Investment

Compare Your Monthly Costs

Many people think of retirement community living as more expensive than staying in a house or condo, but when you put pencil to paper, you will be surprised at how affordable life at our retirement community can be.
Fill out our cost comparison worksheet to see how your monthly costs at our community will stack up to the amount you’re presently paying. Of course, there are also the intangibles…like new friendships, peace of mind and new hobbies!

Cost Comparison Worksheet

Monthly Cost/FeeYour Expenses NowMeadowood
Housing & Utilities
Insurance on personal belongings
Homeowner’s insuranceIncluded
Property taxesIncluded
Rent/mortgage/monthly fee
Condo/association feeIncluded
Cable TVIncluded
ElectricityIncluded
Gas/oilIncluded
Telephone$24.00
WaterIncluded
SewerIncluded
Internet/service
Home Maintenance/Cleaning
Trash collectionIncluded
Normal home maintenanceIncluded
House cleaning serviceIncluded
Appliance repair/replacementIncluded
Lawn careIncluded
Snow removalIncluded
Routine maintenance contracts (HVAC)Included
Security system/serviceIncluded
Food & Entertainment
Meals & groceries30 meals included
Household supplies
Athletic club feeIncluded
MoviesIncluded
Swim club feeIncluded
OtherIncluded
Transportation
Ambulance association
Long-term care insuranceIncluded for Life Care
Other Misc. Expenses (medications, etc.)
Total Estimated Monthly Expenses


Contact us for help filling out this worksheet and an in-depth analysis of your costs or to start the conversation with Meadowood today.