Maris Grove
Arlyne Goldberg, who moved to Maris Grove from White Plains, N.Y., communicated via email with Personal Moving Consultant Suzanne McAllister to arrange her furnishings and customize her new home.
Regardless of where you move from to Maris Grove , Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa., its sales staff, including Personal Moving Consultant Suzanne McAllister, can help simplify your move. Arlyne Goldberg moved this January from White Plains, N.Y., to be closer to her daughter, who lives nearby in Malvern, Pa. Streamlined plan of action “The sales staff was extremely...
Fox Run
When Margo Gerber decided to move from her condo to Fox Run in Novi, Mich., she immediately got on the fast track thanks to Erickson Realty and Moving Services.
Last winter, Margo Gerber decided she wanted to sell her Northville, Mich., condo and move to Fox Run in Novi, Mich. By early spring, she had pared down decades’ worth of belongings, packed up and settled into a two-bedroom, one-bath, Fairmont-style apartment home at Fox Run. “My friends said, ‘You only started talking about this in February and you moved in April; how can that be?’” Margo says...
Greenspring
Bob and Marie Clark take a break from ballroom dancing and other artistic activities they’re engaged in at Greenspring, an Erickson Living community in Springfield, Va.
“Leaving a house where you’ve lived for more than 20 years is a difficult undertaking, but the help Ann Greves, Greenspring’s personal moving consultant, provides is indispensable,” says Bob Clark who moved last October with his wife Marie from their house in Mount Vernon to Greenspring in Springfield, Va. “The help Anna and her team provide goes a long way in making it not only manageable but a...
Illustration showing home renovation before and after
Preparing your house for the real estate market can be a nerve-wracking process. Do you need to gut the master bathroom? Should the family photos come down? Will minimizing the knickknacks make a difference? Whether you want to invest in a big renovation or a few gallons of paint, take these tips into consideration to make a lasting impression on prospective buyers. Small updates with big impact...
Seabrook
Picture of Shirley and Raymond Wagenhorst, who used the services of Personal Moving Consultant Laurie Williamson to make their move to Seabrook quick and easy.
After staying the night at Seabrook , an Erickson Living community in Tinton Falls, N.J., in December 2016, Shirley and Raymond Wagenhorst couldn’t wait to make it their new home. “After we had our overnights, we were so ready [to move],” Shirley says. During their stay, they participated in activities like bridge group and dined with future neighbors who share similar interests. Having joined...
Highland Springs
Photo of Barbara Clary, who sold her home of 56 years and moved to Highland Springs using resources recommended through Erickson Realty and Moving Services.
When it came time to choose a retirement community, Highland Springs was at the top of Barbara Clary’s list. “I had friends who already lived at Highland Springs, and they all liked it and recommended it,” says Barbara. So when Barbara learned that the North Dallas community was planning to open a new residence building, Pecan Grove, in December 2016, she reserved a one-bedroom, one-and-a-half-...
Oak Crest
Last year, Joseph Heidelmaier sold his Parkville house and moved to Oak Crest. He credits Personal Moving Consultant Ashley Ruth for a smooth selling and moving process
With each load of laundry Joseph Heidelmaier carried down the stairs to the basement of his three-level Parkville, Md., townhome, he grew more and more confident that he was ready for a change. Luckily, the perfect solution was just five miles down the road at Oak Crest . “I lived in my house for 32 years and I was looking to downsize to a smaller place,” says Joseph, a Westinghouse retiree. “I...
Illustration of an interior room with sofa, paintings on wall, and potted plant
In recent years, home staging has become a popular way to attract potential buyers—and for good reason. Staging has been shown to increase the value of a home by 6% to 20%! But unlike many of the home improvement shows on television would have you believe, you don’t have to spend a lot of money or time. Just a few small investments can make a big difference. The first step to home staging There’s...
Ashby Ponds
Now closer to both her children and grandchildren, Elaine Wienholt enjoys a wonderful new life at Ashby Ponds.
For the last 13 years, Elaine Wienholt lived in a condo at Ellicott Hills, a small 55-plus community outside of Baltimore, Md. Her life changed forever when she accompanied her friend (and son-in-law’s mother), who was selecting her new home at Ashby Ponds . “I fell in love with the atmosphere and many activities,” she says. “I also liked how close it was to our children and grandchildren.”...