Senior Housing


  • Real Estate Portfolio Acquisition

    Represented a Dallas-based private equity firm in the acquisition of a portfolio of four large continuing care retirement communities located in Abilene, Odessa, Tyler and Amarillo, Texas out of bankruptcy. Munsch

  • Lender Representation

    Represented the proprietary debt and equity banking arm of comprehensive capital provider in financing the development of a senior and assisted living project in New Jersey, involving an (i) A/B Note



Lately, Senior Housing is all the rage – among developers, real estate investment trusts (REITS) and baby boomers alike. With an emphasis on healthy and active lifestyles, the country’s growing senior population is greatly contributing to the increasing demand for new and old senior living facilities.

As Munsch Hardt, a number of our seasoned real estate attorneys are dedicated to providing responsive and high-quality legal services to clients doing business in, or looking to enter, the senior living space. From owners, operators and managers to developers, lenders and other capital advisors, Munsch Hardt’s Senior Housing attorneys regularly handle both individual site transactions and multi-state portfolio transactions for the following types of properties:

  • Independent Living Communities
  • Assisted Living Facilities (ALF)
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)
  • Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC)
  • Senior Apartments
  • Long Term Care Facilities

With a focus on effectively structuring each transaction to minimize our client’s risk and maximize our client’s returns, we provide customized advice and counsel on (i) acquisitions and dispositions, (ii) development and construction, (iii) (iv) leasing, (v) financing, (vi) management, (vii) partnerships and joint ventures (viii) and land use and entitlements. In fact, if financing is needed, we have relationships with a number of lenders experienced in senior housing and frequently connect clients with those able to provide the most appropriate form of financing. 

Our representation also extends to other areas within the Firm, including tax, labor and employment, environmental, insurance and traditional corporate experience. Our multifaceted approach allows our attorneys to efficiently collaborate to not only address, but anticipate, the needs of our clients active in the senior housing industry.