When they’re not traveling, Mark Hogan and Sandra Scott enjoy walking their Wheaton terrier Maud among the manicured grounds and High Line Canal Trail that bisects Wind Crest’s campus.

When Sandra Scott and Mark Hogan started considering where they’d spend their retirement, they gave it plenty of thought—a few years of thoughtful research, in fact. And while they made the decision on their own, they wanted to ensure their family and friends understood and respected their choice.

Longtime friends and neighbors Libby Griffith (left) and Pat Morris researched their next homes together and both decided on Wind Crest. They agree it’s the best decision they’ve made for this chapter in their lives.

Neighbors and friends Libby Griffith and Pat Morris moved to Wind Crest from the same Denver high rise just over a year ago. They’re both satisfied with their move and say it’s the best decision they’ve made for this stage of their lives.

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Life just got even more convenient for people who live at Wind Crest

Nicole Williams’ townhome flooded during Hurricane Harvey. Williams, left, pictured with Eagle’s Trace resident Jane Weaver, works as a home support aide and is among the community’s 220-plus employees impacted by the storm.

The floodwaters were steadily rising in Nicole Williams’ townhome when she called the Texas National Guard for help.

“The water was up to my waist,” says Williams, a home support aide who works at Eagle’s Trace, the Erickson Living community in West Houston. “I knew we needed to evacuate.”

(From left) Marianne Nolan and Charlotte Radcliffe chat with Moriah White, a former student server who received two college scholarships from Ann’s Choice this June.

At Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., neighbors form friendships with one another and with the high school students who take their orders and serve their meals in the community’s five restaurants.

Photo of a female resident in a community garden, one of the many amenities at Wind Crest.

The living room in Wind Crest’s clubhouse buzzes with conversation as people researching their retirement living options gather in several groups of 10 to 12. A resident ambassador answers questions about life at the Erickson Living community in Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Personal Moving Consultant Beth Brandenburg meets with prospective residents in their home, armed with a magnetic floor plan of their new apartment at Wind Crest.

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

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

Ellen Korin downsized from a three-story house in Virginia to a two-bedroom Jameson-style apartment home in Wind Crest’s brand-new Longs Ridge residence building.

Two weeks after moving to Wind Crest, Ellen Korin is ready to jump into the Erickson Living lifestyle. With many of her belongings still in boxes, she’s less concerned about unpacking than getting involved. 

Personal Moving Consultant Beth Brandenburg helps Wilma DeBoer winnow her wardrobe before moving to Wind Crest, the Erickson Living community in Highlands Ranch, Colo.

The leaves may not be changing colors yet, but the fall market has already started to kick into high gear. In the Denver Metro area, home prices are at record highs while housing inventory is at a 32-year low. Experts say we’re likely to witness a selling season nearly as strong as its height in 2005.