Finding a new home for yourself or a loved one can be overwhelming, moving is a big change. There is a lot to consider from nearby amenities, the right size home and proximity to family and friends. Luckily, there are so many options for senior housing, you can find exactly what you’re looking for. For those who still have their independence, 55+ living is a great option to meet all the needs seniors have in retirement. Below you will find some of the many incredible options one is sure to enjoy while living in a 55+ community.
Selective Choice of Living
Whether you’d prefer an apartment or a cottage, 55+ communities such as The Avenues often offer both! Along with the spacious options, the rent prices are competitive when you factor in traditional home ownership. Independent living units often include utilities, onsite maintenance, covered parking, shared common areas and access to a community social calendar, and, no annual property taxes or home insurance to worry about You can’t get much better than that.
While amenities vary based on your choice of living, there are so many options that will guarantee your move to be positive and comfortable. Independent living quarters include: central A/C with personal thermostat, master bathrooms, walk-in shower, contemporary kitchen designs with features like granite countertops, wood cabinets, stainless steel appliances, built-in microwave and oven, and so much more! There are other optional inclusions such as a fireplace, dining room/den, and more.
Comfortable and Social Environment
A big benefit to a 55+ living community is meeting new people, but equally important is maintaining your existing relationships with ample space to entertain. When touring a community consider if there are areas where you would feel comfortable visiting with friends or relaxing and reading a book, along with coffee and good internet. Don’t forget to explore the outdoors to make sure the grounds are well kept with comfortable outdoor living spaces such as gardens, BBQs and firepits.
Healthy and Active Lifestyle
Consider if the residents you interact with have similar interest to yours. Do you like to be part of a book club or play billiards and games? Or are you more adventuresome and prefer to visit local parks or visit the city? Look for cues such as social calendars or onsite concierge to see if the 55+ community you’re touring has the lifestyle you’re looking for.
At The Avenues Crofton Park we offer our residents the best of the best. You or your loved one will, without a doubt, feel at home immediately and be comfortable in the beautiful community.