read More →

Vi marks 25 years as leader in senior living

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by in Business News | Healthcare

Vi – the developer, owner and operator of older adult living communities – is celebrating its 25th anniversary in August. Today, Vi operates 10 continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) nationwide, including Vi at Silverstone and Vi at Grayhawk in Scottsdale. “We are extremely proud of the accomplishments we have achieved during the past 25 years,”… Read More →