Yearly Archives: 2017

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Holidays at Buena Vida Estates are Lots of Fun!

During Christmas time, our community has many events and activities going on to put us all in the holiday spirit. We had some families stop by for our Christmas party and to our delight, Mr. and Mrs. Claus paid us all a visit. Our residents enjoyed music, dancing, and plenty of food. We decorated not [...]

By |2017-12-22T21:56:36+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on Holidays at Buena Vida Estates are Lots of Fun!

A Place to Call Home: Apartments at Buena Vida Estates

Buena Vida offers a variety of floor plans for residents to call home. Each apartment floor plan has unique aspects and qualities to meet residents’ needs. There are 9 different styles of units to choose from. Many units have 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and some even have a den for you to have [...]

By |2017-12-12T20:28:28+00:00December 12th, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on A Place to Call Home: Apartments at Buena Vida Estates

Featured Resident: John Weatherly

John Weatherly is from the area of Canterbury, England and considers himself to be “one of the Canterbury Tales.” He arrived in Melbourne, Florida 50 years ago when he had the opportunity to work for Harris. He worked for Harris for 9 years and when he finished there he decided to go to Brevard Community [...]

By |2018-01-03T16:21:09+00:00December 7th, 2017|Featured Resident|Comments Off on Featured Resident: John Weatherly

The Financial Security of a CCRC Increases Your Peace of Mind and Joy of Living

The active, independent lifestyle benefits of living in a licensed continuing care retirement community (CCRC) like Buena Vida Estates is extremely appealing. But equally important are the financial benefits. These compelling financial advantages provide the fundamental peace of mind that frees our residents to enjoy everything about their retirement lifestyle more fully. Save on tomorrow’s [...]

By |2017-11-28T14:36:17+00:00November 28th, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on The Financial Security of a CCRC Increases Your Peace of Mind and Joy of Living

When is the Best Time to Move to a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)?

For many older adults who are currently independent but like the idea of living in a setting where healthcare services are available if needed down the road, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) can be an ideal solution. A popular question among prospective CCRC residents is “When is the best time to make the move?”  [...]

By |2017-11-17T20:33:28+00:00November 14th, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on When is the Best Time to Move to a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC)?

How to Prepare Your Parents for Independent Living

Coming to the realization that your parents may no longer be capable of adequately caring for themselves can be an extremely stressful experience for adult children. These are the people you’ve relied on your entire life, the rocks who you turned to for help, not the other way around. This difficult experience is shared by [...]

By |2017-10-23T18:40:43+00:00October 23rd, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on How to Prepare Your Parents for Independent Living

4 Steps to Choosing the Right Retirement Community

You have decided independent living in a retirement community is a great option for you, or for a loved one. What now? The next step to take is finding the retirement community that will best meet your requirements. Not all retirement communities are created equal, which is why you must do your research before making [...]

By |2017-12-07T21:17:54+00:00October 10th, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on 4 Steps to Choosing the Right Retirement Community

Retirement is Anything but Boring!

One of the most difficult things about moving into a retirement home is leaving behind your home, especially if it’s a home you have lived in for many years and made so many memories in. This was true for Joseph and Bianca. Or at least, that is what the couple thought would be true prior [...]

By |2017-12-07T21:19:28+00:00September 26th, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on Retirement is Anything but Boring!

Resident Spotlight: Larry and Peggy

What makes Buena Vida Estates the obvious choice in choosing a place to retire? Larry and Peggy first visited Buena Vida Estates for a guest lunch in the Buena Vida dining room. Their first visit made such a positive and lasting impression that they decided to come back to take a complete tour of the [...]

By |2017-09-13T19:08:34+00:00September 12th, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on Resident Spotlight: Larry and Peggy

Buena Vida Estates Celebrates 35 Years of the Good Life!

This Friday, August 25 2017, Buena Vida Estates will be turning 35! 35 years is no small accomplishment, which is why we are so excited to announce our 35th Anniversary Celebration that will be taking place this Friday evening on August 25th. It will be an evening of good food, drinks, and a lot of [...]

By |2017-09-05T19:27:45+00:00August 23rd, 2017|Blog Post|Comments Off on Buena Vida Estates Celebrates 35 Years of the Good Life!
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