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2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: HRE Executive of the Year

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: HRE Executive of the Year

Courtney Hanfland System Director, Real Estate Transactions, Catholic Health Initiatives Since joining Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) in 2013, Ms. Hanfland has become one of the best-known health system real estate executives in the country for a number of reasons.

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best Renovated/Repurposed

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best Renovated/Repurposed

380 W. MacArthur, Oakland, Calif. Developer: Meridian Kaiser has been fined for lack of behavioral health services for patients. In Oakland there were no buildings with available medical space and/or available parking.

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best Post-Acute/Senior Living

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best Post-Acute/Senior Living

Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care, Naples, Fla. Developer: Prevarian Companies LP It has taken more than a decade for the site at 1000 Airport Pulling Road S. in Naples to finally be developed after years of delays caused by a long entitlement process and the recession. Making the project a reality was Prevarian, […]

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best New MOB (Less Than 25,000 S.F.)

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best New MOB (Less Than 25,000 S.F.)

Janis Medical Office Building, Bend, Ore. Developer: Getz Properties LLC Bend Ophthalmology needed a larger, more modern facility closer to the St. Charles North hospital campus in Bend. Meanwhile, Getz Properties was nearing completion of an office park adjacent to the hospital.

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best New MOB (25,000-49,999 S.F.)

2016 HREI Insights Awards Finalists: Best New MOB (25,000-49,999 S.F.)

Barnabas Health ACC Annex, Livingston, N.J. Developer: Rendina Healthcare Real Estate Opening in March 2016, the 41,000 square foot Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) was the first project Rendina completed for West Orange, N.J.-based RWJBarnabas Health.

2016 HREI Awards Finalists: Best New MOB (100,000 S.F. or More)

2016 HREI Awards Finalists: Best New MOB (100,000 S.F. or More)

Hoag Health Center Irvine-Sand Canyon, Irvine, Calif. Developer: Pacific Medical Buildings The Hoag Memorial system wanted to develop an outpatient facility adjacent to its Hoag Hospital Irvine to meet the healthcare needs of the rapidly growing area.

Feature Story: Consumers are in the driver’s seat

Feature Story: Consumers are in the driver’s seat

What are the implications for healthcare and the healthcare real estate sector? By Murray W. Wolf There has been a lot of talk in recent years about how patients and their families are becoming more sophisticated consumers of healthcare services, and how providers need to adapt a more “consumer-driven” approach to care. But what exactly […]

Zachary Karabell, an economist, was one of four keynote speakers at BOMA International’s healthcare real estate conference in Orlando, Fla., in May. (HREI photo)

Feature Story: Still a lot to be optimistic about

Economist, keynote speaker educates BOMA audience about the U.S. economy By John B. Mugford On the surface, there certainly seems to be a lot to be worried about, both in our country as well as in rest of the world. These include, among others, ongoing threats of terrorism, a troubling pair (to many voters) of […]

Feature Story: Nearly $100 billion in development

Feature Story: Nearly $100 billion in development

1,270 projects were in late planning or underway at the end of 2015, Revista says By Erin E. Porter At least for the near future, the outlook is quite bright for the healthcare real estate (HRE) sector, as a wide variety of hospitals and medical office buildings (MOBs) remain in high demand with investors and […]

Feature Story: What is the ‘state of the industry?’

InterFace West panel covered the ‘obligatory’ topics, but added some new twists By Murray W. Wolf It seems like every healthcare real estate (HRE) conference includes a “state of the industry” panel discussion. And, with as fast as things are changing in the HRE sector, that seems perfectly appropriate.

Rendina Healthcare Real Estate began construction of the 22,476 square foot Murrells Inlet ASC, also known as the Carolina Coastal Surgery Center, in less than six months, beating a looming Certificate of Need (CON) deadline. Photo courtesy of Rendina Healthcare Real Estate

Feature Story: HREI Insights Awards Winner – Best New MOB (Less Than 25,000 S.F.)

No hurdles too high for Rendina Developer overcomes multiple challenges to build South Carolina MOB/ASC Facility name: Murrells Inlet ASC Address, City, State: 3545 Highway 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, S.C. Client/owner: Murrells Inlet Investors LLC Product type: MOB/ASC Number of stories: 2 Square footage: 22,476 Site acreage: 1.82 Parking: 92 surface spaces Construction start date: May 2014 Construction complete date: May 2015 Cost: $7.11 million […]

Caddis selected the location of the Heartis - Amarillo community after using its own supply and demand algorithm, together with ArcGIS mapping software, to analyze multiple opportunities, then confirming those findings with additional research. Photo courtesy of Caddis

Feature Story: 2015 HREI Insights Awards Winner – Best Post-Acute/Senior Living

Heartis scores Amarillo win High tech approach helps Caddis to deliver warm environment for Texas seniors Facility name: Heartis – Amarillo Assisted Living & Memory Care Facility Address, City, State: 1601 Research St., Amarillo, Texas Product type: Assisted living Number of stories: 1 Square footage: 63,671 Site acreage: 4.9 Parking: 80 surface spaces Construction start date: Sept. 2013 Construction complete date: Aug. […]

Feature Story: Previous Insights Awards™ Winners

Here’s who won the HREI Insights Awards™ during the first two years of the program Best New Medical Office or Other Outpatient Building (Less than 25,000 square feet) 2013: Meridian Property Co. DaVita Stevens Creek 2014: Davis Moore Capital Duke Medicine at Meadowmont Best New Medical Office or Other Outpatient Building (25,000 to 49,999 square […]

The 72,000 square foot Rohnert Park Medical Office Building began life as a general office building but got a $6 million makeover from Meridian. Photo courtesy of Meridian

Feature Story: 2015 HREI Insights Awards Winner – Best Renovated/Repurposed

New MOB provides convenience Facility fills an important consumer need in Rohnert Park, Calif. Facility name: Rohnert Park MOB Address, City, State: 5900 State Farm Drive, Rohnert Park, Calif. Product type: Medical office building Number of stories: 2 Square footage: 72,000 Site acreage: 4.79 Parking: 315 surface spaces Construction start date: May 2015 Construction complete date: Aug. 2015 Cost: $13.5 million Owner: Meridian Major users/tenants: Kaiser […]

Erik Tellefson (left, shown with HREI Publisher Murray W. Wolf) collected his HREI Insights Awards™ award at the RealShare conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., in December. (HREI photo)

Feature Story: HREI Insights Awards Winner – Head and shoulders above the rest

Well-known Erik Tellefson named Healthcare Real Estate Executive of the Year By Murray W. Wolf At 6’ 6”, Erik Tellefson was a towering presence for his college football teams in the mid-1990s. Today, he remains so on a different playing field, healthcare real estate (HRE), selected by his peers as the HRE Executive of the […]