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Attendance Builds for Texas Seniors Summit; New Speakers, Exhibit Opportunities

The New CRE Niche: Separating Fact, Fiction and Hype in the Popular Seniors Housing and Assisted Living Arenas

DALLAS, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hear from the most active seniors housing developers, investors, architects, capital sources and consultants at The Texas Seniors Housing Summit, including: Caddis Partners, Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, Ventas REIT, Prudential Real Estate Investors and Prevarian Senior Living. The event is organized by CapRate Events, the leading commercial real estate conference organizer in North America.

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* What are the differences between national and regional/TX seniors housing operators?
* Why are strong regional operators important to overall development/investment strategies in Texas?
* The challenge of rural seniors housing/assisted living in Texas: Are developers buying licenses from outdated facilities/operators?
* Analysis of operational differences between publicly-held (state-run) and privately-held facilities
* Analysis of the different payer types in the seniors care spectrum
* How much/what percentage of seniors care is affordable housing? Why is this important?

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 ** Feature Speakers ** Hear New Information and Gain Access to the Most Active Firms, New Buyers and Industry Consultants

* Manisha Bathija, Senior Investment Officer, Ventas REIT
* Steve Blazejewski, Principal, Prudential Real Estate Investors
* Zach T. Bowyer, MAI, Seniors Housing & Healthcare – Practice Leader, CBRE, Inc.
* Allan R. Brown Jr., Co-Founder/Principal, Prevarian Senior Living
* Ken Carriero, CCIM, NAR, SVP, Colliers International National Seniors Housing Group
* Darryl E. Freling, Managing Principal, MedProperties Holdings, LLC
* Mel Gamzon, President, Seniors Housing Investment Advisors
* Steve Gilleland, Managing Director – Healthcare and Golf Finance, CapitalSource
* Richard J. Hutchinson, Chief Financial Officer — Co-Founder, Discovery Management Group (tentative)
* Morris S. Lalezarian, Seniors Housing Specialist, Marcus & Millichap
* Ryan Maconachy, Managing Director, HFF
* Fred Moon, Principal – Acquisitions, Capital Senior Housing (tentative)
* Casey N. Moore, Principal, Prudential Mortgage Capital Corporation
* Frank W. Rees Jr. AIA, LEED AP, Board of Directors Member, Founder & Chairman, REES
* Jason L. Signor, Chief Executive Officer/Partner, Caddis Partners
* Dustin Warner, Vice President, Harrison Street Real Estate Capital
* Murray Wolf, Publisher, Healthcare Real Estate Insights 

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** Expert Analysis ** Beyond the ' Headlines:' Hear industry thought-leaders discuss key trends, patterns, opportunities & challenges in seniors housing and assisted living**

Agenda Coverage:

8:25   By the Numbers: Seniors Housing Demand-Supply, Market Fundamentals, Investment Volume in Texas and the Nation

8:50   Seniors Housing Development, Financing & Investment 360: Why Invest and/or Develop Seniors Housing and/or Assisted Living Facilities?

9:35   From Healthcare Real Estate, Medical Office Buildings (and other CRE Assets) to Seniors Housing, Post-Acute & Assisted Living: How–and Why–are Hospitals and Non-Traditional Firms Becoming More Active?

11:00   Debt, Equity & Alternative Financing Sources: The Future of Interest Rates and Analysis of the Myriad of Financing Strategies and Key Differences Between Traditional Banks and Emerging Solutions in Seniors Housing and Assisted Living

12:00   Institutional Investment Perspective: Analysis of this Growing Investor Base and its Appetite for the Myriad of Seniors Housing and Assisted Living Assets

1:10   Featured Panel: Reality Check of 'The New CRE Niche': Separating Fact, Fiction and Hype in the Popular Seniors Housing and Assisted Living Arena

1:55   Equity, Equity and Equity: A Practical Discussion of Securing Equity for New Investment or Development, and How These Deals are Structured in Seniors Housing and Assisted Living

2:55   New Construction, Development & Repositioning Assets: Are Developers Breaking Ground on New Projects and How are They Repositioning of Assets to Seniors/Assisted Living?

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** DEVELOP NEW RELATIONSHIPS ** More than 500 senior-level healthcare real estate and seniors housing executives have attended The National Healthcare Real Estate Series in 2014 ** Look Who's Attending as of August 22

* Alpheus Communications, LLC
* American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust
* BSB Design
* Caddis Partners
* Capital Senior Housing
* CapitalSource
* CapRate Events
* Colliers International National Seniors Housing Group
* Discovery Management Group
* Drever Capital Management
* Duke Realty
* Harrison Street Real Estate Capital
* Hawkeye Partners
* Healthcare Real Estate Insights
* Lancaster Pollard
* Marcus & Millichap
* MedProperties Holdings, LLC
* Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr PC
* Norton Rose Fulbright
* Palomar Modular Buildings LLC
* Pisula Development
* Prevarian Senior Living
* Prudential Mortgage Capital Corporation
* Prudential Real Estate Investors
* Rockhall Funding
* RSF Partners
* Seniors Housing Investment Advisors
* Sodexo Senior Living
* SRP Medical
* Steadfast Companies
* Ventas REIT
* Weis Builders

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About the Venue: RENAISSANCE DALLAS HOTEL | DALLAS, TX   Welcome to the most iconic luxury hotel in Dallas, TX. The award-winning Renaissance Dallas Hotel is centrally located in Dallas Market Center near the West End Entertainment District, American Airlines Center, and Dallas Convention Center. Remarkable architecture, newly renovated guest rooms, upscale amenities and breathtaking views of the city's skyline make this Renaissance a standout among Dallas luxury hotels. Experience well-appointed executive suites and club floor accommodations that offer breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres in our Club Lounge, as well as elegant event facilities and high-tech meeting rooms. Inside this contemporary Dallas, TX hotel, Celebrity Chef Dean Max reigns at Asador, preparing modern American cuisine with a Latin flare and a farm-to-table approach. The comfort and convenience of this Dallas luxury hotel is ideal for both business and leisure travelers. It's everything you would expect a Renaissance hotel in Dallas, Texas to be and more.

Conference Organizer Testimonials:

"Thanks for the great event and magnificent panel… I truly enjoyed." Stuart Z. Koperweis, Economic Development & Revitalization, Millennium Strategies

"I sincerely wanted to thank you both for first informing me about then allowing me to attend and participate in such a great event and panel. I learned a great deal from the terrific expert panels that were there. Thank you again."Vivek Singh, Vice President of Operations, CVV Development & Construction

"CapRate Events consistently produces great real estate conferences. They are always well attended, timely, and informative. I have always had positive experiences attending and presenting. It is well worth the time and effort and I am happy to participate whenever I can." Ryan Severino, CFA, Senior Economist, Reis, Inc.

For speaking, sponsorship and exhibitor information: Brian Klebash, 917-460-3572, [email protected]

For telephone registration: Ronnie Niederman, 212-873-3484

Media Contact: Brian Klebash, CAPRATE Events, LLC, 6175016075, [email protected]

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