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Coronavirus Update

At Life Care Services, our priority is the health, safety, and well-being of the residents, employees, and families at the communities we serve. With the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the news and the minds of many, we want to address actions, which are taking place at communities we manage. In addition to the practices and procedures … Continued

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Harnessing the Power of Virtual Reality in Development Projects

The success of virtual reality (VR) for seniors is widely praised by executive directors and wellness navigators across many senior living communities. Customized programs are increasing mental stimulation and providing new social experiences that are keys to healthy aging. But the use of VR experiences as a selling tool for developers still has much untapped … Continued

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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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