There are certain milestones in life when you need to make a big decision: college, marriage, first home, children and aging in place. But what exactly is aging in place?Continue reading →
You’re an active, social older adult, and when you consider the idea of moving to a continuing care retirement community (or CCRC) you may think, “No way, I’m not ready yet! I’ll go to one of those places when I need to.” However, many seniors with this mindset are actually doing themselves (and their families) a disservice.Continue reading →
With its 43-acre, park-like campus that attracts residents and visitors alike, spring at Springmoor is truly something special. From well-kept lawns and gardens to unique courtyards and nature trails, any location on campus provides a great view of springtime blooms.
To better understand how the campus remains so beautiful, Springmoor’s landscaping manager, Thom Morgan, shared some behind-the-scenes details. With more than 20 years of experience at Springmoor and a background in landscape architecture, Thom has the knowledge, team and tools to keep Springmoor looking its best all year – and the spring season is a great one to highlight.Continue reading →
“A good home must be made, not bought.” – Joyce Maynard, novelist and journalist
One of the most fun parts about moving to a senior living community is transforming a blank slate into your new, modern home. Each part of your house (the layout, the colors, the floors, the kitchen, the furniture) comes together to create a quiet, peaceful and private place just for you. Springmoor offers many home customization options, and you can select and customize each aspect to your liking. When you move in, you’ll have an efficient home that meets each of your wants and needs.Continue reading →
It’s no secret that Raleigh, NC is a great place to retire. The Raleigh metro area offers countless social, cultural, educational and historical attractions, including museums, theaters, galleries and top-flight universities. The city’s overall richness means there’s always something new to do and something new to see. Forbes even named Raleigh one of 2018’s Best Places to Retire.
Beyond that, since Raleigh is such a popular retirement destination, many options for senior living abound, including 55+ communities, age-restricted communities and Life Plan Communities, which are also known as Continuing Care Retirement Communities (or CCRCs). Many retirement communities exist in Raleigh, NC, and it can sometimes be difficult to find the one that’s right for you.Continue reading →
With its Raleigh locale, Springmoor is nestled in one of the more economically vibrant areas of the U.S. As part of the famous Research Triangle, Raleigh has attracted people from across the country to study at the area’s outstanding universities (e.g., Duke, UNC Chapel Hill, NC State) or work for cutting-edge firms such as Red Hat.
With a plethora of seniors retiring in Raleigh, the region’s retirement virtues have prompted recognition from a variety of outlets. Continue reading →