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Love your life

Ann’s Choice exclusive home event a priority for many

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December 25th, 2012
Ann s Choice, the Erickson Living community in Bucks County, Pa., will host Love the Life, an exclusive event for the community s priority list members on Friday, Feb. 1, in the Keystone Clubhouse on campus. Joining the priority list gives members the right of first refusal on an available apartment home based on the date they joined the list and provides complimentary access to the services of Ann s Choice Personal Moving Consultant Colleen Rosica. This expo extravaganza event draws a large crowd because it provides a multi-faceted glimpse into the Ann s Choice lifestyle.

Prime time

Attendees can meet and chat with the community s resident ambassadors to learn firsthand the advantages of living at Ann s Choice. Overstuffed sandwiches and savory soup will be served throughout the day at the Keystone Clubhouse, and guests can tour residents beautiful apartment homes. In the community s multipurpose room, attendees will personally meet 50-some vendors from Erickson Living s roster of preferred real estate and moving services professionals to learn how these real estate agents, home stagers, movers, senior move managers, and interior design experts can simplify each aspect of the selling and moving process. The expo will also feature real estate, antiques, and downsizing seminars presented by participating partners. Colleen Rosica will also be on hand to answer move-related questions. Special incentives will be offered to attendees who reserve their home during the event. January is also the perfect time to join the priority list so you can attend this important event, says Rosica.

A must-attend event

Sheila and Gilbert Newman, who moved to Ann s Choice six months ago, attended last year s event as priority list members. Sheila used some of the vendors she talked with, notably a moving company and a nonprofit, charity-based thrift store organization. So many of the vendors were important to me, and I didn t even realize it [until the event], she says. I talked with a real estate agent who later came to our house and presented us a fabulous prospectus with all the comparable sales in our neigborhood. Priority list members regularly receive invitations to exclusive Ann s Choice events. We attended as often as we could because they had apartment tours, Sheila says. I wanted to be sure I d reserve what I d be comfortable in. Besides a delicious meal, those events always included a move-related presentation by someone from the community s sales department or by a preferred vendor; one time it was an auctioneer. Sales staff consistently returned Sheila s phone calls and continually provided helpful information so that by the time the Newmans moved in, We felt like we belonged, Sheila says. Colleen was really lovely, she adds. We went everywhere before we chose Ann s Choice, and I don t know that any of those other communities had someone like her to help people. She takes a real interest in you and wants you to be happy when you move in.

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