Manju and Inder Sethi display one of their treasures, an ivory piece the couple brought with them from India. The carvings are of Hindu deities.

Community members at Devonshire at PGA National, Erickson Living’s senior living community in Palm Beach Gardens, enjoy resort-style living highlighted by 5-star service and enviable amenities.

The superior service begins even before they move in. 

Oak Crest
A view of a pond in front of an Oak Crest residence building.

Carolyn Zick had heard lots of good things about Oak Crest, the Erickson Living community four miles down the road from her home in Perry Hall, Md.

Storage room chock full of household items

When it comes to downsizing, the toughest part for most seniors is probably getting started. But once they get going, another road block arises: getting rid of the stuff they no longer want or need. Luckily, companies like 123Junk in Northern Virginia specialize in taking one person’s junk—and potentially turning it into another person’s treasure.

Cedar Crest
Elaine Tagler with her spinet piano, which now stands in the living area of her Cedar Crest apartment home.

Even as a real estate agent and home stager herself, Elaine Tagler says having an objective eye on her own house was key to keeping her move simple and successful when she downsized and relocated to Cedar Crest, an Erickson Living community in Pompton Plains, N.J.

Eagle's Trace
Tom and Katherine Aubin moved to Eagle’s Trace in late 2016, using resources available through Erickson Realty and Moving Services.

In the spring of 2016, Tom and Katherine Aubin attended a Lenten supper at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Houston, Tex.

The couple was seated with Jack and Fran Gleeson, who live at an Erickson Living community in West Houston, Eagle’s Trace

Connie Andrews stands next to her custom shelving used to display collectibles.

Last fall Connie Andrews decided to sell her Canton, Md., row home in search of a more carefree lifestyle. After exploring her options, she was sure Charlestown, an Erickson Living community in Catonsville, Md., was the perfect fit.

Highland Springs
antique silver pocket watch

Do you have jewelry that’s been in your family for years? How about a coin collection or a lamp that your grandmother swore was Tiffany? If you have family heirlooms or other unique items that might be of value, you may want to consider meeting with a collectibles consultant. 

When to meet with a collectibles assets buyer, broker, and consultant 

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.

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.