BHI Refinances $30 Million Loan for a Senior Living Facility in Davie, Florida

February 28, 2023

Source: BHI

NEW YORK, February 28, 2023 – BHI, a full-service commercial bank, announced that it has closed the refinancing of a $30 million loan for a senior living facility with 199 beds in Davie, Florida.  The borrower is Royal Senior Care, which owns and operates senior living facilities in the Southeastern United States with a primary focus in South Florida.

The facility, which opened in 2017, is spread over a three-building campus and includes independent and assisted living, as well as memory care.

“Healthcare is a highly strategic vertical within BHI and Royal Senior Care has a robust track record in the senior living sector as a successful owner and operator.  At BHI, we are dedicated to building long-term relationships with our clients.  We are pleased to continue our collaboration with the company and provide ongoing support of their business objectives,” said Tami Antebi, Senior Vice President and Head of BHI Healthcare.

“We welcome the opportunity to expand our relationship with this premier operator and longtime client of BHI.   Healthcare is a key sector for BHI and we are here to support the growth of our clients and the industry in general,” said Steven Caligor, Executive Vice President and Head of Real Estate and Healthcare at BHI.

“The expert healthcare team at BHI understands the complexities of the senior housing sector and worked diligently on our refinancing of this facility.  They are familiar with our business and it has proven to be a very productive relationship,” said Sean Kanov, Managing Director of Royal Senior Care.   

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BHI, the U.S division of Bank Hapoalim, Israel's leading financial institution, provides commercial banking solutions to middle market clients in sectors including: commercial real estate; general, domestic and Israeli C&I; private equity; food and beverage; apparel; healthcare; corporate banking; and high-tech.  In addition to its New York headquarters, the bank operates U.S. Representative Offices in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey; Miami, Florida; and Los Angeles, California.