Come together and celebrate The Platinum Jubilee

Posted 20th May 2022

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee will see the whole country come together in celebration of her amazing 70 years of service.  This is the first time a British monarch has achieved this and to honour the occasion there is an extra bank holiday this year which will fall on Friday 3 June. The late May bank […]

Our tenant’s story: Glyn Jones, Ida Court, Southampton

Posted 12th May 2022

Glyn Jones discovers the joy of living in a retirement development after circumstances meant he had to move house after 20 years Glyn Jones, 71 years old, moved into Ida Court, a retirement development for over 60s in Woolston, near Southampton almost 10 months ago.  Glyn is renting an apartment through retirement brand My Future […]

Our tenant’s story: Fred Lawrence, Trafalgar Court, Penzance

Posted 11th May 2022

My Future Living enabled retiree Fred Lawrence move to dream Cornish home Renting an apartment in a retirement development by the sea through retirement rentals specialists My Future Living has given 78 year old Fred Lawrence the life-long dream of daily coastal walks. Researchers from the European Centre for Environment & Human Health at the […]

Our tenant’s story: Diederik (Rik) Schmull, Homecove House, Westcliff-On-Sea

Posted 11th May 2022

Retired stockbroker and former Britain’s Got Talent contestant enjoys the best of both worlds renting in a retirement community by the sea Renting in retirement can offer people flexibility to travel and the chance to move to a great location, which is what 77-year-old Diederik (Rik) Schmull found when he moved into a two-bedroom retirement […]

Our tenant’s story: Maria Elena Grillo – Sheridan Lodge, Bromley

Posted 11th May 2022

Everybody needs good neighbours International Day of Older People (IDOP) is celebrated each year on 1st October. The aim of the day is to raise awareness and celebrate the strength of the diversity of older people and communities. While the COVID-19 pandemic dramatically changed life for many people, it has also highlighted many of the perks […]

How living in a retirement community can help beat loneliness

Posted 9th May 2022

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week from Monday 9th May until Sunday 15th May 2022; an annual event ran by the charity, the Mental Health Foundation. This year’s theme is loneliness, and the charity will be raising awareness of the impact of loneliness on mental wellbeing and how to address it. Loneliness affects millions of people […]