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The Amsterdam Serves as Refuge Through Hurricane Sandy

The November issue of The Overlook, a newsletter published by residents of The Amsterdam at Harborside, shares how the community’s staff and residents worked together to ride out Hurricane Sandy, which ravaged New York, New Jersey and other parts of the East Coast in October. The Amsterdam is located in […]

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First Occupancy at Masonic Homes of Kentucky’s Miralea

Louisville’s newest senior living community has welcomed its first residents. Miralea, sponsored by Masonic Homes of Kentucky, pre-sold 92 percent of its units and developed a waitlist of 49. By the end of this week, 33 units will be occupied. Miralea includes 90 independent living apartments and 12 patio homes. […]

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VIDEO: MIKE LANAHAN’S LEADINGAGE DENVER PRESENTATION

Greystone team members spent four days in Denver last week, joining the rest of the senior living industry for the 2012 LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Exposition. It was a pleasure to see so many familiar faces and to meet so many new people and organizations. Members of the Greystone team […]

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Photos: Arbor Oaks at Crestview Nears Completion

Construction continues at Arbor Oaks at Crestview, a CCRC in Bryan, Texas. This Methodist Retirement Communities-sponsored senior living community is adding 92 independent living apartments and additional commons areas. In 2011, Arbor Oaks opened a new health care center, comprising 48 assisted living suites, 18 memory support apartments and 48 […]

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Service, Progress at The Terraces at Bonita Springs

Two members of the Greystone team helped bag and seal food for the Harry Chapin Food Bank during their monthly site visit to The Terraces at Bonita Springs, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) under development in Bonita Springs, Fla. Pat Gleason and Justin Nowell joined a morning crew of […]

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GREYSTONE’S MERNA SMITH SPEAKS ON MARKETING INCENTIVES

An ALFA Update story posted this week discusses the use of marketing incentives in senior living. The story quotes Merna Smith, corporate vice president in Greystone’s Marketing group, on incentive rationale, incentive variety and what the future holds for senior living marketing. An excerpt from the story: “‘We found, like […]

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Financing and Construction at The Barrington of Carmel

A new Indianapolis-area senior living project took a big step forward last week. The Barrington of Carmel, a continuing care retirement community planned for Carmel, Ind., received $119 million in permanent financing. Sponsored by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), The Barrington will include 134 independent living apartments, seven catered living […]

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PMMA’s Wichita Presbyterian Manor to be Redeveloped

Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America has announced a redevelopment project at Wichita Presbyterian Manor, a senior living community in Wichita, Kan. The first phase of redevelopment will include 48 new assisted living apartments, 24 assisted living memory support suites and 50 skilled nursing beds. The second phase will add 90 new […]

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HEALTH CARE REFORM: THE GREYSTONE EVENT PANEL DISCUSSION

Guest speakers Gary Shorb and Pamela Landman participated in The Optimist’s Guide to Health Care presentation at The Greystone Event 2012, held this July in Irving, Texas. Gary is president and CEO of Methodist Health System. Pamela is special counsel in the Health Care/Not-For-Profit Group at law firm Cadwalader, Wickersham […]

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PHOTOS: PHASE IV EXPANSION AT REDSTONE VILLAGE

Redstone Village’s fourth phase is nearing completion. The independent living dining and memory support kitchen areas were completed in June. The third area – including 36 independent living apartments, an aquatics center, fitness center and parking garage – is expected to be complete by November. Fite Building Company, the general […]

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