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Learn from the top senior care experts through these in-depth interviews. Learn from top executives in the field as they are interviewed by our own top executive, Steve Monroe, editor of The SeniorCare Investor and The Senior Care Acquisition Report. Steve asks top executives, bankers and analysts about today’s hottest topics and gets the answers investors need to know to stay ahead of today's complex market. Read more about Steve

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2012 Expert Opinions

March 12th, 2012 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview, Cathy Voreyer, Managing Director of Wells Fargo, gives insight into the seniors housing market from the perspective of one of the largest commercial banks.  Read More

Managing Director, Wells Fargo Multifamily Capital

February 29th, 2012 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview, Ken Assiran, Managing Principal of Capital Health Group, discusses what makes an assisted living facility successful, acquisitions, seniors housing management, and more.  Read More

Managing Principal of Capital Health Group

2011 Expert Opinions

December 7th, 2011 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview, Alex Chavez, Managing Director of Healthcare Real Estate at CapitalSource, discusses lending in the current economic situation, rates, operating as a bank, and more.  Read More

Managing Director of Healthcare Real Estate at CapitalSource

November 30th, 2011 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview with Sharon Yester, Head of Asset Management at CNL Financial Group, Steve Monroe and Sharon discuss CNL, high end senior living communities, memory care, REITs and more.  Read More

Head of Asset Management at CNL Financial Group

November 16th, 2011 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview, Brian Reynolds, Managing Director of Capital Funding Group, discusses the seniors housing and care industry from the viewpoint of one of the largest HUD lenders in the market. Topics include finding... Read More

Managing Director of Capital Funding Group

November 2nd, 2011 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview with Phil Anderson, Senior Managing Director; and Rick Swartz, Executive Vice President of Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick-Goldman, these industry leaders discuss debt and equity for seniors housing... Read More

Chief Investment Officer, Bridge Investment Group

November 2nd, 2011 -  In this “Expert Opinion” interview with Phil Anderson, Senior Managing Director; and Rick Swartz, Executive Vice President of Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick-Goldman, these industry leaders discuss debt and equity for seniors housing... Read More

Executive Vice President and Principal of Cushman-Wakefield Long-Term Care

October 19th, 2011 -  In this "Expert Opinion" interview, Paul Diaz, CEO of Kindred Healthcare, discusses the importance of efficient short term care in skilled nursing, Medicaid rates, the CMS 11.1% Medicare rate cut, and more.  Read More

President and Chief Executive Officer of Kindred Healthcare, Inc.

June 28th, 2011 -  In this "Expert Opinion" interview, Ben Klein, CEO and founder of Platinum Health, discusses distressed and underperforming seniors housing properties and what his company looks for in profitable turnaround properties.  Read More

CEO and Founder of Platinum Health Care, LLC

June 14th, 2011 -  In this "Expert Opinion" interview, Marc Thompson, the manager of health care lending at Bank of the West, discusses how the rise in occupancy is drawing more interest in new developments for properties.  Read More

Senior Vice President and Manager, REID Healthcare Unit, Bank of the West