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Welcome to the American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA). Created in 1991, ASHA represents the interests of more than 500 companies involved in the finance, development and operation of the full spectrum of housing and services for seniors – including independent living, assisted living, memory care, and continuing care (or life plan) communities. ASHA primarily focuses on legislative and regulatory advocacy, research, and educational opportunities and networking for senior living executives.
Click here for the 2021 ASHA 50, the definitive annual ranking of the nation’s largest 50 seniors housing real estate owners and operators. The five largest owners as of June 1, 2021 are: Welltower (69,549 units), Ventas Inc. (58,250 units), Brookdale (30,508 units), Diversified Healthcare Trust (25,598 units) and Harrison Street Real Estate Capital (22,363 […]Read more about The Results Are In: 2021 ASHA 50
The American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA) has released a new Special Issue Brief that was prepared in concert with ATI Advisory, entitled Assisted Living: An Important Option for Providing LTSS in the Community. Copies of the Brief can be purchased through the ASHA Bookstore at www.ashaliving.org. To read about the Special Issue Brief please click […]Read more about New Special Issue Brief Now Available
The American Seniors Housing Association shared its perspectives on the Biden Infrastructure proposal with U.S. Senate and House leaders on May 19. ASHA’s infrastructure recommendations focus on elements within the proposed plan to expand the Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) program, workforce development and immigration reform, and the need for an improved long-term […]Read more about ASHA Responds to Biden Administration Infrastructure Plan