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Welltower Logo Specifically, the restructuring of the Brookdale portfolio includes the following: A total of 63 assets to be transitioned as part of this restructuring: Post-closing Welltower and Brookdale will have a mechanism to further improve the quality of the remaining portfolio through an asset sale agreement.
Current occupancy of the restructured portfolio is Combined, these transactions are expected to reduce Welltower's Brookdale concentration, on a pro forma basis, from 7. Brookdale will continue to be responsible for all CapEx and there will be no change in escalator or rent.
Pro forma underwriting is based on operator provided financial information. Steven and Chris have a combined 50 years of seniors housing operating experience and have partnered with Welltower for over 25 years.
Furthermore, we are excited to expand our partnership Nordstrom customer relationship management Cogir, a premier Canadian operator that we are pleased to see enter the US marketplace with their innovative approach to senior care.
Cogir's CEO, Mathieu Duguay, and his team represent the next generation of seniors housing leadership and we are excited to expand our relationship through the Brookdale restructuring. Welltower is uniquely positioned to facilitate a transition of this scale with minimal disruption to our income stream because of the quality of our Brookdale real estate and deep bench of operators and relationships.
We believe there is significant upside to the portfolio that our shareholders will enjoy for years to come. Pegasus' principals, Steven Vick and Chris Hollister, have more than 50 years of combined experience in the senior housing space, particularly in operating turn around communities located in secondary markets.
We value and welcome the talented employees at these Brookdale communities and look forward to working with them to enhance the lives of the residents we serve and make a difference every day. We are grateful to Welltower for the confidence and trust they have placed in us.
We look forward to building on our year relationship to make Pegasus a high quality and valuable senior living care and service platform. With the support of Welltower's best in class platform, we anticipate becoming an industry leading senior's housing lifestyle provider in the US market.
Biographical information on the principals of Pegasus and Cogir can be found below. After practicing accounting as a certified public accountant, Steven Vick began his career in the senior housing industry in when he co-founded Sterling House.
Throughout the s Steven held key leadership roles at Sterling House, which went public in and merged with Alternative Living Services in to form Alterra Healthcare Corporation, where Vick served as COO until and then President from until In this eleven-year period, SALI became the largest provider of assisted living services in the state of North Carolina and one of the top twenty assisted living providers in the United States with 43 communities serving over 3, residents.
Since Chris has served as one of two outside directors for Sunrise Senior Living, one of the largest senior living companies in the world with over senior living communities in the U.
Duguay has spent last 21 years in the real estate industry, mostly with Cogir. Duguay has gained vast knowledge of the various aspects of the real estate sector in the areas of management, acquisitions, development and financing.
Duguay is known for his creativity, use of modern technology, inclusion of the highest level of modern design aesthetics and a renewed focus on client satisfaction to senior housing industry.
Duguay was also Chair of the Board of Directors of RQRA, Quebec's only association of owners and managers for seniors' housing representing more thanresidential units, a role lead by another Cogir partner today.
The company invests with leading seniors housing operators, post-acute providers and health systems to fund the real estate infrastructure needed to scale innovative care delivery models and improve people's wellness and overall health care experience. Supplemental Reporting Measures Welltower believes that revenues, net income and net income attributable to common stockholders NICSas defined by U.
GAAPare the most appropriate earnings measurements. Welltower defines NOI as total revenues, including tenant reimbursements, less property operating expenses. Property operating expenses represent costs associated with managing, maintaining and servicing tenants for our seniors housing operating and outpatient medical properties.
These expenses include, but are not limited to, property-related payroll and benefits, property management fees paid to operators, marketing, housekeeping, food service, maintenance, utilities, property taxes and insurance.
General and administrative expenses represent costs unrelated to property operations or transaction costs. These expenses include, but are not limited to, payroll and benefits, professional services, office expenses and depreciation of corporate assets.
IPNOI represents NOI excluding interest income, other income and non-IPNOI and adjusted for timing of current quarter portfolio changes such as acquisitions, development conversions, segment transitions, dispositions and investments held for sale.
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