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Falcon Woods Apartments Receive Community’s Choice Award

On Tuesday, May 16, Wallick Communities was delighted to attend…
May 19, 2023/by James Hagerman

Amy Albery Honored in Columbus Business First’s Women of Influence Awards

May 12, 2023/by James Hagerman

Wallick Communities to become latest employee-owned firm in Columbus area

April 12, 2023/by James Hagerman

Wallick Communities Announces Ownership Change

April 11, 2023/by James Hagerman

Alexis Dunfee Promoted to SVP of Development

Please join us in congratulating Alexis Dunfee on her promotion…
January 18, 2023/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Announces Leadership Promotions

Bryan Lenzo was promoted to Senior Vice President of Human Resources.…
October 5, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Reaches Major Milestone

Wallick Communities is now the proud employer of over 1,000 associates.…
July 8, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Mt. Orab PD Donates Basketball Equipment to Hyde Park West

When Officer McKenzie noticed the missing backboard at Hyde Park…
July 5, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Participates in Columbus Pride

The Stonewall Columbus Pride Festival and March celebrated 38…
June 28, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Awarded Two Tax Credit Deals

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) awarded Wallick Communities…
June 28, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Acquires Two Ohio Communities

Wallick recently acquired two affordable apartment communities…
June 28, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Join Wallick at Columbus Pride Festival

Wallick Communities is proud to participate in the Stonewall…
June 16, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Uses Latest Technology to Connect with Seniors

Here’s a sneak peek of Wallick Senior Living’s (WSL) latest…
May 11, 2022/by Sirena Frost

New Homes, Bright Outlook: Wallick Featured in Affordable Housing News

May 11, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Resident Success Story: New Country, New Kitchen

When Mr. and Mrs. Roman moved to the mainland…
April 15, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Resident Success Story: He’s Wirth It

Highpoint’s resident, Mr. Wirth, was having difficulty taking…
March 7, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Applewood Village Recognized as the Best of Newark

Applewood Village was selected as the Best of Newark Award winner…
February 3, 2022/by Sirena Frost

KHC Awards Wallick 9% LIHTC Award

The Kentucky Housing Corporation announced their 2022 9% low-income…
February 3, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Associates Help Refugees Find Homes

In partnering with Ethiopian Tewahedo Social Services (ETSS)…
January 26, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Closes on Fenner Ridge Apartments

In mid-2020, Wallick received Low Income Housing Tax Credits…
January 11, 2022/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Closes on Meadow Valley

Last Thursday marked Wallick's closing of Meadow Valley, a soon-to-be…
December 15, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Acquires Three Affordable Communities

Wallick Communities recently acquired three affordable apartment…
December 2, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Awarded 1.2M in Housing Credits

Wallick recently received a 9% tax credit award. The Indiana…
December 2, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Communities announces first projects in North Carolina and Detroit

November 22, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Senior Living Commemorates Veterans Day

Yesterday was the yearly holiday honoring America's veterans…
November 16, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Celebrates The Crescent Grand Opening

On Thursday, many joined us in celebrating the grand opening…
November 2, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Mayor Rita Ali Tours Parkwood Commons

The mayor of Peoria, IL, Dr. Rita Ali, visited Parkwood Commons…
October 19, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Closes on Tenth Senior Living Community

Last Friday marked the closing of The Ashford of Beavercreek,…
October 12, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Cornerstone Crossing Celebrates Grand Opening

Cornerstone Crossing Senior Apartments, a new affordable apartment…
September 20, 2021/by Sirena Frost

New Wallick Communities CEO Amy Albery stays focused with values learned on the farm

September 13, 2021/by Sirena Frost

CEO Tom Feusse Retires After 15 Years

This letter was posted on behalf of CEO Tom Feusse. 

To our…
August 31, 2021/by Sirena Frost

The Ashford of Grove City Celebrates Grand Opening

Last Wednesday, August 18, The Ashford of Grove City (AGC) celebrated…
August 31, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Awarded Funds for Two New Communities

Wallick Communities received two separate awards to fund Summergrove…
August 16, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Vote for Parkwood Commons for the AHF Readers’ Choice Award

Parkwood Commons, one of Wallick’s affordable housing developments,…
July 28, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Developer Rescues Struggling Illinois Project

July 28, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Detroit touts low-income tax credits toward $150M in affordable housing projects- Wallick to co-develop

July 26, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Dr. Douglas Scharre to Host Memory Loss Seminar at The Grove Columbus

The Grove at Oakleaf Village Memory Care Community is hosting…
July 7, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Oakleaf Village of Sylvania and The Grove Voted Best in Toledo

Mature Living News' annual Readers' Choice Awards has announced Oakleaf…
July 7, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Senior communities offer upscale amenities to attract tenants

April 29, 2021/by Sirena Frost

COVID-19 vaccinations transforming lives at The Ashford of Mt. Washington

April 20, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Sarah Malone promoted to CFO

Wallick Communities is pleased to promote Sarah Malone to Chief…
April 8, 2021/by Sirena Frost

COO Amy Albery recognized as one of Affordable Housing’s Leading Women

April 6, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Vote for The Ashford of Grove City for Best of the ‘Bus today!

The Ashford of Grove City (AGC) was nominated to win the “best…
April 6, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Oakleaf Village and The Grove Sylvania are up for awards!

Oakleaf Village and The Grove Sylvania are up for awards!

April 6, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Columbus-area developer plans $18M assisted living community in Beavercreek

March 16, 2021/by Sirena Frost

$19.7M Rehabilitation Of Parkwood Commons Complex Nears Completion

March 9, 2021/by Sirena Frost

Assisted Living Facility Residents Receive COVID-19 Vaccine – WCMH NBC4

January 12, 2021/by Sirena Frost

$10 million project provides workforce housing

January 11, 2021/by Sirena Frost

The Ashford of Grove City senior-living community to open Jan. 4

December 17, 2020/by Sirena Frost

Oakleaf Village resident celebrates 107th birthday with 375 cards

November 24, 2020/by Sirena Frost

COVID-19 and senior care: Why senior living solutions are needed now more than ever

We asked 250 Caregivers and seniors about their thoughts and…
November 18, 2020/by Bill Meyer

Senior living communities help residents and families adjust to new normal

October 29, 2020/by Sirena Frost

How older adults are adjusting to the pandemic

October 27, 2020/by Sirena Frost

Stephanie Hess Promoted to Senior Vice President of Senior Living Operations

We are pleased to reveal Wallick Communities promoted Stephanie…
October 13, 2020/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Communities Names Rita Bishop-Aimar, Senior Vice President, Affordable Housing Operations

July 14, 2020/by Bill Meyer

Ashford on Broad Provides Free Meals for Gahanna Senior Center

July 9, 2020/by Sirena Frost

Leadership Transition Announcement

Today, with great excitement and anticipation, we are…
July 7, 2020/by Bill Meyer

Our Response to Racism, Diversity & Inclusion

Sadly and ashamedly, we recognize and acknowledge racism still…
June 5, 2020/by Sirena Frost

OHFA Awards Wallick over $827,000 in Tax Credits

Wallick Communities received $827,540 in Low Income Housing Tax…
June 1, 2020/by Sirena Frost

Ashford on Broad Hosts Parade for Residents

These past few months have been trying to say the least. Especially…
June 1, 2020/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Gives Frontline Staff Hourly Bonus, Extends Sick Leave

Wallick Communities announced on Thursday, April 9 that it is…
April 17, 2020/by Sirena Frost

New Team Drives Development Activity Well Above Expectations

December 10, 2019/by Bill Meyer

Beth Loomis Receives OALA’s Honoring Excellence Award

We are proud to announce Housekeeping Supervisor Beth Loomis…
December 3, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Associates Volunteer for LifeTown Columbus

LifeTown Columbus is a realistic indoor “city” where students…
November 8, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Investing $27.7M+ in Communities

November 1, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Raises Equity via Opportunity Zone Fund

October 31, 2019/by Bill Meyer

Blacklick Crossing ‘Intake’ Overflows

September 11, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Tidwell, Ashford Residents Join Heart of Service’s Annual Backpack Drive

It’s more than a backpack. It’s a fresh start. 

August 23, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Leverages Internal Social Media to Drive Affordable Housing Occupancy

July 2, 2019/by Bill Meyer

Sturbridge Featured on Good Day Marketplace

Cast and crew from FOX 28’s show Columbus Good Day Marketplace popped over to The Ashford at Sturbridge on Thursday to capture footage for an upcoming segment. Reporter Cameron Fontana had the chance to chat with Stephanie Hess, VP of Senior Living Operations, about how The Ashford at Sturbridge works to provide quality care and living arrangements to seniors in Hilliard, OH.
June 18, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Expands Presence to Iowa

In May, Wallick Communities closed on the acquisition of Wapello…
June 4, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Congressman Stivers, Senator Kunze Among Others Attend Sturbridge Grand Opening


On Tuesday, The Ashford at Sturbridge in Hilliard,…
April 19, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Kentucky Housing Corporation Awards Wallick $1.43 Million in Housing Credits

Recently, the Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC) awarded Wallick…
February 4, 2019/by Sirena Frost

Year in Review: The Best of Wallick’s 2018

January 28, 2019/by Bill Meyer

Hurricane Maria Victims Find Refuge at Highland Village

In 2017, disaster struck Puerto Rico when Category 5 Hurricane…
December 18, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Heart of Service Spreads Holiday Joy at Ashford Communities

With the holidays can come joy and cheer, but also snow and frigid…
December 11, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Unveils $7.1 Million Memory Care Community at Grand Opening Celebration

After 18 months in development, The Grove at Oakleaf Village…
November 19, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Works to Shape Industry Through Advocacy and Education

November 1, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Associates Build the Dream of Home Ownership with Habitat for Humanity

Affordable, decent housing is one of the most basic human needs;…
October 31, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Welcomes Sen. Hornback, State Rep. Rand & Other Officials to KY Grand Reopening

Senator Paul Hornback and State Representative Rick Rand were…
October 29, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Promotes Paul Koehler to Chief Administrative Officer

It’s Wallick’s pleasure to announce Paul Koehler has been…
October 19, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Grand Reopening at Cypress Commons after $7 Million Rehab

Wallick Communities has completed a $7 million renovation at…
October 19, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Here’s a Sneak Peek of The Ashford at Sturbridge

It was going to take a lot more than chilly temps and drizzly…
October 3, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Completes New, Innovative Memory Care Community

September 18, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Construction on The Grove Columbus Wraps Up

The Grove Columbus is Wallick’s second memory care community…
September 18, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick’s Development Team Announces Change

It’s Wallick’s pleasure to announce that John Leonard has…
September 10, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Andrew Piletz Joins Wallick as Director of Marketing, Senior Living

Meet Andrew, our new Director of Marketing for Senior Living.…
September 1, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Acquires Affordable Housing Portfolio

August 7, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Congressman Bill Johnson Speaks at Lawrence Manor’s Grand Reopening

On Thursday, Congressman Bill Johnson was in South Point, OH…
August 6, 2018/by Bill Meyer

The Ashford on Broad Ranked First Among Columbus Assisted Living Communities for Resident Satisfaction

The Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, a division…
July 19, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick’s Senior Living Operations Announce Change

To strengthen support for its growing portfolio of affordable…
July 3, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Ranks Second on Cincinnati MHA’s Preferred Developer List

On Tuesday, the Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority (Cincinnati…
June 29, 2018/by Sirena Frost

63 Individuals Hired at Job Fair Held by Resident Resources Network

An innovative approach to the traditional job fair led to more…
June 20, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Three Residents Awarded Jack Wallick Scholarships

Congratulations to the following residents, who have been awarded…
June 15, 2018/by Sirena Frost

The Grove Columbus Hosts First Event Since Groundbreaking

Dozens of business partners and community members eagerly arrived…
June 6, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick’s Senior Living Communities Focus on Residents’ Needs, Not Market Demand

June 4, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Daines Village Moving Forward after Wallick Receives Housing Tax Credit Award

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) recently awarded Wallick…
May 30, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Continues to Rehabilitate Affordable Communities Across Kentucky

April 16, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Congressman Bill Johnson Visits Wallick’s Corporate Office

After passing up his visit in January due to delays in the spending…
April 10, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Matt Loges Joins Wallick Communities as Executive Director of The Ashford at Sturbridge

We are pleased to announce that Matt Loges has accepted the position…
April 9, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Batavia Village Named OHFA’s Featured Property of the Month

In March, the Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) selected Batavia…
March 20, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Builds Management Team to Support Growth

March 16, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Sarah Malone Joins Wallick Communities as SVP of Asset Management

Meet Sarah, our new Senior Vice President of Asset Management.…
March 15, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Adds Final Touches to New Corporate Office

With the creative expertise of ExhibitPro, a full-service exhibit…
March 6, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick’s Construction Team Driving Enhanced Performance Under New Leadership

February 14, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Exclusive: New Albany Developer Plans Assisted-Living Facility in Grove City

February 12, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Year in Review: Wallick’s Top Stories from 2017

January 12, 2018/by Bill Meyer

Wallick’s Affordable Housing Communities Receive Makeovers

This summer, Wallick celebrated the grand re-openings of three…
January 9, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Featured in Two Leading Industry Publications

Wallick Communities was pleased to be recognized by Tax Credit…
January 8, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Associates Focus on Giving Back

With several communities in development and others coming on-line,…
January 8, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Expands to New Territories

In 2017, Wallick acquired over 600 new affordable apartments,…
January 8, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick’s Innovation of Affordable Senior Living Continues

What was once just a concept, has now become reality. In 2017…
January 8, 2018/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Communities: Promoting Affordable Housing Through Advocacy

December 12, 2017/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Welcomes Jenni Yeagley, Regional Vice President

Jenni Yeagley, our new regional vice president, has officially…
December 12, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Attends Ohio Housing Conference

The Ohio Housing Conference has brought together investors, government…
November 20, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Congresswoman Joyce Beatty Attends Oakleaf Columbus’ Veterans Day Program

With one hand over their heart, nearly 40 residents and guests…
November 15, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Officially Settles in New Albany Office

Wallick has officially moved to the second floor of Market &…
November 13, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Breaks Ground on Third Ashford Community

October 17, 2017/by Bill Meyer

Almost 60 Associates Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity

From framing to landscaping and everything in-between, almost…
October 11, 2017/by Sirena Frost

We’re Moving! Wallick’s Corporate Office to Relocate to New Albany

September 12, 2017/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Grows Indiana Portfolio

Recently, Wallick acquired two affordable apartment communities…
September 11, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Works on Affordable Assisted-Living Model

August 31, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Pat Tiberi Speaks at Georgetown Senior Apartments’ Grand Re-Opening

Georgetown Senior Apartments welcomed Congressman Pat Tiberi…
August 30, 2017/by Sirena Frost

The Ashfords Welcome Federal, State & Local Officials to Grand Openings

It’s been a busy month for Wallick as its newest assisted living…
August 25, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Expands Affordable Senior Living Portfolio with New Memory Care Community

August 8, 2017/by Bill Meyer

2017 Jack Wallick Memorial Scholarship Recipients Announced

Every spring, the Jack Wallick Memorial Scholarship program awards…
July 26, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Ryan Herchenroether Joins Wallick Communities as VP of Senior Living Development

Please join us in welcoming Ryan Herchenroether, the new Vice…
June 24, 2017/by Sirena Frost

The New Faces of Assisted Living

June 14, 2017/by Bill Meyer

Dig In! Wallick Communities Officially Breaks Ground on 2nd Memory Care Community

On May 17, Wallick Communities welcomed nearly 50 guests to the…
May 30, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Let’s Get Healthy! Roll Hill Kicks-Off 6th Annual Health Fair with 1 1/2 Mile Power Walk

Residents of Villages at Roll Hill had a healthy start to their…
April 6, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Congratulations! Jessica Smith, Wallick Resident & Jerry Grier Scholarship Recipient, Graduates from Morehead State University

The Jerry Grier Scholarship Program was founded in 2014 by the…
March 28, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Welcomes Joe Hall, Development Manager

Wallick Communities is pleased to announce the newest addition…
March 24, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Mothers of Roll Hill Community Come Together to Tackle Infant Mortality in Hamilton County

On February 13, the Villages at Roll Hill opened the doors of…
March 8, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Carriage Hill Receives Great Deal of Support After Fire Destroys Building 12

On Sunday, February 26 at approximately 4 p.m., a fire was reported…
March 3, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Amy Albery and Bill Hinga Represent Wallick Communities at Annual Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition Meeting

At the end of January, Amy Albery, Senior Vice President, Asset…
February 10, 2017/by Sirena Frost

Wallick Welcomes John Leonard, SVP, Construction

Wallick Communities is pleased to welcome John Leonard, Senior…
October 17, 2016/by Sirena Frost

Grand Re-Opening and Renovations of Taylor Ridge Apartments

Independence KY – Federal, state and local officials and development…
August 5, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Grand Re-Opening and Renovations of Falcon Woods

Holland, MI – U.S. Congressman Bill Huizenga and other federal,…
August 5, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Rep. Huizenga commends $5.5M affordable housing rehab in Holland Township

August 2, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Communities Welcomes Marian Jones

Wallick Communities welcomes Marian Jones, Vice President of…
July 15, 2016/by Bill Meyer

‘Mama Lisa’ builds community in a Cincinnati ‘village’

July 8, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Awarded Tax Credits for Cypress Commons Rehab

Wallick Communities was recently awarded federal Low-Income Housing…
June 24, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Receives Housing Credits for 3 Kentucky Communities

This spring, Wallick Communities received $1.2 million in Low-Income…
June 7, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Receives OCCH Award

On May 26,the Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing (OCCH) recognized…
June 1, 2016/by Bill Meyer

#2 in the nation for Substantial Rehabs
Affordable Housing Finance - 2015 (#1 in 2012)
April 18, 2016/by Bill Meyer

42nd largest owner in the nation
Affordable Housing Finance - 2015
April 18, 2016/by Bill Meyer

OHFA Features Wallick Communities in 2016 Congressional Report

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency recently released their 2016…
April 8, 2016/by Bill Meyer

50 Years of Care, Character & Collaboration

March 17, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Adds 10 Columbus MHA Properties to Management Portfolio

Earlier this month, Wallick Communities began providing property…
March 10, 2016/by Bill Meyer

25th largest manager in the nation
The National Affordable Housing Management Association - 2015
February 9, 2016/by Bill Meyer

Heart of Service: Holiday Help

Earlier this week, Wallick Communities volunteers provided dinner…
December 21, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Words of Inspiration: CEO Tom Feusse Addresses Ohio Housing Conference Attendees

Ohio Housing Conference 2015
December 4, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Peoria Portfolio Gets Facelift

November 12, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Wallick to start construction on $10M Whitehall assisted-living facility

June 2, 2015/by aaron scamihorn

Bob Daines: Honoring Our Friend & Colleague

May 14, 2015/by Bill Meyer

10th in the nation for Acquisitions
Affordable Housing Finance - 2014
March 1, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Forges New Ground in Assisted Living

Wallick Communities is one step closer to introducing an assisted…
February 23, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Local Nonprofits Benefit from Ramada Purchase

Imagine purchasing a hotel that is to be repurposed and having…
February 13, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Hotel furniture in charities’ hands

February 12, 2015/by Bill Meyer

40th largest owner in the nation
Affordable Housing Finance - 2014
February 2, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Wallick to start construction on $10M Whitehall assisted-living facility

January 5, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Sintel sells Ramada in Whitehall ahead of Wallick redevelopment

January 2, 2015/by Bill Meyer

Wallick’s Newest Business Unit Brings Value to Owners

Since its creation in late 2012, Wallick’s Asset Management…
December 2, 2014/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Communities — Finalist for Business First Best Places to Work Award

Two of Wallick Communities’ most important, ongoing business…
November 18, 2014/by Bill Meyer

Wallick Does it Again — Redefining Senior Living

Nearly 30 years ago Wallick redefined and raised the bar for…
November 3, 2014/by Bill Meyer

Congressman visits county: Tours housing project

March 24, 2014/by Bill Meyer

8th in the nation for Acquisitions
Affordable Housing Finance - 2013
January 16, 2014/by Bill Meyer

#1 in the nation for Substantial Rehabs
Affordable Housing Finance - 2012 (Top 10 in 2011, 2013)
March 21, 2013/by mike rendel

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