Looking for senior living advice and resources? At North Chandler Place, we share the latest news and information you need to make informed decisions for you or your loved one. Our blog is a great place to learn more about our community, senior living trends, news, and more!

Mon, February, 22, 2021

How to Make New Friends during Retirement

Having a close circle of friends can provide a support system to make life’s ups and downs a little easier to navigate. This is important at every age, but especially so for older adults. From encouraging us to exercise to lending an ear when times are tough, friends play a role in our quality of life and even our longevity....
Wed, February, 17, 2021

What is a Senior Move Manager?

Moving to an independent living community is the start of a new chapter in life. It’s a change that offers freedom, flexibility, and opportunities to socialize with peers. Many seniors look forward to finally having time for hobbies and interests they let go of when they were busy with a career and family life. Although exciting, there’s little doubt that...
Wed, February, 10, 2021

Should You Sell Your Home Before or After Moving to Independent Living?

If you’ve decided to move to an independent living community, one important decision you’ll need to make is when to sell your current home. Are you better off selling your house before you move or waiting until after you’ve transitioned to the new place? There are many factors to consider with no one-size-fits-all answer. To help you make an informed...
Wed, February, 3, 2021

The Dangers of a Sedentary Lifestyle during Retirement

Is sitting too much the new smoking? Experts say yes. Research shows that spending too much time sitting down can be deadly. In fact, a sedentary lifestyle is linked to heart disease, diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure, stroke, depression, and early mortality. Staying active has the opposite effect. Middle-aged and older adults who limit their sitting to 30 minutes or...