COST COMPARISON CALCULATOR

- Discover what it really costs to stay in your home versus moving to a Palm Village Independent Living Patio Home. Fill in the boxes of this Cost Calculator with your known or estimated monthly costs. It is automatically totaled at the bottom for your reference.

Housing Related CostsYour Monthly CostsPalm VillageNational Average*
Property Tax $ Included $168
Home Maintenance, Repair and Property Insurance $ Included $196
Utilities (water, sewer & garbage) $ Included $289
Entertainment, Outings and Social Activities $ Included $122
National Average Total (for reference only)     $775
Security Services (Daily check on residents) $ Included n/a
Cable Services $ $10/mo - 72 channels n/a
Lawn Care and Landscaping $ Included n/a
Pest Control Services $ Included n/a
Weekly Housekeeping and Linen Service $ $67/month n/a
Healthy Lunch Prepared $ 15 lunches** per month included n/a
Coffee Shop and Snacks $ Included n/a
Transportation to Shopping $ Included n/a
Wellness and Fitness Programs and Equipment $ Included n/a
Fire Alarm System (smoke alarms) $ Included n/a
Nursing Support $ Registered Nurse Services Included n/a
Emergency call button $ CPR/ First Aid Trained Nursing Staff included n/a
Total $    

*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2011 Consumer Expenditure Survey

**Per person

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