August and Mary Look enjoy their patio garden at Eagle’s Trace.

When August and Mary Look moved to Eagle’s Trace from Rockport, Tex., in 2009, they left behind a large vegetable garden filled with tomatoes, bell peppers, and okra.

Personal Moving Consultant Haven Benoit

When Barbara Giddens lost her husband in May 2014, her neighbor suggested she take a look at Eagle’s Trace, the Erickson Living community in West Houston.

Resident Richard Marks and Sales Counselor Jodie Schroeder

Three years ago, Richard Marks didn’t have any notion of leaving his Richmond, Tex., home of 33 years.

“I liked my house,” says Richard, who had retired as the general manager of a car dealership. “I didn’t want to move.”

But then life changed without warning.

The outpatient rehabilitation team at Eagle’s Trace

When Gail Holter moved to Eagle’s Trace with her husband Bob in 2005, the community’s on-site medical center was more of an afterthought for them.

“I knew it was available, but I didn’t think too much of it at the time,” says Gail.

Nick Tondeur, restaurant manager at Eagle’s Trace

Eagle’s Trace was recently named to the Houston Chronicle’s 2015 list of top Houston workplaces.

It’s the fifth time the Erickson Living community in West Houston has been named a top workplace since the local list debuted in 2010.

Resident artists at Eagle’s Trace

Cynthia Doney’s first drawing was of an arched bridge in Wilmington, Del., where she and her husband Bill lived for 41 years.

“I draw whatever catches my eye,” says Cynthia. “My husband and I spend our summers in Michigan, and I love to draw the trees when we’re there. It’s a way for me to capture my surroundings.”

Eagle's Trace resident Angela Cinque

Angela Cinque was familiar with Eagle’s Trace long before she moved to the West Houston Erickson Living community. Her brother Jack has lived at Eagle’s Trace since 2010.

Residents choosing options for new apartment

The clock is ticking for prospective residents of Amarillo Terrace, the newest residence building at Eagle’s Trace, to choose their interior finishes.