Financing Solutions

Healthcare and Senior Housing Properties

Meridian's Healthcare and Senior Housing Finance Platform

Meridian launched its healthcare and senior housing financing platform in 2011 and has since closed over $6 billion in financing for these unique property types.

Ari Adlerstein and Ari Dobkin currently serve as co-heads of Meridian's healthcare and senior housing finance platform. They are responsible for the origination, underwriting, and placement of loans pertaining to healthcare and senior housing properties and are specialists in this unique and operationally intensive property type. Together, they have closed over $3 billion in financing, with over $1 billion closed in 2017 alone.

In addition to this impressive volume of loans, Mr. Adlerstein and Mr. Dobkin have proven themselves as experts across a wide variety of financing types, including acquisition, construction, mezzanine, bridge and permanent as well as accounts receivables financing. To achieve outstanding outcomes for clients, the team works with a broad array of lenders spanning specialized banks, CMBS lenders, debt funds, life insurance companies and agency lending platforms.

In addition to debt capital, Mr. Adlerstein and Mr. Dobkin provide a broad array of advisory services such as equity capital markets and investment sales across all sub-asset classes of healthcare and senior housing properties.

Competitive Advantage

Meridian’s healthcare and senior housing finance platform is distinguished in the space by our uniquely broad product and services offering. With a foundation provided by the firm’s extensive history and lender relationships, our specialized healthcare and senior housing team has access to the strongest and widest variety of solutions and is constantly in the market with new transactions. This market-making function has earned Meridian a leadership position since the platform was founded.


Ari Adlerstein
Managing Director

Ari Dobkin
Managing Director