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4 Perks of Downsizing to an Apartment

Whether you’re looking to simplify your life or experiencing a transition, downsizing from a house to an apartment can be an extremely beneficial decision. When homeowners downsize to apartments, they often experience an upgrade in lifestyle. We’ll share 4 perks that you’ll receive when you downsize to a luxury apartment. 

Luxury amenities

Many people choose to downsize from a house to an apartment because they want access to luxury amenities. Having access to amenities can improve your health and in the long run, your happiness. It’s no secret that exercise increases longevity as well as happiness, which is why many luxury apartments provide fitness studios with exercise machines and weights. Some even have private outdoor areas like trails for those who enjoy walking, running, or riding bicycles outside

Pets are also a source of joy and contentment for many people. Recently, many luxury apartments have adopted pet-friendly amenities, like fenced areas for pets to play off leash. That way, residents can spend more time with their furry friends. 

444 Social offers luxurious amenities, including a resort-style pool, a fitness studio with Peloton bikes, golf simulator and a private community dock with kayaks. Besides these amenities, 444 Social has accommodations for those who own pets, like a “Woof Top” where pets can play in a safe and enclosed space. Deciding to live in an apartment community means you’ll have access to more luxurious amenities, and as a result, you’ll live a happier life.

Optimal location

When you downsize to an apartment, you can choose to live wherever you want. You can decide to live in an apartment community located in an area close to your office, which will shorten your commute time. On the other hand, you can live near various dining and entertainment options. Apartments close to shopping malls and top-rated restaurants can help you easily go out with your friends and family on the weekend. 

Whether you love going out for date night, shopping at the mall, or short commutes, living at 444 Social will allow you to keep your personal and professional life in close proximity. We are also located right next to Regal Cinemas, steps away from countless restaurants like Wildfire and Big Bowl, and near many top Fortune 500 companies and headquarters. Lincolnshire is the optimal place to liveyou'll never be short of things to do while living at 444 Social.

Social activities and communal spaces

Sometimes, it can be hard to make real and lasting friendships. It’s difficult enough to make new friends, so apartment communities provide opportunities for residents to get to know each other with social activities and communal spaces. Lots of apartment communities offer grill areas, party rooms and co-working lounges. These are places where residents can socialize, work, and make connections within their community. Some apartments also host activities for residents in these areas, like parties, barbecues, and more. 

444 Social offers fun activities to help their residents get to know one another. Some of the gatherings they’ve hosted in the past include Super Bowl watch parties, top local restaurant sponsored happy hours at the property and karaoke nights. Additionally, they have an app with a community messaging board so that residents can meet and socialize. 

Fewer chores and less maintenance

When you choose to live in an apartment, you’re embracing a lower maintenance lifestyle. Apartment living can give you a new way of life, since you won’t need to worry about mowing the lawn, keeping the pool clean, or organizing the garage.

Since many apartments provide upkeep of indoor and outdoor communal spaces, you’ll have fewer chores, which will, in turn, allow you to have more time for what’s most important to you. You’ll have time to do fun things like developing a new hobby or hanging out with your friends. A lower maintenance lifestyle can simplify your life and help save time for what’s most important to you.

Taking steps to downsize

Although downsizing from a house to an apartment is a transition that takes time, it can be immensely beneficial in the long run. First, you’ll want to start by looking for an apartment that fits your needs and lifestyle. Consider luxury amenities that would improve your life, like a gym or a pool. While you’re researching apartments, you might also want to consider location. You’ll probably want to select an apartment that is near your work, family and close to restaurants and shopping centers. Once you find an apartment that meets your requirements, contact the office and set up an appointment to visit. Start your new chapter with luxury apartment living. 

444 Social offers all of these perks and more. Interested in learning more about our apartment community in Lincolnshire? Contact us here for more information.

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