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Seabrook
Laurie Williamson is Seabrook’s personal  moving consultant.
The leaves may not be changing colors yet, but the fall market is already starting to kick into high gear. According to an Associated Press analysis, home prices in New Jersey are rising while housing inventory is at a 20-year low. Experts say we’re likely to witness a market nearly as strong as 2005, before the housing bubble burst. Statistics from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) say...
Maris Grove
People gathered outside Redwood Commons in celebration of its opening.
When Maris Grove officially opened its Redwood Commons neighborhood on June 12, the excitement was contagious. An outdoor champagne toast and ribbon-cutting kicked off the celebration. Then soon-to-be residents of Maple Crossing and Oakleaf Terrace, the new neighborhood’s first completed residence buildings, came inside for tours of the Redwood Commons Clubhouse and a festive reception featuring...
Maris Grove
Winnie Hayek, who lives at Maris Grove, reminisces as she pages through Paint Lick, her mother’s memoir. Winnie published it, her father’s memoir, and her own memoir last December on Amazon.
When Winnie Hayek moved from West Chester, Pa., to Maris Grove, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, she followed in her mother’s footsteps. Actually, she moved in with her mother, and she did so as soon as she was age qualified. An only child, Winnie and her parents not only had shared an especially close relationship, they shared an interest in, and a talent for, writing...
Maris Grove
Chris Weaver of Wild Birds Unlimited donated a bird feeder to Maris Grove’s bird group. Mej Blake (on left) and Carolyn Uhlig chair the group.
Life is never boring for people who live at Maris Grove , Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa. With more than 180 different special interest groups and activities to choose from, they can readily find several they’d like to participate in. Birds of a Feather, launched last December, is especially appropriate for a community whose second neighborhood is named Cardinal and...
Linden Ponds
With Lynne Ford’s (right) assistance, Gini Pomeroy (left) sold her Hingham, Mass., house in two days.
If you’ve decided 2017 is the year you want to sell your house, you have excellent timing. Housing markets around the country have been steadily on the rise for the last several years, and recent data is particularly encouraging for sellers. A recent survey by online brokerage Owners.com found that buyers are clamoring for properties, with more than half of them saying they would be willing to go...
Linden Ponds
Erickson Living recently honored Christine Hansen, director of sales and marketing at Linden Ponds, for her exceptional leadership.
If you’re considering moving to Linden Ponds , you’ll most likely first meet staff members from the sales and marketing department—and you’re likely to be impressed by the caliber of service you receive. That is, in large part, thanks to the leadership of Christine Hansen, director of sales and marketing at the Erickson Living community in Hingham, Mass. Hansen was recently honored as Linden...
Linden Ponds
Dick Bauer says it’s easy for genuine friendships to form at Linden Ponds. Pictured here are (from left) Phil Matthews, Hank Barone, Bill Greene and Ed McCormack, all retired educators who often get together for dinner.
To maintain good health, you know you need to exercise, eat a balanced diet, and stay on top of preventive screenings. But did you know the time you spend playing cards with friends or going out for dinner with other couples could also contribute to your health and longevity? It’s true. In fact, a ten-year study in Australia of 1,477 people age 70 and older found that people with large circles of...
Lantern Hill
Residents attending a lecture on Albert Einstein
After almost one year of living at Lantern Hill , Cal and June Carver say they’d recommend it to anyone. “As far as a residence for retired people, it’s probably the most top-of-the-line place that you could recommend. There are people who like to have separate villas, but as far as I’m concerned, I’d rather be under one roof and not have to go outside to get everywhere I need to go. The quality...
Lantern Hill
Valerie and David Marr had three offers on their house just three days after listing it. They got more than $15,000 over asking price using Erickson Living-preferred real estate agent Keith Kirkwood of Weichert.
The leaves may not be changing colors yet, but the fall market is kicking into high gear. According to an Associated Press analysis, home prices in New Jersey are rising while housing inventory is at a 20-year low. Experts say we’re likely to witness a market nearly as strong as 2005, before the housing bubble burst. In New Jersey, the number of homes entering the market has declined by nearly 8,...