The recently announced Ventas (NYSE: VTR) acquisition of Ardent Health services caught many healthcare real estate investors by surprise...
I was so excited to hear that Dr. Sam Chandan would be presenting again at Revista's Medical Real Estate Investment Forum. I would rate Dr. Chandan’s presentation last year as the best one I heard all year -- Hands down. Dr. Chandan brings three very powerful elements to bear: his super-charged energy, an understanding of economic and market data, and the big picture thinking to bring it all together.
Bethlehem Township commissioners recently approved plans submitted by St. Lukes to build a 2nd medical office building (MOB) on their Anderson Campus in Easton, PA
Coming out of the great recession, Health Care REITs have generally enjoyed a cost of capital advantage over other forms of capital. This has played out in the Revista transaction stats as REITS purchased over $5 Billion of medical office buildings in 2014.
Overall, there are 26,545 medical properties in the top 50 metro areas. Of this, we count 1,895 hospitals, 15,116 medical office buildings