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2018 brings positive outlook for senior living real estate investments

January 24, 2018 / 1 min read

In a recent national survey, senior housing is considered the best prospect for investment and development.

Out of all residential property types, senior housing is the best prospect for investment and development in 2018 according to research from the Urban Land Institute (ULI). The senior living and care industry continues to draw the attention of both institutional and private investors.

Why senior living is a good investment

Here are six high-level takeaways from the ULI’s report, Emerging Trends in Real Estate:

Factors driving senior living investment and development 

Many factors are fueling these trends. ULI explains the growing momentum for senior housing as a “spectrum of opportunity” for the real estate industry as the “tremendous intergenerational diversity” of the baby boomers affects the need for housing and services across the country.

The ULI reports sites National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) to explain the factors fueling investment and development, including:

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