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Eastcastle Place Independent Residents Celebrate Shedding their Masks

The excitement was palpable…and clinkable. Eastcastle Place hosted a garden cocktail party for independent living residents at Eastcastle Place. For the first time in the past year, the residents were able to shed their masks in the common areas of the senior living community on Milwaukee’s Eastside, and they decided it was worth a celebration. …

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A Life Plan Community…Thinking Ahead

Selling a home that’s been loved and lived in for decades requires organization and planning. Part of that planning should include avoiding another move down the road. The best way to ensure that you or your family member only has to move once is by finding the right community. It’s important to find a community …

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Happy Earth Celebration!

Saving the environment is too important for just one day, so newsflash: April has unofficially become Earth Month. Milwaukee is celebrating in a big way and at Eastcastle Place, we’re doing our part by focusing on reducing, reusing and recycling. We have official Earth Day events going on at Eastcastle Place all week and we’ve …

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With Spring in the Air, Eastcastle Place Reopens

With all residents and staff having had access to vaccinations and enhanced sanitation and safety protocols firmly in place, Eastcastle Place is cautiously opening to visitors and expanding its in-person programming and group dining. Please click here to read more.

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Eastcastle Residents Reflect Over this Past Year

As residents received their vaccines, they began a project of reflection on the past year. Check out the wonderful story FOX6 News Milwaukee did on our Lessons Learned from COVID-19. Check out the beautiful artwork that expresses happiness, hardship and even humor. Feelings of friendship, salvation, and selflessness making up the fabric of our community …

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Stiches in Time for Lessons Learned During COVID

Eastcastle Place has unveiled its community art project, Lessons Learned from COVID. Led by resident Jo Schmidt and UWM student artist intern Jessica Mendez, the project features stitched muslin panels adorned with brightly colored messages relating to the pandemic and its impact on not only the senior living community but on the world. Please click …

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Real Estate Reality Check: Sell

If you’re thinking about putting your home on the market, or if you have friends and family that are considering downsizing, it is time to stop thinking. It’s a seller’s market, meaning buyers are motivated and interest rates are low. To quote that famous Nike slogan, “Just Do It!” The nationwide hot real estate trend …

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