Competitor Analysis for Senior Living

​​​Know Your Competition BETTER Than They Know You

What makes one senior living community thrive in a particular marketplace while others appear to struggle?

Is one assisted living community's pet-friendly policy the secret to attracting new residents? Are the dining and activities programs far superior? Is pricing playing a crucial role? Or does one community havefar superior online reviews, a more engaging website, or more effective salespeople?

Conducting a thorough Competitor Analysis will help answer these questions and more. A comprehensive Competitor Analysis identifies threats from the competition, but more importantly, identifies opportunities to leverage a community's advantages to outshine the competition. 

In most markets, prospects have MANY choices for senior living. And rarely is a decision made based solely on price. Being vigilant about monitoring the competitive landscape is essential to staying relevant in the mind of today's prospect. New and renovated choices change the competitive environment daily.  Research into your competitors can help you make adjustments to turn the prospect decision-making process in your community's favor.

Don't lose another day wondering how your community stacks up relative to other choices in your area.  Let the Senior Source Consulting Group conduct a thorough Competitor Analysis to gather objective data and actionable insight on your behalf.

For more information, contact us today.  

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Grace Management, Inc.
Brookdale Senior Living

At Senior Source Consulting Group we take a multi-pronged approach to analyzing the competitive landscape. We not only collect objective data such as rates, square footage, and the services included in the monthly fee, but we also report on "soft data" such as first and lasting impressions,perceptions of trust and friendliness, value creation, and the effectiveness of the sales process. And now, we also indicate how successful teams are at demonstrating credibility when communicating in a COVID-19 world. 

Our Competitor Analysis also considers the online experienceto give you a 360-degree view of the prospect experience relative to the choices in your market.


With 97% of purchase decisions beginning online, how does your website experience compare to the competitors in your market? What do online reviews and ratings say about your community vs. the competition? Are social media sites and online directories more effective in telling your community's story or that of other choices in your market?  


How well does your community roll out the red carpet for prospects relative to your competitors? How quickly are inquiries responded to? Is the competition creating more value or delivering a more personal, memorable, and effective customer experience? Which communities have mastered the art of the virtual tour? 

Senior Source Consulting Group offers a variety of ways to learn more about the Rates and Customer Experience being delivered in any market.

We use only experienced senior living professionals to conduct mystery shops and competitor analysis projects. We use this industry experience to help our clients identify opportunitiesto beat the competition. 

Our industry-specific consultants will provide actionable insight and a full report detailing solid recommendations and immediate action steps (Bright Ideas!) to help you gain a superior position in each market you serve. 

Senior Source Consulting Group's Competitor Analysis includes the following areas. 

  • Sales Process Effectiveness 
  • Virtual Tour Effectiveness
  • Electronic Brochures & Pricing Data Collected 
  • Competitive Data Spreadsheet 
  • SWOT Analysis
  • Market Demographics Overview
  • Strategic Recommendations & Immediate Action Steps for Improvement (Bright Ideas!) 
  • Telephone & In-Person Research Available
  • Website Customer Experience Research Available
  • Online Reviews & Reputation Analysis
  • Projects are 100% Customizable 

Prospects are said to compare 3 to 4 senior living communities prior to making a decision -- what factors will sway a prospect's decision in your community's favor?

"I used Senior Source Consulting for a project that involved market analysis and a series of various shops. They did a thorough job and went out of their way to turn it around quickly so I could include analysis in my presentation at an important meeting."

Rebecca Wheeler

Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Brookdale Senior Living

SeniorSource Consulting Group

​"Yes! The Best market analysis I have ever read! Thorough and enjoyable to read! Will produce great strategic plans because of it!"

​Patti Hanna

Regional Director of Marketing & Sales

Grace Management, Inc.

Senior Source Consulting Group

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