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INTERESTED IN LEARNING ABOUT DOWNSIZING? JOIN US IN JOHNSTON OR WEST DES MOINES FOR A TWO-PART PRESENTATION

Shona Schmall - Friday, February 03, 2017

Perhaps you have considered downsizing, but keep putting it off as you became overwhelmed and didn’t know where to begin. We can make it easy and help you take the first practical steps in the process! Come learn how we can help you prepare your home for sale and walk you through the steps to a successful move. Mark your calendar and join us for refreshments at one of locations below: Tuesday, February 7 at 10 AM Hilton Garden Inn 205 S 64th St. in West Des Moines   ... Read More

Retiring Part-Time

Shona Schmall - Monday, January 16, 2017

Today, many seniors enjoy busy, active lifestyles. Not everyone is ready to fully retire. Retirement can mean the end of one career and the beginning of a new one! Whether you want to travel more, finally harness your passion, or just earn a little extra money, here’s a list of the 10 best jobs after retirement. Freelance Writer Freelancers choose their own hours and have the freedom to work from anywhere: home, a coffee shop, or even another country! To search for freelance w  ... Read More

Co-op Tours and Wine & Cheese Open House at Vintage Hills Co-op at Prairie Trail (Ankeny), Thursday, January 19, from 1 – 3 pm

Shona Schmall - Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Join us for a tour of Vintage Hills Cooperative at Prairie Trail in Ankeny and stay for a Wine & Cheese social. Come and see what a senior housing cooperative is all about and tour a variety of Vintage Cooperative homes and common areas throughout the community. Construction is underway on our second Ankeny cooperative and we are taking reservations for three new locations – Johnston, W. Des Moines and Iowa City. When: Thursday, January 19, 1-3 pm Where: Vintage Hills Coop  ... Read More

Vintage Cooperative of Ankeny Information Meeting, Wednesday, January 18 at 2 pm

Shona Schmall - Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Join us on Wednesday, January 18 at 2 pm at the Courtyard by Marriott in Ankeny (2405 SE Creekview Dr) for an Informational Meeting. Find out what all the buzz is about – another Vintage Cooperative is coming to Ankeny. Construction is well underway and early buyers get to choose amenities and personalize their homes! Hear testimonials from Vintage Cooperative members about why they chose the cooperative lifestyle. Don’t delay – RSVP to Julie today at 515-964-2900.   ... Read More

10 New Year Resolutions for 2017

Shona Schmall - Tuesday, December 27, 2016

1. Volunteer At Vintage Cooperatives, we’re all about community. There are endless opportunities to give back and make a difference using your unique giftings and passions. You can try checking out Volunteer Match (http://www.volunteermatch.org/) to get started. This website will bring up all the volunteer opportunities in your area! 2. Keep Moving Physical activity is extremely important as we age to keep our muscles, joints, and hearts happy. Take up an activity l  ... Read More

Holiday Tour of Homes

Shona Schmall - Friday, December 09, 2016

You will not want to miss this opportunity to tour a variety of floor plans and visit with our Cooperative Housing Specialists and current Vintage Cooperatives Members! Ask questions and gather information about the many benefits of cooperative lifestyle while you enjoy complimentary refreshments. Thursday, December 15 from 1-4 p.m. Vintage Cooperatives of Beaverdale 3001 Beaver Ave., Des Moines, IA Vintage Cooperatives has established communities throughout Iowa, including  ... Read More

Vintage Cooperatives is Coming to Iowa City!

Shona Schmall - Thursday, November 17, 2016

Join us for pie and learn how you can simplify your life by owning a share at Vintage Cooperatives. Come and see how the cooperative lifestyle compares with other housing options for seniors. You will be amazed at how affordable cooperative living really is... "We are excited to make the move to Vintage Cooperative of Coralville. Being proactive and planning for our future was a big part of our decision. We are looking forward to the freedom from the cares of home ownership, a more simpl  ... Read More

Ankeny - Panel Discussion & Pie!

Shona Schmall - Monday, November 07, 2016

Are you considering making a change into a maintenance-free lifestyle and stay in the same community you’ve loved your whole life? Due to demand Vintage Cooperatives is expanding in Ankeny. We are building another senior housing cooperative for independent, active seniors who are ready to downsize. We offer a unique approach to homeownership that allows you to design an affordable home, personalized with quality home finishes, while surrounded by an incredible community! Don’t delay&hel  ... Read More

Co-op Tours at Vintage Hills Co-op at Prairie Trail (Ankeny), Thursday, November 17, 1 pm

Shona Schmall - Thursday, November 03, 2016

Join us for a tour of Vintage Hills Cooperative at Prairie Trail in Ankeny. Come and see what a senior housing cooperative is all about and tour a variety of Vintage Cooperative homes and common areas throughout the community. See why more seniors are choosing the cooperative concept. Construction is underway on our second Ankeny cooperative ~Vintage Cooperative of Ankeny where choice homes are still available. In addition, we are currently taking reservations for two new prospective c  ... Read More

Lunch & Learn in Johnston & West Des Moines

Shona Schmall - Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Are you ready to make a change into a maintenance-free lifestyle and stay in the same community you've loved your whole life? Vintage Cooperatives is expanding in Johnston and West Des Moines! We are building senior housing cooperatives for independent, active seniors who are ready to downsize. We offer a unique approach to homeownership that allows you to design an affordable home personalized with quality home finishes, while surrounded by an incredible community! "We c  ... Read More