Blog2021-03-26T12:45:00+00:00

It’s Never Too Late to Make New Friends

As adults, we know it can be difficult to make new friends, and it gets even harder the older we get. Think back to when most of your friendships were formed. You were probably still in school. It was easy [...]

April 15th, 2022|

What You Need to Know About CCRC Entry Fees

Most Continuing Care Retirement Communities, or CCRC’s, require potential residents to pay a one-time entry fee to secure their spot in the community. However, there are a few factors that determine the cost of this entrance fee. Typically, the more [...]

January 12th, 2022|

How CCRCs Are Perfect for Any Personality Type

Living your best life means different things to different people, especially in retirement. Some retirees look forward to spending time with friends and expanding their social circles while others plan to spend retirement pursuing solo hobbies in a quiet environment. [...]

January 4th, 2022|

Volunteering: Give Back and Boost Your Mood

It has often been said that when you retire, you are busier than ever as new activities fill your life. Many retirees think about volunteering once they finish full-time work. In any community, there are lots of opportunities to give [...]

December 21st, 2021|

The Joys of Living in a Retirement Community

Living in a retirement community has some wonderful aspects that make the golden years of life even more enjoyable. Buena Vida Estates is a premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) that offers continuing care for seniors. We pride ourselves on [...]

November 30th, 2021|

Music and Memory – The Science of Seniors and Music

Over the years, research has shown that there is a deep cognitive link between music and memory. [1] Many health professionals and institutions have even found that personally meaningful music has been shown to improve the quality of life in [...]

November 23rd, 2021|

5 Ways to Stay Healthy During Your Senior Years

You've finally retired and can now spend your senior years traveling, spending time with friends and family, starting new hobbies, or relaxing. During this exciting transition period, the last thing you want is for your mental or physical health to [...]

November 16th, 2021|

Actuarial Guide to a Secure Future in a CCRC

Many seniors have touted continuing care community benefits. Some have even described entering a continuing care retirement community as one of the best decisions of their lives. When you live in a CCRC, you enjoy the opportunity for better health, [...]

November 10th, 2021|
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