Sagora Senior Living Recognizes Record Year of Growth in 2015
Sagora ended the year with 93 percent occupancy, more expansion in Oklahoma and Texas with four acquired or developed communities, and approximately over 2500 residents calling its communities home
Sagora Senior Living is celebrating its record-breaking year of occupancy growth for 2015, opening or acquiring four communities in Texas and Oklahoma and ending the fourth quarter at a 93 percent occupancy rate.
The Sagora team celebrating the groundbreaking of The Veraden in Edmond, Okla., opening summer 2016. From left to right, starting second from left: Chris Sykes – Regional Director of Operations, Kendal Nelson – Corporate Director of Acquisitions and Start-ups, Dara Brown – Vice President of Operations and Sales, and Anita Kelley – Sales and Marketing Director of The Veraden.
Average occupancy numbers in the fourth quarter of 2015 increased 11.6 percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. Sagora’s New Braunfels community, Rio Terra, also celebrated an expansion with 32 independent living cottages in addition to its independent living, assisted living and memory care apartments.
As business grows for Sagora, so do the awards. Senior Advisor, one of the largest national referral sites for senior living, ranked seven Sagora communities as the ‘Best Of 2016’, based on family members’ reviews.
“This has been a historic year for Sagora,” Dara Brown, Vice President of Operations and Sales, said. “Because of our continuous expansion, Sagora will be opening up even more rewarding job opportunities. 2015 has positioned us for another amazing year of changing lives, and we are looking forward to being a part of that progression in the senior living industry.”
About Sagora Senior Living
Fort Worth-based Sagora Senior Living is one of the top 50 senior housing operators in the United States. Sagora currently operates 18 independent living, assisted living and memory care communities in Texas, Oklahoma, Alabama and Florida under a ‘Resident First’ philosophy. The company’s mission is to provide a caring environment that fosters wellness, safety and a high quality of living for every resident. For more information about Sagora Senior Living, visit: www.sagora.com.
Vice President of Operations and Sales
Sagora Senior Living