Vintage Cooperatives

Vintage Cooperative of Ankeny, Information Meeting, Thursday, October 5 at 10 am

Jessica Davidson - Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Join us on Thursday, October 5 at 10 am at Vintage Cooperatives’ Conference Center (1631 SW Main St. Suite 201, Ankeny, 50023) for an Informational Meeting. Find out what all the buzz is about – another Vintage Cooperative is under construction and opening soon in Ankeny! Don’t delay – only 11 beautiful homes remain. RSVP today at 515-279-3000.  ... Read More

The Best of Fall

Shona Schmall - Monday, September 18, 2017

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well, some would argue that December is, but we here at Vintage Cooperatives are pretty smitten with this particular season. Writer Victoria Erickson may have said it best when she stated, “If a year was tucked inside a clock, then autumn would be the magic hour.” Now that temperatures are beginning to cool, it’s got us dreaming about our favorite Fall things! Any of these picks resonate with you? Football. Whether it’s NFL, the ol  ... Read More

5 Ways to Rock Being a Long Distance Grandparent

Shona Schmall - Tuesday, September 05, 2017

If your family lives far away, it can be difficult with the busyness of life to keep in touch. But there are endless ways to foster strong relationships even with miles or oceans between people! The relationships grandparents can cultivate with their grandchildren are priceless and important. Here are 5 ways to keep in touch with your grandkids, whether they are a transatlantic flight or a 3 hour drive away. 1. Skype/Google Hangout/Facetime. In other words, any video chat feat  ... Read More

Iowa Adventure Spots for Active Seniors

Shona Schmall - Monday, August 21, 2017

If you ask most people in the United States, they most likely don’t know exactly where the state of Iowa is, and some often forget that it is a state. Across the country, folks seem to think Iowa is a fly-over state that doesn’t have much to offer. But those of us in Iowa know that it truly is an unbeatable area with a lot of great opportunities for everyone to enjoy. If you are an active senior looking for some exciting spots in Iowa, check out these incredible options! Gray’s Lake   ... Read More

VINTAGE COOPERATIVES – PROPOSED FOR THE AMES AREA, INFORMATION MEETINGS, THURSDAY, AUGUST 31 AT 2PM AND 6PM

Jessica Davidson - Friday, August 04, 2017

Join us on Thursday, August 31 at 2pm or 6pm at the Hilton Garden Inn in Ames (1325 Dickinson Avenue) for an Informational Meeting. Learn about the senior housing cooperative concept, which may be coming to the Ames area soon. Find out what all the buzz is about and why more seniors are choosing the “Cooperative Lifestyle”. Don’t delay – RSVP today at 515-279-3000.  ... Read More

VINTAGE COOPERATIVE OF JOHNSTON, LUNCH AND LEARN INFORMATION MEETING, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16 AT 11 AM

Jessica Davidson - Friday, August 04, 2017

Join us on Wednesday, August 16 at 11 am at Vintage Cooperatives’ Conference Center (1631 S Main St., Suite 201, Ankeny, 50023) for a Lunch & Learn. Find out why today’s wisest seniors are choosing the cooperative lifestyle and the many benefits of purchasing pre-construction! RSVP TODAY at 515.279.3000 or tyler@vintagecooperatives.com  ... Read More

3 Downsizing Lessons You Can Learn from The Moving College Student

Shona Schmall - Friday, August 04, 2017

It is estimated that there are around 20 million college students in the United States. Around this time, many of them are packing up all of their belongings to move into a -- probably tiny -- dorm room or apartment. In fact, most college students, end up having to move in and out of their residence every summer for as long as they attend college. That’s a lot of moving! Although the transitions of college residency and downsizing later in life are very different, there are many similari  ... Read More

Vintage Cooperative – proposed for the Altoona area, Information Meetings, Tuesday, August 29, 2 pm and 6 pm

Jessica Davidson - Thursday, August 03, 2017

Join us on Tuesday, August 29 at 2 pm or 6 pm at the Prairie Meadows Conference Center (1 Prairie Meadows Dr., Altoona, IA) for an Informational Meeting. Learn about the senior housing cooperative concept, which may be coming to the Altoona area soon. Find out what all the buzz is about and why more seniors are choosing the “Cooperative Lifestyle”. Don’t delay – RSVP today at 515-279-3000.  ... Read More

Vintage Cooperative of Ankeny, Lunch & Learn Information Meeting, Tuesday, August 15 at 11 am

Jessica Davidson - Thursday, August 03, 2017

Join us on Tuesday, August 15 at 11 am at Vintage Cooperatives’ Conference Center (1631 SW Main St. Suite 201, Ankeny, 50023) for a Lunch & Learn. Find out what all the buzz is about – a second Vintage Cooperative is under construction in Ankeny and opening later this year! Learn why over 30 beautiful homes are already SOLD. Don’t delay – RSVP today at 515-279-3000.  ... Read More

5 Ways To Liven Up Your Home's Style

Shona Schmall - Friday, July 21, 2017

Are you wishing you could upgrade the style of your home? Great news! It doesn’t take an expensive, timely renovation to upgrade your home. There are many simple things you can do, whatever your style is! Simple Art Everyone knows that art is one of the best ways to brighten up the walls in a home. We often assume that the only acceptable art would be expensive, professional art pieces, but that is nowhere near true! Look around locally; there is always cheap, unique art at places l  ... Read More