Moving from a long-time home to a new, easier-to-manage residence in an independent living community is a major transition for older adults. Like any big change or shift in life, relocating can be uncomfortable, even when you’re looking forward to all the amenities and benefits that come with independent living! Thankfully, there are many ways […]
What to Do with Sentimental Items when Moving to Independent Living
Moving and downsizing is made easier with these helpful tips for organizing and streamlining your belongings. […]
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Independent Living
Many older adults say they want to remain independent for as long as possible. However, the decision to “age in place” isn’t as simple as it may seem. A large family home can feel empty when adult children move out. Keeping up with chores and home maintenance tasks can become overwhelming. Living alone at home […]
Retirement Your Way: How to Decide Where to Spend Your Retirement
As you’ve saved and planned for your retirement over the years, the thought “Where should I retire?” has probably crossed your mind. The reality is, there’s no one right answer to this question—it all depends on your personal interests, needs, and priorities. Whether you choose to downsize to a smaller home in the same town […]
When is the Right Time to Move to Independent Living?
How do you envision spending your retirement years? If you’re like most other retirees, you’re probably looking forward to traveling, meeting new friends, and trying out new hobbies. After all, retirement is supposed to be a time filled with rest, relaxation, and fun. Unfortunately, many retirees find themselves limited by their current living situation. The […]
What’s Trending in Today’s Independent Living Communities?
As more and more older adults reach retirement age, independent living communities are adjusting to reflect the next generation’s needs and preferences. From design updates to changes in the services and amenities offered within the community, modern independent living communities are continually evolving. Let’s take a look at some of the top trends you can […]