Category Archives: New Construction

Primrose of Appleton, Wisconsin to Break Ground May 23rd

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 16, 2017

APPLETON, WI – South Dakota based Primrose Retirement Communities has announced plans to begin construction on a 110-unit community in Appleton that includes assisted living, independent living, and memory care apartments as well as 10 townhome villas.  The public is invited to the groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, May 23 at 11:00 a.m. at the building site, located at 5715 N. Meade St. in Appleton.

The multi-million dollar project is expected to be open in the fall of 2018.  It will be built by Hoffman Planning, Design & Construction, Inc. and is being financed by Investors Community Bank.  When open, the retirement community expects to employ approximately 50 people.

Primrose Retirement Communities, LLC, headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent living, assisted living, and memory care communities across the country which specialize in personalized services and resident-focused care.  Founded in 1989, the mission of Primrose Retirement Communities is to create a happy and healthy living environment for seniors.  From the opening of the first Primrose community in Aberdeen in 1991, Primrose has grown to include over 30 locations in 16 states.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose of Findlay Hires New Sales Director

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUGUST 8, 2016

FINDLAY, OH – Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay has hired Susan Gehring to be their new Director of Marketing.  In this role, she will oversee all the marketing and sales efforts as well as public relations events and community outreach for Primrose.  Gehring, who began her duties on July 18th, is taking the place of former Sales Director April Mangett who is now the Executive Director for the independent and assisted living community.

Susan Gehring

Susan Gehring

“I was looking for a way to serve the community on a more personal and meaningful level in a professional environment,” said Gehring.  “Primrose has given me that opportunity and helping new residents find their place in our community is the thing I look forward to the most,” she added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay, located at 8580 Township Road 237, consists of 36 independent living apartment homes, 32 assisted-living apartment homes, and twelve townhome villas.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose of Pueblo to Host Ribbon-Cutting for New Villas

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 1, 2016

PUEBLO, CO – Primrose Retirement Community of Pueblo will be hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for their newly-constructed townhome villas on Tuesday, June 14 from 4-6 pm.  There will be a brief ceremony and blessing followed by music, refreshments and tours of the new villa complex.

In addition to the 20 new 1600 square-foot villas, a central clubhouse has also been built which provides a fitness center, TV lounge, and several other amenities for the villa residents to utilize at their leisure.

New Villa Clubhouse in Pueblo, CO

New Villa Clubhouse in Pueblo, CO

“We are excited to bring this addition to Primrose of Pueblo,” said Primrose Retirement Communities President BJ Schaefbauer. “We have very much enjoyed being a part of the Pueblo community and look forward to contributing this unique concept for senior living to the area.”

Primrose Retirement Community of Pueblo, opened in 2010, consists of 39 Independent Living Apartments, 40 Assisted Living Apartments and 20 townhome villas.  The retirement community is owned and operated by South Dakota based Primrose Retirement Communities, LLC.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose Villas to Host Grand Re-Opening After $200,000 Renovation

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 21, 2015

FINDLAY, OH – Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay will be hosting a grand re-opening of their townhome villas on Thursday, May 28th.  Originally opening in the fall of 2007, Primrose’s 12 townhome villas recently underwent a $200,000 face lift over the winter and spring of 2015, and ribbon-cutting with the Findlay Chamber of Commerce will take place outside of the villas at 11:30 a.m.

IMG_20150521_142331643The 12 townhome villas are luxury condos, featuring an open one-level floor plan with a fully equipped kitchen, a gas fireplace, over sized attached garage and a stunning four-season room. They are available on a monthly rental basis. Villa residents enjoy services such as meals, housekeeping, transportation and activities along access to all the inside amenities, from the ice cream parlor to the pub and fitness center.

Primrose Retirement Community of Findlay, located at 8580 Township Road 237, consists of 36 independent living apartment homes, 32 assisted-living apartment homes, and twelve townhome villas.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose of Pueblo Begins Construction on New Villas

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 11, 2015   

PUEBLO, CO – Primrose Retirement Community of Pueblo has begun construction on 20 townhome villas. Construction on the villas is expected to be completed in late 2015, and they will be located on the Primrose campus next to the existing building.  A clubhouse is also being built as part of the project, which will provide a fitness center, TV lounge, and several other amenities for the villa residents to utilize at their leisure.

An image of the new Pueblo villa site plan

An image of the new Pueblo villa site plan

“We are excited to begin this addition to Primrose of Pueblo,” said Primrose Retirement Communities President BJ Schaefbauer. “We have very much enjoyed being a part of the Pueblo community and look forward to contributing this unique concept for senior living to the area.”

“We are very excited about the addition of the villas to our Primrose campus,” said Executive Director Gina Drown. “The security and amenities provided, along with the clubhouse and exercise facilities, will make the villas at Primrose a prime place to live in Pueblo,” she added.

In addition to the new villas, Primrose Retirement Community of Pueblo also consists of 39 independent living apartments and 40 assisted living apartments.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C, headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care. Founded in 1989, the mission of Primrose Retirement Communities is to create a happy and healthy living environment for seniors.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.