Living in a retirement apartment or a home within a retirement village comes with many benefits. When looking at all the retirement homes for sale, it’s best to find an option that includes those characteristics and amenities that will benefit your lifestyle. This could be as simple as the location, such as by the beach, as offered by some Karidis Retirement Homes properties, or this could extend into other more specific areas. It pays to find what is right for you. Whatever you find along the way, the following five benefits will be universal when making the choice of which retirement village to call home.
Ability to Live Independently
The community aspect and convenience of assistance that comes with living in a retirement village are what affords you the chance to downsize while still living independently. Retirement villages are specifically designed with features that promote longer independence for residents to prolong the need for a move to residential aged care.
Low Maintenance Lifestyle
In retirement, you may not want to maintain the commitment that comes with looking after your home and garden. This is where the benefit of community living comes in handy. While you’re still required to cover your home’s electricity, telephone service and contents insurance, at Karidis retirement villages, maintenance and the possible stresses and dangers that come with them are taken care of for you.
There are many retirement homes for sale in various settings but finding one where you are part of a community can prove invaluable. Most new retirees report that the ability to enjoy the social aspect of a lifestyle village is a significant source of happiness.
Safety and Security
Retirement apartments and houses within a lifestyle village offer a place to feel safe and secure. This applies to both physical security and health. Peace of mind comes from a secure environment with easy access to healthcare and like-minded neighbours nearby.
Staying Active or Relaxing
A good retirement location will have access to various facilities such as community centres, pools, landscaped gardens, libraries, gyms, spas, craft and activities rooms, and games rooms. They will be a place where residents can be as active or as relaxed as they like. This positively impacts the quality of life we’re all looking for in retirement.
Live the retirement lifestyle you deserve. Call Karidis today on 1300 796 311 to check out our retirement village units for sale.