Archive for May, 2014

Greystone Hosts Business Office Managers for Conference

Business office managers representing 13 of Greystone’s management clients gathered in Irving last month for Greystone’s Business Office Conference. During this two-day event, attendees discussed health care, procurement, cost reports, Medicare, resident contracts, transitioning through the continuum, entrance fee refunds, financial analysis and more. See photos in the gallery below.

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Construction Begins at East Ridge at Cutler Bay

New aerials photos show the beginning of repositioning at East Ridge at Cutler Bay, SantaFe Senior Living’s continuing care retirement community in Cutler Bay, Florida. In Phase I, East Ridge will add 90 news assisted living units, 31 new memory support units and 74 skilled nursing beds. These new units […]

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Photos: See Inside The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens

New photos show redevelopment of The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens, an American Baptist Homes of the West-sponsored continuing care retirement community in Fresno, California. The Terraces is in the midst of a $120 million redevelopment project. Greystone is serving as development consultant. See photos of The Terraces at San […]

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Sales Adventure: What Do Residents Think of CCRCs?

This year’s Sales Adventure featured a panel of residents from Edgemere, a Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation-sponsored continuing care retirement community in Dallas. These residents shared openly and honestly about their experience with CCRCs and the CCRC lifestyle. See the entire panel session in the video player below. Learn more about […]

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Management Symposium: Understanding Generational Differences

Senior living operators from across the country gathered this spring for the 2014 Greystone Management Symposium. Santa Marta’s Chet Surmaczewicz addressed generational differences and how they impact the work of senior living professionals. See Chet’s presentation in the video player below.

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Refundable Entrance Fees: Changes in Accounting

When Greystone first began working with non-profit senior living providers more than 30 years ago, non-refundable entrance fee programs were the norm for continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs). In the mid-1980s, Greystone helped pioneer the refundable entrance fee structure wherein residents or their estates were refunded the majority of their […]

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