Jack Lane and Candy Kane are enjoying life at Wind Crest since moving there this summer.

After witnessing her mother thrive for 12 years at Greenspring, an Erickson Living community in Springfield, Va., and her sister and brother-in-law celebrate their tenth anniversary at Erickson Living’s Highland Springs in Dallas, Tex., Candy Kan

Moving to Wind Crest doesn’t diminish your outdoor space—it enlarges it. The only thing Wind Crest neighbors give up is home and yard maintenance. Here, community members celebrate the opening of a new putting green.

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.

The Ridgway boasts a substantial amount of living and storage space.

Two years ago, Conk and Bonnie Buckley selected the floor plan for their brand new apartment home at Tallgrass Creek, an Erickson Living community in Overland Park, Kans. Sight unseen, the two-bedroom, two-bath apartment seemed like a good fit on paper. Today, Conk and Bonnie couldn’t be happier.

Scholarship recipient Peter McCall (left) is assistant general manager of the Fireside Restaurant. Jacob Gaumer received a scholarship to attend the Culinary Institute of America.

In April, 19 student servers who work at Wind Crest graduated from the Highlands Ranch, Colo., community’s scholarship program. A ceremony at the 230-seat Arts and Enrichment Center on site commemorated the occasion.

Floor plan for The Fraser, One Bedroom, One and a Half Bath with diagonal wall

With its diagonal wall, the extra-large one-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath Fraser floor plan looks unique on paper. Wind Crest Sales Director Jason Atwell is watching it sell out quickly. 

Wind Crest’s Mt. Rosa Court will offer 17 floor plans, including 3 brand-new layouts.

Wind Crest has been going through a growth spurt, but it may be coming to an end. The Erickson Living community in Highlands Ranch, Colo., recently announced the construction of its final residence building in the current phase of community development, Mt. Rosa Court.

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.

Whether you’re moving to Wind Crest in one month or one year, Personal Moving Consultant Beth Brandenburg provides personalized assistance to help make the load—and the experience—a lot lighter. 

Four senior adults gathered around a laptop and print materials.

New research confirms that people who have stronger social networks—both online and offline—live longer. 

People moving to Wind Crest who use a preferred real estate agent like Rob Stark with RE/MAX to sell their house, qualify for the Move On Us program and receive a moving services credit (up to $2,000) in their resident account.

Denver’s mild climate makes any season a good time to list your house, but sellers who list in the first two quarters of the year are at a distinct advantage, says Rob Stark, a RE/MAX agent based in Littleton, Colo.