After Looking at All the Retirement Homes in Raleigh, NC, Springmoor Was an Easy Choice for The Robinsons
Having spent nearly four decades in the area, Martha and John Robinson certainly knew of most of the retirement homes in Raleigh, NC. When the Robinsons decided to make their move to a CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community), they didn’t hesitate in choosing Springmoor.
“We knew that Springmoor was one of the longest-established communities in the area,” John said. “We have had many friends living at Springmoor and had visited them many times, so we had a chance to become familiar with the community. We liked everything we saw, and of all the retirement homes in Raleigh, NC, Springmoor best suited our needs.” Continue reading →
It’s no secret that Raleigh is a great place to retire. With this in mind, the area often referred to as “The Triangle” (Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill) offers many options for those who have decided to make the move to a retirement community. The fact that there are so many senior living communities in the area, many of which are either a 55 and over or a CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community), means making your choice could be difficult. So, what are some key differences between a CCRC like Springmoor and the 55 and over communities in Raleigh? Continue reading →
How a nationwide search led Ellen and Michael to Springmoor
For the past 15 years and until this past June, Ellen and Michael Rogers lived in Eugene, OR, home of the University of Oregon. When Ellen retired from her work at the university, the pair moved across the country to Springmoor – a move that was years in the making.
A few years ago, the two decided that when the time came, they wanted to relocate to a CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community), and Eugene had none. So, Michael embarked on a nationwide digital search for the perfect place to retire, and it had to be a CCRC. The pair eliminated a few regions right away – the cost of California, the cold of the Northeast, the heat of the deep South, the crowds of major cities – and then discovered that the Raleigh, NC area was home to several CCRCs. After looking into Raleigh further, they made their choice on a general location as a start. Continue reading →
When you plan for retirement, you have to consider many factors: services, amenities, residence options and the location — not just what is offered inside the community, but around the community. What’s nearby? Choosing a Continuing Care Retirement Community, or CCRC, in North Carolina comes with quite a few perks, including stunning geography, solid beneficial tax laws and weather that is more accommodating, while still providing the seasonal changes that many of us love. Continue reading →
Many of us plan to travel when we retire, and often we are focused on exotic locations that require planes, trains and automobiles to get there. Although those kinds of trips are always wonderful adventures, Raleigh retirement communities offer access to the experiences you seek when you travel – art, food, history, culture – in a warm, friendly city (with easy access to planes, trains and automobiles for new adventures).
Here are 10 signs that Raleigh retirement communities might be right for you:
If you are looking for independent living in Raleigh, NC, consider Springmoor. This warm and welcoming community features a variety of residences, services and amenities to support your busy, eventful life, and it offers a secure future that you can feel confident in. Springmoor’s continuum of care means living with assurance, knowing you have the access you want to healthcare services if you ever need them.
Independent living in Raleigh gives you the freedom to maintain your active lifestyle and to take advantage of everything the city has to offer, while you can also enjoy the natural beauty of the Springmoor campus at home. The campus grounds are home to mature trees, flower beds, green grass and much more.