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[WATCH] Senior Living Development Webinar Discusses Evaluation and Deployment of Technology

The technology landscape for senior living is evolving at a fast-pace with a long list of platforms and services to optimize the experience for staff and resident alike. Our webinar, Senior Living Development: The Right Tech at the Right Time, discusses issues and offers perspective about topics faced by communities and owners when evaluating their … Continued

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Senior Living Development: The Right Tech at the Right Time

Date: September 5, 2019 Time: 1:00 PM CDT – 2:00 PM CDT Register Now The technology landscape for senior living continues to evolve with an ever-growing list of platforms and services to optimize the experience for staff and residents alike. Yet the technology can fall short without the necessary infrastructure in place to support it. … Continued

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The Rising Trend of Mixed-Use Developments in Senior Living

A blog by Ted MacBeth, senior vice president/director of life plan development for LCS Development® 3-minute read Historically, senior living communities always had been developed in suburban areas since the land was less expensive and more accessible along the outskirts of metropolitan areas. But as consumer expectations change, one of the fastest-growing trends in senior … Continued

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LCS Focuses on Building Technology-Driven Business Value

LCS Focuses on Building Technology-Driven Business Value LCS Hires Frank Vedder as Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer DES MOINES, Iowa. — LCS, the nation’s second-largest operator of senior living communities, announced that Frank Vedder joined the company as senior vice president, chief information officer. Vedder spent 16 years of his career with Berkley Technology … Continued

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LCS Announces New Senior Living Community in Bridgewater, New Jersey

LCS Expands The Delaney® Brand and Starts Construction on 5th Senior Living Development DES MOINES, Iowa. December 3, 2018 — LCS announced today the closing of financing and start of construction for The Delaney of Bridgewater. The community will be a 262,000 square-foot Class A senior living community located in Bridgewater, New Jersey that will provide a … Continued

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LCS Acquires Arbor Glen CCRC in New Jersey

DES MOINES, Iowa. July 13, 2018— LCS announced today the company acquired Arbor Glen, a Life Plan Community, formerly referred to as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) located in Bridgewater, New Jersey. At time of closing, the community’s name changed from Arbor Glen to Laurel Circle. LCS Real Estate facilitated the transaction and Life … Continued

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LCS Closes $300 Million Equity Senior Housing Programmatic Joint Venture

DES MOINES, Iowa. July 2, 2018— LCS, the nation’s third largest senior housing operator, today announced the closing of the organization’s $300 million equity senior housing programmatic joint venture. LCS Real Estate will serve as sponsor of the joint venture (JV) and will partner with a large institutional investor to execute on the investment platform. Life … Continued

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Repositioned for Success to Better Serve Seniors

Employee engagement, company culture, staff retention, all are popular topics in our industry. What about resident engagement? Are there steps a community’s leadership can take today to ensure their community’s repositioning plans are creating opportunities to increase its social capital?  There is not a one-size fits all solution. Read the case study of Casa de … Continued

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The Leadership Series: Joel Nelson, President and CEO, LCS

Meet Joel Nelson, president and CEO of longtime senior housing owner and operator LCS. Nelson took the helm of Des Moines, Iowa-based LCS in January 2018, following a long tenure under former CEO Ed Kenny, who now serves as chairman of LCS’s board of directors. Nelson, who began his career in hospital administration, has been … Continued

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