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Key Takeaways on Seniors Housing Data Trends in 1Q 2019
The seniors housing occupancy rate (for assisted living and independent living combined) was largely unchanged at 88.1% during the first quarter.
Assisted living occupancy remains low and was up only 30 basis points from the all-time low of 85.2% reached in the second quarter of 2018.
Significant variation among markets.
Spaces under construction for assisted living continue to trend down.
Same-store asking rents for seniors housing saw annual growth of 3.0%, the same as in the fourth quarter, but below wage growth rates.