December 30, 2021

Low Level of Skilled Nursing Occ...

“In many parts of the country the occupancy challenge is not a demand issue, but a labor supply issue” - Bill Kauffman NIC MAP® Data...

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December 28, 2021

Amid Uncertainty, Debt Is Availa...

Though rising inflation and a new COVID variant may cloud the recovery, the right borrowers have a variety of financing options. Traditional lenders are cautiously...

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December 22, 2021

3Q2021 NIC Analytics Demand Puls...

This blog features the NIC Analytics Demand Pulse Metric (DPM) for third quarter 2021 (3Q2021), a measure that examines senior housing demand (occupied units) for...

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December 17, 2021

Recovery in Senior Housing Deman...

Since the start of the pandemic, senior housing properties have all experienced wide-ranging pandemic-related challenges, but the depth of the demand contraction has differed across...

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December 16, 2021

Executive Survey Insights Wave 3...

In the Wave 35 survey, nearly half of organizations with multiple properties (45%) reported staff shortages in all their properties—up from roughly one-third (30%) in...

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December 2, 2021

Monthly NIC Intra-Quarterly Snap...

In spring 2020, responding to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, NIC launched numerous initiatives to help senior living leaders understand and improve their responses to the crisis. Given the pace of change impacting...

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November 23, 2021

Identifying Trends in CMS Skille...

The primary tool CMS has for enforcing care standards at skilled nursing properties are civil monetary penalties (CMPs), which are essentially fines for facilities found...

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November 18, 2021

Executive Survey Insights | Wave...

NIC’s Executive Survey of operators in senior housing and skilled nursing is designed to deliver transparency into market fundamentals in the senior housing and care...

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November 12, 2021

The 2021 NIC Fall Conference Was...

With over 2,400 registrations, the year’s most important senior housing and care conference proved yet again to be a ‘can’t-miss’ event for industry leaders. Despite...

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November 12, 2021

Senior Housing Delinquencies Dec...

NIC Analytics recently released the 2Q2021 NIC Lending Trends report, a free report available now. The quarterly report tracks over $86.9 billion in senior housing...

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November 5, 2021

CCRC Care Segment Performance 3Q...

The following analysis examines current conditions and year-over-year changes in inventory, occupancy, and same-store asking rent growth—by care segments within CCRCs (CCRC segments) compared to...

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October 27, 2021

5 Key Takeaways from NIC MAP 3r...

NIC MAP Vision clients, with access to NIC MAP® data, attended a webinar in mid-October on key seniors housing data trends during the third quarter...

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October 13, 2021

NIC MAP Vision Partners with Tre...

NIC MAP Vision, a leading provider of senior housing data and analytics, has partnered with financial analytics leader Trepp to democratize the senior housing industry’s...

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September 17, 2021

Seniors Housing Occupancy Contin...

The path to recovery is never a straight line. While the Delta variant has changed the narrative once again and reportedly affected move-in rates in...

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July 30, 2021

Seniors Housing Occupancy Shows ...

The recently released NIC MAP® Data, powered by NIC MAP Vision, show that the seniors housing occupancy rate remained unchanged for the aggregated 31 NIC...

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July 28, 2021

CCRC Care Segment Performance 2Q...

The following analysis examines current conditions and year-over-year changes in inventory, occupancy, and same-store asking rent growth—by care segments within CCRCs (CCRC segments) compared to...

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July 28, 2021

Five Key Takeaways from the NIC ...

NIC MAP Vision clients, with access to NIC MAP® Data, attended a webinar in mid-July on key seniors housing data trends during the second quarter...

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June 22, 2021

Length of Stay and the Importanc...

NIC’s recent acquisition of VisionLTC and the creation of NIC MAP Vision integrates the market-leading NIC MAP® Data Service with VisionLTC’s best-in-class data for investors,...

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June 10, 2021

Cautious Optimism: Occupancy Rat...

While it is still early to say if the seniors housing and care market is showing strong and durable signs of a recovery, several indicators...

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May 21, 2021

CCRC Care Segment Performance Tr...

The following analysis examines current conditions and year-over-year changes in inventory, occupancy, and same-store asking rent growth—by care segments within CCRCs (CCRC segments) compared to...

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April 29, 2021

Seniors Housing Market Fundament...

NIC MAP Vision clients with access to NIC MAP® Data attended a webinar in mid-April on key seniors housing data trends during the first quarter...

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April 16, 2021

NIC MAP Vision Expands Ability t...

NIC MAP Vision integrates the market-leading NIC MAP® Data Service with VisionLTC’s best-in-class data for investors, owners, and operators to provide significantly deeper and broader...

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March 31, 2021

Did Seniors Housing Occupancy De...

A lot of attention has been paid to the occupancy challenges that seniors housing operators have faced since the COVID-19 pandemic began in early 2020....

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March 17, 2021

Is the “70/30 Rule of Thumb” in ...

In absence of local data, feasibility analysts use the so called “70/30” rule, where 70% of a PMA’s potential residents come from within the PMA...

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March 11, 2021

NIC Acquires VisionLTC To Create...

NIC MAP Vision brings senior housing and care data needed by investors, operators and others together under one brand.

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March 10, 2021

Skilled Nursing Occupancy Hits L...

NIC MAP® Data Service released its latest Skilled Nursing Monthly Report on March 4, 2021, which includes key monthly data points from January 2012 through...

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March 9, 2021

4Q2020 NIC MAP Seniors Housing A...

The NIC MAP® Data Service recently released national monthly data through December 2020 for actual rates and leasing velocity. In this release, NIC also provided data on three...

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February 3, 2021

4Q 2020 CCRC Care Segment Perfor...

As the leading data provider for the seniors housing and care sector, NIC MAP Data, powered by NIC MAP Vision tracks occupancy, asking rents, demand,...

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February 2, 2021

Deal-Making Likely to Strengthen...

It may take a while before the transaction process itself returns to normal.

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October 29, 2020

The Ongoing Impact of COVID-19: ...

NIC MAP® Data Service clients attended a webinar in mid-October on key seniors housing data trends during the third quarter of 2020. Findings reflected the...

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July 31, 2020

The Impact of COVID-19: Five Ke...

NIC MAP® Data Service clients attended a webinar in mid-July on the key seniors housing and nursing care data trends during the second quarter of...

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July 21, 2020

Top 20 Markets Ranked by Average...

Given the significant gap between the average cost of senior housing and the average income of 75+ households, many seniors use a combination of income...

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June 23, 2020

How Do Regulations Affect COVID-...

VisionLTC has analyzed the spread of COVID-19 through Senior Housing communities in the US, using a mix of data and found that the infection rate...

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June 17, 2020

1Q2020 Seniors Housing Actual Ra...

The NIC MAP® Data Service recently released national monthly data through March 2020 for actual rates and leasing velocity. In this release, NIC also provided...

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May 26, 2020

NIC MAP Releases the First Intra...

The COVID-19 pandemic has created an urgency for insights on data and trends in the seniors housing and care sector. NIC has long held that...

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May 1, 2020

Five Key Takeaways from NIC’s Fi...

NIC MAP® Data Service clients attended a webinar in mid-April on the key seniors housing data trends during the first quarter of 2020. Key takeaways...

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February 21, 2020

Got Actual Rates Data?

Scott Brinker, president and chief investment officer of Healthpeak, the nation’s third largest healthcare REIT, recently expressed frustration with the limitations of seniors housing data,...

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February 20, 2020

Top 20 Most Challenging and Leas...

VisionLTC recently conducted a nationwide analysis to determine the top 20 most challenging and least challenging Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs or “markets”) for senior housing...

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January 22, 2020

Five Key Takeaways from NIC’s Fo...

NIC MAP® Data Service clients attended a webinar in mid-January on the key seniors housing data trends during the fourth quarter of 2019. Key takeaways...

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December 2, 2019

Resident Origin & Migration...

Understanding resident origin and migration trends is important for lenders, operators, developers, and other parties involved in the business of senior housing. It is also...

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November 25, 2019

Why 85+ is the New 75+ for Senio...

It’s critical to track and analyze accurate demand-growth data to identify high-potential markets and capture unmet demand. Coupled with the rising age of entry into...

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September 4, 2019

Why Senior Housing should care a...

If you are limiting your marketing to seniors themselves, then you are missing an opportunity to connect with a highly influential audience. Adult children are...

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July 29, 2019

Prioritizing Marketing Outreach:...

One of senior housing marketers biggest challenges is lead generation, so we put together some tips for engaging with and cultivating referral sources for lead...

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February 13, 2018

Lead Generation In Senior Housing

Resident turnover is skyrocketing as a result of increasing acuity, so is the cost of replacing a resident, especially with referral sources like A Place...

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January 25, 2018

First-of-Its-Kind Referral Sourc...

Growing resident turnover and cost of resident acquisition are putting pressure on the profitability of senior housing operators.  With up to 70%+ of senior housing...

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August 28, 2017

A Way to Pay: The Importance of ...

Examining trends in median home values is a key factor when assessing whether, and to what extent, seniors will be able to pay for senior...

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July 14, 2017

Beyond National Averages: Using ...

Record breaking inventory growth is driving assisted living occupancy to lows not seen since the tail end of the Great Recession. Yet not evenly.

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