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Why Retire in Greenville, South Carolina

9 Reasons to Make the Move to Greenville, South Carolina Older Americans are on the move. Though just 17% of the U.S. population is 65 and older, almost 30% of moves in 2020 were made by people in that age group, according to moving and relocation company United Van Lines.  Also, a separate 2020 moving …

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How to Find the Right Senior Living Community

Tips to Find the Senior Living Community, for you! Some terms don’t fully capture the variety of what they describe. Think of the terms “pickup truck” or “electric guitar.” Certainly, there’s more than just one type of each of these. There are so many different versions, in fact, that a prospective buyer will want to …

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What Are the Advantages of Senior Living Communities Since COVID-19?

It’s been a long, challenging 15 months since the first case of COVID-19 appeared in Washington state. Although we’re not out of the woods yet, the future looks much brighter today than it did just a few months ago. The vaccine rollout has helped. We also know much more about how the virus is spread …

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The Best Time to Move into a Continuing Care Retirement Community

Some seniors believe they shouldn’t move to senior living, retirement community until they need care, but the best time to move into a continuing care retirement community may be earlier than you think. There are a number of benefits to moving into independent living while you’re still active. First, What Is a Continuing Care Retirement …

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Senior Independent Living Myths

Despite the incredible progress in the assisted and senior living industry, myths and outdated stereotypes persist. We don’t want these misconceptions to keep any active adult from embracing the lifestyle benefits of independent living or the long-term care support a community can provide if a resident needs it. To help older adults make the right, …

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Life Plan Community (CCRC) vs. Rental Community

What Retirement Community is Right for you? If you’re considering a move to a retirement community, you may be wondering which type of community is right for you. To help answer that question, we explain two types of senior living communities in the following paragraphs: rental retirement communities and continuing care retirement communities aka Life …

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Why Choose an Over 55 Community?

“Senior living is only for ‘old’ people.” “I’ll lose my independence.” “There’s nothing to do.”  Have you heard these common misperceptions? If your only experience with retirement communities was decades ago, you may believe that they’re synonymous with nursing homes. In reality, senior living communities are more like resorts than anything else. Just as society’s …

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Fall Things to Do in Greenville, SC

We may be biased (okay, we definitely are), but we believe every season is beautiful here in Greenville, SC. Maybe that’s because every season offers unique colors, scents, tastes and opportunities to explore, express yourself and even find yourself. In fact, we’re so passionate about sharing great things to do in Greenville, SC that we …

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Best Places to Take Your Dog in Greenville, SC

Why People Love Dogs: Humans and dogs have lived side by side for approximately 10,000 years, and this unique interspecies relationship shows no sign of diminishing. In fact, living with a dog has been proven to provide substantial physical and mental benefits. Research states that interactions with dogs encourage us to be more physically active, …

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How to Decide What to Keep When You Downsize your Home

Practical Tips for How to Downsize The ideas of downsizing and decluttering your home are having their moment in popular media lately, but — unlike some other trends — downsizing has real benefits, especially if you’re considering moving to a senior living community in Greenville, SC. Living with less clutter can enhance your everyday experience …

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