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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 […]

Thought Leaders: Just Released - Q2' 18 Healthcare Capital Markets Update

Thought Leaders: Just Released – Q2′ 18 Healthcare Capital Markets Update

NKF Global Healthcare Services Q2 ’18 Healthcare Capital Markets Quarterly transaction volume was down in Q2 ’18 nearly 41% over Q2 ’17 volume at $3.14 billion. May saw the greatest transaction volume in terms of dollars with $1.5 billion in sales. With the Fed continuing to increase rates, Q2 ’18 saw investors become more selective […]

Thought Leaders: National Medical Office Research Report

Thought Leaders: National Medical Office Research Report

Shifts Toward Outpatient Care Encourage Off-Campus Medical Office Development; Investors Optimistic About Market Outlook Industry consolidation prompts medical offi ce development. Mergers among healthcare companies and providers has been a driving force behind changes in the industry and how physicians interact with patients. Emerging technologies and a shift in the care delivery model are spilling over into the development of medical […]

Thought Leaders: Revista Releases Mid Year Transactions Report

Thought Leaders: Revista Releases Mid Year Transactions Report

By Hilda Martin The Mid Year Revista transactions report has been released and is available to subscribers. Some highlights: $19.1B in hospitals and MOBs traded in the last 12 months – down somewhat from this time last year Average MOB cap rates increased to 6.4 from 6.1, although many trades are still in the 5′s […]

Thought Leaders: Rapidly evolving health care system drawing   more investors to medical office buildings

Thought Leaders: Rapidly evolving health care system drawing  more investors to medical office buildings

New Avison Young report details changes in health care that are creating opportunities for investors WASHINGTON, DC – Changes in the health care system – despite bringing many unsettling challenges – are spurring even more investment in medical office buildings, says Avison Young Principal Jim Kornick. The nation’s aging population is creating increased demand while […]

Thought Leaders: HFF Quarterly Market Perspective

Thought Leaders: HFF Quarterly Market Perspective

M&A AND STRATEGIC TRANSACTIONS Healthcare REITs Pursuing Strategic Initiatives ▪Board of Directors of CNL Healthcare Properties, ~$3.5 billion MOB and SNH focused REIT, formed a special committee and retained HFF Securities as well as KeyBanc to pursue strategic alternatives, including (i) disposition of the assets and (ii) business combination with a third party, among others […]

New Release: Smart Responses to 'Retail Apocalypse' Offer Lessons for Other Sectors, Real Estate Veteran Advises

New Release: Smart Responses to ‘Retail Apocalypse’ Offer Lessons for Other Sectors, Real Estate Veteran Advises

MELVILLE, N.Y., June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Strategic responses to disruption in retail offer some potentially valuable lessons for turnarounds in grocery, healthcare and higher education as well, writes Jon Graub, a Principal in A&G Realty Partners, in the June issue of the Turnaround Management Association’s Journal of Corporate Renewal. “A Venn diagram charting the […]