Renting Versus Homeownership in Retirement

An older couple is standing in a home surrounding by boxes. Both the woman and man are holding two cardboard boxes and smiling.

As more and more Baby Boomers set their sights on retirement, the focus on retirement living has never been greater. Although every person’s situation is unique, there are a few qualities that most people are looking for—comfort, joy, and financial stability.  If you’re close to retirement or have just retired, naturally, you want to experience […]

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Senior Apartment Living: 5 Major Benefits Explained

In 2016, American Senior Communities® reported that nearly one million Americans were living in senior apartments or communities…and that number is expected to double by 2030! Senior apartment living offers a wide array of benefits, among them the ability to maintain independence, be a part of a community of like-minded peers, and the opportunity to […]

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Senior Housing Explained: How it Works and Costs

Are you looking for senior housing for yourself for a loved one? If so, there is a lot to consider. Senior housing developments come in all shapes and forms, and you should think about the benefits and drawbacks of each option carefully before you decide which senior housing is right for your specific needs. Take […]

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Senior Apartment Living: Benefits and Housing Options

Are you thinking about moving into a senior living community? Do you have a loved one who you feel might benefit from senior living apartments? If so, it would be our pleasure to help you. We are Shelby Park Manor, and it is our pleasure to provide an exceptional living environment for senior citizens. We […]

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7 Questions to Ask When Touring Senior Living Apartments

If you’re age 55 or older and considering moving to a more senior-friendly environment, now the fun begins. You get to visit the various retirement communities in your area, tour the premises and see what amenities they offer. But don’t forget to ask plenty of questions. After all, you want your new home to be […]

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Finding the Right Senior Living Community

You have decided to transition into a more suitable apartment for your golden years. While the transition should feel exciting, it can also feel a little nerve-racking. For some people, moving to independent senior living feels like the first phase in giving up their independence, but the key is to alter your viewpoint. The point […]

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9 Things To Consider When Choosing a 55 and Over Community

We understand the importance of researching your future home and neighborhood. When choosing your 55 and over community, it is crucial to understand your needs and wants. Senior communities are not the same as assisted living facilities. These communities, like ours, are designed for independent living. Before committing to one particular 55 and over community, […]

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