Link Senior Development and Insight Senior Living received approval from the Santa Clarita Planning Commission to move forward on the development of a 140-unit Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care facility in the Sand Canyon Plaza mixed-use development in the Canyon Country neighborhood in Santa Clarita, California.  Located on the corner of Sand Canyon and Soledad Road, Sand Canyon Plaza is a 38-acre fully-approved master planned community located in the affluent Los Angeles submarket of Santa Clarita with a complementary mix of uses including garden apartments, townhomes, single family detached homes, assisted living and a grocery-anchored neighborhood retail center.

Ativo Senior Living of Santa Clarita will be collocated in the commercial district with dedicated parking, direct access to a comprehensive trail system, and a quick walk to high end retail offerings.  The three-story community will include large and well-appointed studio to two-bedroom apartments, extensive amenity offerings including multiple dining venues, and unobstructed views of Angeles National Forest.

Grading to begin on the Sand Canyon Plaza development in late-2021 with Ativo Senior Living of Santa Clarita breaking ground in late-2022 for a mid-2024 opening.

Link Senior Development and Insight Senior Living announce the start of construction on their latest senior living community Ativo Senior Living of Prescott Valley. Located near Bob Edwards Park at the corner of East Long Look Drive and North Viewpoint Drive in Prescott Valley, Arizona, the 5.3-acre campus consists of 136 residences across more than 117,000 square feet. The community will include a mix of Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care units ranging from studios apartments to 2-bedroom cottages.


Ativo Senior Living of Prescott Valley units are designed to provide comfort and convenience, boast large floor plans, and an abundance of natural light. Residents of the community will be able to enjoy dinner and a movie in the theater, relax with a glass of wine while enjoying the mountain views in the club room or stay active while taking the Surrey bike for a ride with a friend. The community is scheduled to open in the Summer of 2022.


Link Senior Development leads the project as the developer, Ankrom Moisan is serving as the architect on the project, Seabold Construction as the general contractor, and Insight Senior Living is the management company. “We are honored to expand and grow our portfolio of quality Senior Living communities across the Southwest,” said Ron Ziebart, President, and CEO of Link Senior Development. “We are looking forward to introducing Ativo Senior Living of Prescott Valley, a community that will hopefully bring to life our values and commitment to the senior population.”

Prospective residents and their families are invited to visit the Ativo Senior Living website to learn more about Ativo Senior Living of Prescott Valley.

About Link Senior Development

Link Senior Development is a senior housing real estate development firm based in Salem, Oregon exclusively focused on the development of new senior housing assets in the Southwest US. The team brings expertise refined from hundreds of development projects and decades of experience to each engagement. Principal Ron Ziebart draws from more than 40 years’ experience in various development capacities including more than 20 years directly leading projects and team in the development of retirement communities  Link takes a highly localized approach to each development, strategically building to market depth and consumer expectations. This analytical development and investment strategy enhances Link’s ability to execute with certainty in challenging environments and conditions.

For more information about Link Senior Development, visit www.LinkSeniorDevelopment.com

About Insight Senior Living

Insight Senior Living, based out of West Linn, Oregon, specializes in new development senior living communities. Providing consulting during development and pre-opening and management services post opening. Led by CEO, LisaAnn Shelton, Insight Senior Living delivers over 30 years of senior living experience in initial development, pre-opening, acquisitions, new management services, and general operations.

Insight Senior Living believes that positive, meaningful relationships can bring positive results; that’s why their mission “Making a difference by cultivating purposeful connections-bringing joy and opportunity.” applies to all they serve, including residents, families, employees, vendors, and others.

For more information about Insight Senior Living, visit www.InsightSeniorLiving.com

Link Senior Development announces start of construction for Hacienda Crossing Senior Living in Yuma, Arizona.

Construction will begin October 2019 and is anticipated to be completed late November 2020. The community will have a total of 79 apartments comprising 55 assisted-living apartments and 24 memory care beds.

Lenity Architecture of Salem, OR is providing architectural design and oversight while Seabold Construction of Beaverton, OR is serving as General Contractor.

Hacienda Crossing is Link Senior Development’s fifth Arizona property.  Link anticipates ground breaking on two additional Arizona properties in the next six months in Prescott Valley, Arizona and Buckeye, Arizona.

Additional information may be found on Link Senior Development’s website: LinkSeniorDevelopment.com

Link Senior Development announces the completion of construction for the 108,471 square foot Lodge at North Ogden. The 122 unit facility contains 18 Independent Apartments, 82 Assisted Living Apartments, and 30 Memory Care beds. The facility is located N 400 E St and E 2600 N in North Ogden, Utah. The Lodge at North Ogden is Link Senior Development’s second project in Utah.

The Lodge at North Ogden has nineteen distinct floor plans to meet a range of resident needs. From private memory care apartments to share two bedroom-two bathroom independent and assisted apartments.

The Lodge at North Ogden will be managed by Watermark Retirement Communities of Tucson, AZ. Ankrom Moisian Associates of Portland, OR provided all architectural and oversight, Gerding Construction of Corvallis, OR provided General Contractor services, and UMB of Phoenix, AZ provided construction loan financing.