Are you ready to downsize to a smaller space? There are many benefits to downsizing from a house to an apartment and it is important to make sure you are making the right choice for yourself and your family. Here are 5 questions to ask yourself before downsizing.
In the beautiful state of Colorado, there are hundreds of ways to stay active, but what about ways to stay active in the comfort of your own neighborhood or community? At 55 Resort Apartments, there are various amenities that are here to help you lead a healthy and...
Take in these long summer nights with fantastic events and festivals in Northern Colorado. From Windsor to Fort Collins, there are many opportunities to enjoy the summer with live music, great food and delicious drinks. Explore Northern Colorado and get the most out...
Windsor’s newest 55+ community, 55 Resort Apartments at Water Valley, is now open. The 120-unit community features one and two-bedroom luxury apartment homes for adults ages 55 and older. With concierge-type service and a variety of state-of-the-art on-site amenities, 55 Resort Apartments brings a luxurious, lifestyle-centric community for independent adults to Water Valley.
When you’re ready to downsize from a home to an apartment, the idea of downsizing can feel overwhelming. Sorting through decades of family history and possessions can be a major challenge. How do you decide what stays and what goes? Here is a checklist to help you plan and make that transition as smooth as possible.
Many empty-nesters, pre-retirees and retirees choose to live in an independent adult community because of the lack of maintenance and on-site amenities. After they move in, they discover a whole other world of benefits of a 55-plus community they never considered – and that improve their lives considerably.
Northern Colorado is a great place to live at any time of year, but in the autumn, it’s particularly great. Beyond all the cultural, recreational and outdoor activities residents enjoy, they also enjoy a variety of Northern Colorado fall festivals.
Many people draw their friendships from professional acquaintances, parents of their kids’ friends or from continuing relationships from high school or college, so the idea of making friends after 55 can be a little daunting. Rest easy. If you’re relocating or just looking to expand your social circle, it’s very easy to make friends as an independent adult.
You spent several years and raised a family in a multi-bedroom home. If you’re like most Americans, you also spent years filling up your home with possessions. While it’s inevitable that you’ll need to trim the fat and let many items go when you downsize, knowing just how much space you actually need is much more involved than merely setting items aside for charity.
Baby boomers redefined America’s concept of golden years. Gone are those images of sitting on the porch in rocking chairs. Today’s 55-and-over crowd is fully committed to staying active in retirement. The best news? That active lifestyle leads to a healthier golden years.