Dubuque - Independent Living
Your Lifestyle - The Arbors
The rental apartment homes in The Arbors come with much more than spacious layouts and custom finishes. At The Arbors, you’ll find choices each day and can chart your own course – while making new friends and continuing to connect with those important in your life. Take a yoga class right at The Arbors, enjoy a lecture or join a book club – you’ll find so much to do right on campus! But the choices don’t end there. Take advantage of the complimentary scheduled transportation service and enjoy a trip with new friends to a club, museum, or show.
No need to care for a lawn, shovel the snow from your driveway, or worry about home maintenance from a leaky faucet or a faulty water heater. Maintenance free is just that – a life free of chores and repairs, leaving you more time for the things you enjoy. Inclusive services at The Arbors consist of housekeeping, a dining program, and regularly scheduled transportation and activities. And pets are welcome!
An Active Community
Residents may choose a busy lifestyle or just sit back and relax. The choice is theirs and opportunities are endless! Please click here for more information about the planned activities program at The Arbors.
Within The Arbors community, senior couples and individuals make quick friends and lasting relationships with their new neighbors in the fully developed Arbors campus. Find others with similar interests out and about in the many common areas of the campus and enjoy time spent together while maintaining privacy in your own apartment space. Take a walk, enjoy the dining room for a social dinner, or head off for a day on the town! Together with your new community of friends or on your own, opportunities abound.
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"Oak Park® Place is like being at home. My brother chose this community for me because he knew I would be taken care of. The housekeeping and meals were some things I really needed. The facility is wonderful. It’s like heaven on earth!"
- James, Resident
Amenities Come Standard
There is no entry fee to live at The Arbors. And your monthly rent is all-inclusive, eliminating the worry of extra bills. Standard amenities include: cable television, disposal, dishwasher, internet access, local phone, ovens, easy-care refrigerators, stacked washer and dryer, underground parking, building security system, paid utilities, meal plans, doorstep removal of trash and recyclables, and housekeeping services.
The Arbors offers two meals daily – breakfast and a restaurant-style dinner served five days a week. Alternate meal choices are also always available.
Please click here for a worksheet to help you compare the values of independent and at-home living options.
Senior Living to Fit Your Lifestyle
The Arbors boasts three levels of spacious retirement apartments. Patios and balconies accent most units and your rent is all-inclusive.
Residents at The Arbors of Oak Park® Place may choose from a variety of floor plans Unit sizes range from spacious one bedroom/one bathroom units to expansive two bedroom/two bath and den apartments. All have walk-in closets and extra storage. Each apartment is designed to be senior-friendly and incorporates the latest conveniences including easy-grasp door/cabinet/drawer handles, low-nap carpeting, and easy-slide patio doors. A washer and dryer is included and conveniently located within each apartment. And pets are welcome!
Extra Value Outside Your Apartment Door
Most units include a patio or balcony for enjoying the beauty of the outdoors and heated underground parking garage space with opener is available for a minimal monthly fee. Don’t worry about scraping ice or snow off your car when you leave home in the winter – indoor parking will keep you and your car protected from winter weather and from the hot summer sun.
Independent Living Floor Plans:
- The Quince - 2 Bedroom/2 Baths - 1,096 sq ft
- The Linden - 2 Bedroom/1 Bath - 994 sq ft
- The Poplar - 2 Bedroom/1 Bath - 990 sq ft
- The Laurel - 2 Bedroom/1 1/2 Baths - 868 sq ft
- The Maple - 2 Bedroom/1 Bath - 865 sq ft
- The Birch/Willow - 2 Bedroom/1 Bath - 838 sq ft
Condo Living with All of the Amenities
Circling the perimeter of our Oak Park® Place community, The Estates feature spacious two-bedroom garden condominiums with a generous master bedroom suite and the option of a finished attic and/or finished basement. Unlike traditional condominiums, routine maintenance is provided outside and available for your inside needs as well.
Estate Floor Plans:
Convenience in its Location
Nestled in a quiet, private neighborhood, Oak Park® Place is located close to shopping, medical offices, banks, churches, recreational opportunities, and more. Residents can meet friends, take guests "out" for dinner, or run an errand, all without leaving the comforts of our community at Oak Park® Place. Strolling down our indoor Main Street, stop by the café, bank, beauty salon, convenience store, or private dining room. Find additional meeting spots in the terrace, game room, or fitness center at The Arbors.