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Durham Independent Living

There are 5 independent living communities in Durham, NC and 13 independent living communities nearby. The average cost of independent living in Durham, NC is $2,477 per month.

Durham Regent

3007 Pickett Rd
Durham, NC

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18 Reviews
Starting at $1,924 per month

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18 Reviews
Starting at $1,924 per month

Tucked away in the vibrant community of Durham Chapel Hill, Durham Regent puts independent senior living just minutes from shopping, fine dining and historical attractions.

Emerald Pond

205 Emerald Pond Ln
Durham, NC

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10 Reviews
Starting at $1,949 per month

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10 Reviews
Starting at $1,949 per month

Situated on a peaceful, 100-acre nature preserve that features ponds, walking trails and abundant wildlife, Emerald Pond is the home you’re looking for in Durham.

Bartlett Reserve

300 Meredith Dr.
Durham, NC

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2 Reviews

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2 Reviews

Bartlett Reserve is the research-triangle's only all-inclusive rental retirement community with no-risk. Located in Durham, North Carolina we feature one- and two-bedroom apartments with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops.

Atria Southpoint Walk

5705 Fayetteville Road
Durham, NC

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Starting at $4,348 per month

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Starting at $4,348 per month

Atria Southpoint Walk encourages active older adults to spend their time as they wish, knowing everything from housekeeping to cooking and even transportation is handled for them.

Forest at Duke

2701 Pickett Road
Durham, NC

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Refund Plans: 90% refund of Entrance Fee; 50% Refund (Price: 79% of Entrance Fee); Amortized over 50 mos. (Price: 58% of Entrance Fee). Assisted Living and Nursing Care on discounted Fee-For-Service basis.

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Durham Independent Living Communities Cost

The median cost of independent living in Durham for a single-occupancy apartment is $2,477/month (SeniorHomes.com - 2015). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Independent Living Communities
CommunityStarting Price
Atria Southpoint Walk$4,348/month
Durham Regent$1,924/month
Emerald Pond$1,949/month
Cost of Nearby Independent Living Communities
CommunityCityStarting Price
Atria OakridgeRaleigh$4,190/month
Cambridge Village of ApexApex$3,450/month
Capital OaksRaleigh$2,695/month
Coventry House InnHenderson$1,800/month
Coventry House InnOxford$1,800/month
Jordan OaksCary$2,474/month
The Aspens at Bedford FallsRaleigh$1,700/month
The Gardens at Wakefield PlantationRaleigh$3,224/month
The Lodge at Wake ForestWake Forest$2,749/month
Twin Rivers Independent Senior CommunityPittsboro$2,750/month
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.

Reviews of Durham Independent Living Communities

Durham Regent

Review by Visitor | Consumer

Durham Regent was a beautiful place. We wanted to get our mother in there, but what they advertise on the internet is different from the price when you go in to visit. It was a very clean and convenient living space. I liked the way it was set up. They had lots of activities for the senior citizens and a means of takin...

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Durham Regent

Review by Simon, resident nephew | Consumer

This place advertise that they offer light cleaning weekly, but they don't clean, empty trash or wash linens weekly as advertise. my aunt didn't have toilet paper for 3days. Place is infested with ants and roaches and mice. Any random person can enter building from any entrance. Staff steals and is mean to residents. ...

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Durham Regent

Review by Michael | Consumer

Durham Regent is a little too expensive, but it's nice, and the people seem nice. I like my cottage. It's a 1-bedroom with a bathroom, a kitchen, a washer and dryer, dishwasher, stove, and refrigerator. The location is fine, and the grounds are kept up well. I don't participate in activities. I cook for myself, and I b...

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Durham Regent

Review by Ann | Consumer

Durham Regent was not a new building, but it was clean. They had bingo. We had a very nice lunch of food that was good and well presented. The staff was competent.

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Durham Regent

Review by Meredith | Consumer

The staff at Durham Regent has been great. They have a great activity calendar, a library, a pool table, popcorn and movie theater, and plenty of stuff to do. The menu looks great. The place is clean and well maintained with beautiful landscaping and flowers outside.

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Durham Regent

Review by Bette | Consumer

Durham Regent was a nice facility, but I didn’t like the staff that much since they don't have staff on-site 24/7. There was a walkway so people could get outside and individual areas for classes of OT and PT, as well.

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Information About Independent Living Communities in Durham

Duke UniversityThe English explorer, John Lawson, once referred to Durham as the “flower of the Carolinas” because of the land’s enchanting beauty. It is now more commonly known as the “City of Medicine, USA.” More than 300 companies in the medical and healthcare industry make their home in Durham. The healthcare companies and medical practices in the city together contribute over $1.2 billion to the local economy. The Research Triangle Park has more than 170 major research companies within its 7,000-acre boundary. The companies employ almost 40,000 full-time employees and an additional 10,000 contract workers. Durham is also a major center of learning in the region with three major universities within easy driving distance – Duke University in Durham, the North Carolina State University in Raleigh and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Organizations Serving Seniors in Durham

The Durham Center for Senior Life (DCSL) has four senior centers that provide older adults with a wide range of interesting and stimulating activities designed to promote their health and well-being. Seniors enjoying independent living in Durham can attend a variety of exercise sessions, receive insurance counseling and transportation assistance, and attend adult education classes. DCSL programs address and support the mental, physical and social needs of the mature adult in Durham.

Durham Senior-Friendly Activities

Independent seniorsThe Sarah P. Duke Gardens has over five miles of trails and walkways that meander through four distinct garden areas. The Historic Gardens houses the terraces of the original garden as well as the Rose Garden and the Roney Fountain. The flowers of southeastern United States can be found in the H.L. Blomquist Garden of Native Plants, while an Asian arboretum houses plants from eastern Asia. The Doris Duke Center Gardens now include a discovery garden. Seniors enjoying independent living in Durham are fortunate to have an oasis of beautiful greenery in the heart of this historic city.

Durham Medical Facilities

Ranked nationally in 13 adult and nine pediatric specialties, Duke University Hospital has consistently been recognized and acclaimed as one of the best healthcare providers in the country. Offering tertiary and quaternary care (highly-specialized or experimental procedures), it is the region’s most trusted healthcare network. As a teaching hospital, the medical professionals and staff at Duke University Hospital are committed to advancing the research and diagnostic capabilities of the hospital in order to help improve the lives of patients in every way. Durham independent living residents can expect the latest in diagnostic and imaging procedures as well as caring and dedicated medical experts.

Durham Transportation

Seniors who need transportation assistance can count on the services provided by Durham County ACCESS. Its vans are specially equipped to make travel around Durham easy, safe and comfortable. Seniors can be taken to doctor’s appointments, grocery shopping as well as other personal errands and destinations. ACCESS makes independent living in Durham a pleasant and enjoyable experience.

Durham seniors can expect a world-class hospital with state-of-the-art diagnostic technology and renowned medical experts, as well as a city that is rich in culture and history that supports its elderly population in every way. Explore independent living communities in Durham and start living your ideal life now.

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