By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Real Estate | Issue: October 2013
The management team at Silver Arrow Estates in Broken Arrow includes (L to R): Jim Bacon and Leesa Park, Beth Ashcraft, and Vicki and Paul Thielker.
Silver Arrow Estates in Broken Arrow is a Holiday Retirement community where you’ll find independent retirement living at the highest standard. The 17 acres are within minutes of shopping areas, medical facilities, great dining, a museum and a performing arts center, all accessible by a free shuttle service. Tulsa is a short distance away and there you’ll find additional shopping, medical facilities, dining, area museums, the Tulsa Zoo, the Tulsa Performing Arts Center, sports events and more. Immediately after turning onto the road leading to Silver Arrow Estates, you realize you’ve just entered a lovely area off the beaten path where you’re surrounded by beautiful lawns, plants, trees and nature.
Beth Ashcraft is the community sales leader for Silver Arrow Estates. Silver Arrow is managed by co-community managers that include Vicki and Paul Thielker and Jim Bacon and Leesa Park. All managers of Holiday Retirement communities are also residents, responsible for daily community operations. Managers are available 24 hours each day. They dine and participate in sponsored activities with other residents.
If you enjoy really fine cooking, you’ll be in for a surprise at Silver Arrow Estates. Chef Chris Payne was recently honored in the company’s South Region of over 105 communities when he received the award as Best Chef.
“Many active couples live at Silver Arrow Estates,” said Beth, “and we have some great offers for singles and couples considering residence in our community. Chef Chris provides food made from scratch each day, there are many activities, a unique management style with our resident co-manager teams, lovely cottages with attached garages, and 21 different one- and two-bedroom suite floorplans and studios available.” Each suite features individually controlled heating and air conditioning, a kitchenette with sink, cupboards, refrigerator with freezer, an emergency response system monitored 24 hours a day, seven days a week, high-quality carpet and draperies, and privacy. The Silver Arrow Estates way of living provides fun, carefree, all-inclusive retirement living – just as it should be.
There are no buy-in fees, hidden costs, or long-term leases at Silver Arrow. You’ll pay rent on a month-to-month basis and it includes three nutritious meals each day, a calendar full of social activities, outings and special events, most utilities, scheduled local transportation, weekly housekeeping and linen service, and more.
Holiday Retirement properties also offer Rate Lock, the option to lock in your monthly rent rate. It requires a reasonable one-time fee ensuring your rent will never increase as long as you choose to live at Silver Arrow. Ask about this great way to ensure peace of mind and the opportunity to save thousands of dollars in rent when you reside at Silver Arrow.
When you’re a resident of Silver Arrow Estates, you’re provided an exclusive travel program whereby residents can stay up to seven nights free of charge at most of the more than 300 Holiday Retirement communities across the United States and Canada. Wherever you are, you’ll be at home.
“For more information, call or just drop by and join us for a complimentary meal,” says Beth. “You’re always welcome at Silver Arrow Estates.”
Blankenship graduated from the University of Oklahoma and has enjoyed a lifetime career in advertising. He started his own advertising business in 1993 and enjoys creating graphic art and writing. Hobbies include hunting, fishing and pencil drawings. Duane and his wife, Janice, have been married over 50 years and are active in their church and community. He has been a contributing writer for Value News/Values Magazine since 2005.