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Predictable Living Costs at Charlestown

What if you could fold almost every one of your bills into one affordable payment, so you could write just one check a month? At Charlestown, you can!

In addition to a one-time Refundable Entrance Deposit, you’ll make one payment each month to cover your Monthly Service Package, which streamlines nearly all of your day-to-day expenses into one predictable bill. Best of all, the cost of your Monthly Service Package stays predictable for a year!


What’s Included?

Your Monthly Service package covers almost all of your typical homeowner expenses:

  • All maintenance and home repairs
  • Telephone, including unlimited long distance and international calls
  • Internet
  • Cable TV
  • Replacement of appliances
  • Flexible dining plans for meals in any on-site restaurant
  • Trash and recycling removal
  • Heating and cooling costs
  • Landscaping and snow removal
  • All utilities 
  • Property taxes
  • Scheduled shuttle service
  • 24-hour security and emergency response

Plus, access to these community amenities:

  • On-site medical center and pharmacy
  • All-season pool and hot tub
  • Computer lab with high speed Internet
  • Fitness center
  • Creative arts studio
  • Marketplace convenience stores
  • Salons and day spas
  • PNC ® bank and ATM

When you live here, you can budget so easily because you know what the bill is going to be.
Ed and Mary Lou Hastry

Sample Monthly Service Package Pricing

Prices accurate as of January 1, 2018. Costs vary depending on the size and style of the home. The Monthly Service Package is adjusted annually by the not-for-profit Board of Directors in relation to labor, energy, and food costs.

Apartment Home TypeMonthly Cost
Deluxe studio$1,754
Large one bedroom$2,018
Extra large one bedroom with den$2,384
Two bedroom, one bath$2,384
Two bedroom, two bath$2,582–$2,780
Luxury two bedroom, two bath with sunroom and/or den$2,826–$2,924

Second person Monthly Service Package—$860 per month.