Floor plan of Lantern Hill apartments at either Maple Glen or Oakwood Court “decorated” with jewels and stickers at the reservist event held earlier this year. Both residence buildings will open in 2018.

The restaurant hums with chatter as guests at Lantern Hill’s latest reservist event either meet each other for the first time or catch up with old friends. 

At one table, four women huddle over coffee and chitchat. 

Personal Moving Consultant Jennifer Kohan helped George Russo with most of his moving needs.

When it comes to moving, you can find apps that will keep you organized through packing, painting, and even making new friends. 

But how do you keep all those apps organized? And what happens if you’re not app or tech savvy? 

A pot of chili surrounded by fresh ingredients.

What’s better than watching football on a chilly fall day? Watching football while eating a piping hot bowl of homemade chili. 

The recipe below is inspired by Lantern Hill Director of Dining Jason Fernandi’s own chili con carne—the perfect way to welcome fall and football season.

illustration of a shirt on a coat hanger, stack of linens, cleaning solutions in bottles

Making progress toward a simplified, clutter-free life doesn’t have to wipe an entire day off your schedule—or wipe you out in the process. 

Alexa and Ken McCourt attend an event for those who have reserved an apartment home in Lantern Hill’s new Maple Glen building, slated to open in 2018.

When I first saw Alexa McCourt from across the room, I thought she must be someone’s daughter. Her hip style and welcoming smile complimented the modern décor of the bar and restaurant where we all gathered. 

In fact, I had the same inclination about several people in the room that day when I attended Lantern Hill’s reservist event in early June. 

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. 

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. 

Fitness Coordinator Chris Hynson leads a group strength class in Lantern Hill’s on-site fitness center.

You’re on the fence about downsizing and moving to an apartment-style community, even though it offers full access to health care on site. You may not need it now, but you acknowledge you or your spouse may need it in the future.

Jean Ball sits on a sofa inside her Wentworth-style apartment home at Lantern Hill, which she chose for its spacious layout, sunny location, and ample storage.

Jean Ball was looking to downsize from her large single family home in Summit, N.J., when Erickson Living announced construction of Lantern Hill in nearby New Providence.