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Here's what's been happening at Fox Run in Novi.

‘Living the perfect retirement’

Sep 17, 2020

New Fox Run resident says she’s glad she moved in 2020

Novi, Mich. -- Rachael Frizzell moved to Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living in Novi, Michigan, in March, just a few days before Michigan and most of the rest of the world began sheltering at home to slow the spread of COVID-19—and she says the timing couldn’t have been better.

Rachael previously lived in a house on a lake in White Lake Township....

Why Move to Fox Run Now?

Sep 3, 2020

New residents motivated by hot real estate market, maintenance-free lifestyle and more

Novi, Mich. – September 3, 2020 – When Judy Mattingly moved to Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living , earlier this year, she had no idea what 2020 would bring. But like the other 1,300 residents who live at Fox Run, Judy takes great comfort in the secure lifestyle the community provides, in good times and through life’s challenges, including the coronavirus pandemic.

Mattingly, a retired teacher, previously lived...

Senior well-being is “more important than ever”

Jul 30, 2020

Q&A with a leader in the senior living industry

Recently, R. Alan Butler, Chief Executive Officer at Erickson Living , manager of Fox Run , shared his unique insights about the overall impact of COVID-19 on the senior living industry and the differences between senior living communities like Fox Run and stand-alone nursing homes. Read on to learn more.

Q : How has the coronavirus pandemic impacted seniors in this country?

A: The COVID-19 pandemic has...

Four Tips For Downsizing and Decluttering

Jul 27, 2020

Novi, Mich. – July 27, 2020 – With the local real estate market in a very strong position for sellers, with low inventory and motivated buyers, now is the time to get your house in order to sell.

But, decluttering and downsizing can be a challenging process. If you’ve lived in your house for many years, you’ve probably accumulated a lot of stuff you no longer need in your closets, basement, and attic. Sorting through and parting with personal items is often difficult because of our emotional association with them.

Kristen Yaquinto,...

Fox Run Community TV Keeps Residents Engaged & Entertained

Jul 16, 2020

Retirement community finds success with unique approach to programming during a pandemic

Novi, Mich. – At Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living , residents prepare for another busy day. First, an educational workshop, followed by a fitness class led by a favorite staff instructor, then a town hall meeting to discuss important community matters with leadership before sitting down to a chef-prepared dinner and settling in for a classic movie.

Though life looks a bit different for all of us these days in the midst of...

Erickson Living Named by IDG’s Insider Pro and Computerworld to 2020 List of Best Places to Work in Information Technology

Jun 24, 2020

Team-Oriented Culture Opens Pathways for Career Growth and Success

Novi, Mich., June 24, 2020 – Erickson Living , developer and manager of Fox Run, today announced that IDG’s Insider Pro and Computerworld has selected it as one of the Best Places to Work in IT for 2020. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 13 among large organizations and recognized for having great benefits and compensations, along with dynamic and rewarding environments for its information technology (IT) professionals.

“We are greatly honored to be...

Motivated by the people she serves

Jun 9, 2020

Fox Run’s new community resources manager embraces her role during pandemic

Novi, Mich. – June 9, 2020 – At Fox Run , a continuing care retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living , one of the staff members most involved in shaping daily life is the community resources manager, who is responsible for supporting resident-run clubs, publishing the activities calendar, and planning outings and events. Katherine Rivera was hired to fill that role in late February—just weeks before Michigan (and most of the rest of the world) went under stay-at-home...

Fox Run’s Realty & Moving Services Adapting to Times, Helping New Residents Make Move

Jun 5, 2020

An interview with Erickson Living’s Sharon Baksa, national program manager

Novi, Mich. – June 5, 2020 – Since 2007, the Erickson Living Realty and Moving Services (ERMS) program has helped thousands of residents make seamless transitions to our senior living communities across the nation. Understanding that the prospect of moving can feel overwhelming, Erickson Living, a national leader in developing and managing continuing care retirement communities, created a network of resources to help future residents simplify their moves. These unique services include everything from selecting a local Realtor® to partnering...

Fox Run residents and staff work together to stay safe, secure during pandemic

May 7, 2020

Novi, Mich. – May 7, 2020 – When stay-at-home orders were enacted around the country in response to the coronavirus pandemic, simple things like buying toilet paper, getting exercise, and staying in touch with loved ones became difficult. But thanks to quick action taken by Erickson Living ’s management team and the staff at Fox Run , staying safe at home is much easier and more comfortable for the more than 1,300 retirees who live at the community.

Even before the first case of COVID-19 was reported in the U.S., Erickson...

Celebrating in style at Fox Run

Dec 5, 2019

Senior living community’s robust amenities create endless entertainment opportunities

Novi, Mich. – December 5, 2019 – This time of year, Fox Run , a senior living community developed and managed by Erickson Living , is abuzz with the sounds, colors and flavors of the season. From the annual outdoor tree lighting and holiday home tours of residents’ apartments, to special events such as performance of the Nutcracker by the Northville Ballet and holiday caroling with students from nearby ...