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Thought Leaders: Surgery centers grow in number and importance

Thought Leaders: Surgery centers grow in number and importance

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective October 2018 Surgery Centers Nearly Doubled in Number The number of hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers in the United States is at parity today with 5,532 surgery centers and 5,534 hospitals.  Surgery centers have grown 82% since 2000 – nearly double – while hospitals have declined 5%. Today, two-thirds of surgeries […]

Thought Leaders: Cushman & Wakefield Vital Signs Report on healthcare development/investment

Thought Leaders: Cushman & Wakefield Vital Signs Report on healthcare development/investment

November 1, 2018 According to Cushman & Wakefield’s 2018 Healthcare Investor and Developer Survey, there is a continued optimism for the healthcare sector as demonstrated by favorable yields and sizable medical office building rent growth in key U.S. cities. Cushman & Wakefield surveyed a cross-section of healthcare developers and investors on their preferences related to geography […]

Cover Story: Kaiser reaffirms its hold as top HRE owner

Revista report says top 50 owners hold property valued at $377.6B ARNOLD, Md. – The country’s reigning king of medical real estate ownership, Oakland, Calif.-based Kaiser Permanente, continues to grow its portfolio and strengthen its hold on the crown. For the fifth year in a row, Kaiser Permanente sat atop the annual “Top 50 Owners […]

News Release: Buxton Publishes First Healthcare Real Estate Report

News Release: Buxton Publishes First Healthcare Real Estate Report

Highlighting the Changing Environment of the Healthcare Industry FORT WORTH, TEXAS (October 22, 2018) — The healthcare industry of today is rapidly changing to keep up with new consumer expectations, and it is no surprise that these fundamental changes are affecting healthcare organizations’ real estate strategies. Buxton, a consumer analytics firm, recently published a whitepaper […]

News Release: Hospital Construction Company, Simone Healthcare Development Discusses the Importance of Ambulatory Care Centers

News Release: Hospital Construction Company, Simone Healthcare Development Discusses the Importance of Ambulatory Care Centers

Bronx, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — As part of their commitment to providing industry-leading medical real estate services, Simone Healthcare Development, an industry leader among healthcare architecture firms throughout New York City, Westchester and Fairfield counties, discusses the importance of ambulatory care centers. While emergency rooms and inpatient care serve a valuable role in the community, the benefits of an ambulatory care center […]

News Release: H2C Industry Insights: Healthcare Transaction Volume Slows Year to Date

News Release: H2C Industry Insights: Healthcare Transaction Volume Slows Year to Date

Chicago – Oct. 10, 2018 – Three quarters of the way through 2018, healthcare merger and acquisition (M&A) transaction volume is down on a year-over-year basis, but still very active overall. The pace of hospital and health system transactions has slowed this year, with the most significant slowdown occurring in the second quarter. To date, […]

Cover Story: Healthcare's unprecedented transformation

Cover Story: Healthcare’s unprecedented transformation

InterFace panelists explore how real estate must meet today’s new challenges By John B. Mugford Even though the economy is booming and medical spending is continuing on an upward arc, these are actually somewhat complicated times in the healthcare industry, and subsequently, in the healthcare real estate (HRE) sector. In no way does this mean […]

News Release: Welltower Announces the Inaugural Edition of The Welltower Report

News Release: Welltower Announces the Inaugural Edition of The Welltower Report

NEWS PROVIDED BY Welltower Inc.  16:01 ET TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL), a leading global provider of health care infrastructure, today announced the launch of The Welltower Report, a thought-leadership initiative focused on trends and insights within the dynamic health care real estate industry. The first edition of The Welltower Report—”Health Systems & Post-Acute Care: An Evolving Perspective”—highlights […]

News Release: Scale offerings for medical office have arrived

News Release: Scale offerings for medical office have arrived

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective – September 2018             JLL confirms that scale promotes institutional investment The growing size of medical office buildings and the related need for healthcare providers to utilize third-party capital is increasing opportunities for institutional investment in the sector. For the first time, a medical building sold for […]

News Release: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare to Reach $6.16 by 2022

News Release: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare to Reach $6.16 by 2022

AI and cognitive computing are expected to generate over $150 billion in savings for the healthcare industry, finds Frost & Sullivan Santa Clara, Calif. – September 13, 2018 – Frost & Sullivan expects artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive computing to generate savings of over $150 billion for the healthcare industry by 2025. These technologies are mostly used in healthcare […]

News Release: H2C Perspectives

News Release: H2C Perspectives

The Evolution of Healthcare Transformation: From Scale to Integration – September 6, 2018  What happens when economies of scale are not enough? We believe it likely the era of consolidation among hospitals will begin to slow as markets mature and attention shifts to the next stage of health care’s evolution. Familiar to nearly every healthcare provider […]

Thought Leaders: Avison Young Report: U.S. Medical Office Sales Reach $4.43 Billion at Mid-Year

Thought Leaders: Avison Young Report: U.S. Medical Office Sales Reach $4.43 Billion at Mid-Year

U.S. Medical Office Sales Reach $4.43 Billion at Mid-Year Sept. 6, 2018 — (Chicago) — Investors in the U.S. continue to turn to medical office buildings in search of stability and strong returns — spending $4.43 billion during the first half of 2018, according to a Mid-Year Medical Office Report from Avison Young’s Chicago office. There were […]

Thought Leaders: Demand For Medical Office Space Through 2019 Likely To Exceed Supply In Some U.S. Markets

Thought Leaders: Demand For Medical Office Space Through 2019 Likely To Exceed Supply In Some U.S. Markets

Demand For Medical Office Space Through 2019 Likely To Exceed Supply In Some U.S. Markets Rise in Creative Use of Nontraditional Properties Expected to Fulfill Future Needs (SEPT. 4, 2018 – Houston) – In a new study on the healthcare real estate sector, Transwestern today reveals that swelling demand for healthcare services may push forecasted […]

Thought Leaders: CBRE Summer 2018 National Healthcare Real Estate Investor Update

Thought Leaders: CBRE Summer 2018 National Healthcare Real Estate Investor Update

CAPITAL MARKETS CBRE  Summer 2018 National Healthcare Real Estate Investor Update Included in this edition: The Wall of Equity ‘WACCs’ Cap Rates U.S. Medical Office Building Construction Trends Notable Healthcare Real Estate Transactions from Last Quarter National Medical Office Cap Rate Trends National Medical Office Sales Volume Debt Market Update for Medical Properties   To […]

Thought Leaders: Investor fervor for medical office propels continued high sales

Thought Leaders: Investor fervor for medical office propels continued high sales

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective August 2018 The growth in outpatient care and investors’ desire to capture the benefits of this stable, yet high growth, sector propelled high first half 2018 transaction volume. MOB sales in the first half of $4.5 billion continued at near record pace and in line with total annual volume prior to […]