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Senior housing interior design trends for 2021

Several factors driving design in the coming year Wellness, meaningful experiences and convenience are high on the list of what seniors want to see in their senior living facilities, and these desires appear to be driving the future of senior housing interior design. As we look forward to 2021, we’re seeing lots of exciting innovation…

5 reasons senior housing is (still) a good investment

Senior housing remains an attractive option in 2020 and beyond For investors in our region and beyond, senior housing remains an attractive investment option. And while many things may feel up in the air these days, there’s one thing that’s for sure: there will be a continued need for senior housing in the Upper Midwest,…

Senior housing construction in the plans?

Here’s how design-build boosts speed while keeping costs down When it’s time to select a team to build your senior housing project, did you know there is one simple choice that can change everything about your construction experience for the better? For many people, it’s an option that only recently appeared on their radar. But…

Mixed-use senior housing in a post-COVID-19 world

Market forces pushed mixed-use to the forefront; now it’s different Just six months ago, we saw a continued meteoric rise — going on a decade — in interest in mixed-use development among those in the senior housing development industry. But today, with COVID-19 at the forefront of our minds, that interest has changed dramatically. Mixed-use…

DBS Group to build new senior living facility in Eau Claire

The Beehive of Eau Claire has selected DBS Group to design and build a new, ground-up 14,000-square-foot senior living facility at 5059 Stonewood Drive in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. The new facility will include 20 units of senior living, along with associated therapy areas, support care work areas, full kitchen, dining room, living room areas and…

Is intergenerational student-senior housing the next big thing?

Mount Mary University Project in Milwaukee shows promise.

3 ways COVID-19 will change senior housing forever

Senior living experiences a reset in the midst of pandemic shifts.

Senior housing trend report indicates positive performance ahead

Investors are carefully watching the senior housing and care sector for indicators of what’s to come, particularly as we collectively navigate COVID-19 and economic ripples of the pandemic.

Senior suites pose another way to capture the middle market

When it comes to senior housing, senior suites build a bridge to the baby boomer market.

Three steps to manage scope creep on senior housing projects

Tips to save you time, money and headaches.