Meet Our Members
Take a moment to hear from a few of our Members who help create the Peachtree Hills Place community.
Some Members select Peachtree Hills Place for the continued proximity to conveniences they’ve experienced in their previous homes and lifestyles.
Other Members choose Peachtree Hills Place to take advantage of the limited opportunity to access retirement community home ownership. They crave the camaraderie of sharing common interests with others who have earned their way to success by hard work in their professional careers and through community leadership.
All Members bring stories of the fascinating personal journeys that brought them to Peachtree Hills Place. Together, each Member contributes to building an inviting community to which others aspire to belong.
Rusty & Vicki French
“We’re really looking forward to it—the amenities, the quality—they seem to have really thought through the issues to create a lovely community.”
Scott traveled the world and considered retiring abroad. But he realizes that his beloved Atlanta is where he wants to remain, and Peachtree Hills Place is the next place he’ll call home.
Ron & Kay Blum
“When we heard about Peachtree Hills Place, it just clicked.”
Barbara spent years constructing beautiful works of art; now she’s creating a lifestyle of inspiration.
“The dealmaker for me was two-fold—one is the fact that there is healthcare on the premises. While I’m in good health, I don’t want to have to scramble around if there’s a need. The second big plus is croquet.”
Doug & Florida Ellis
“We were impressed by its location and the opportunity it affords for valuable relationships.”
Nancy & Andy Isakson
“What excites [us] the most about moving to Peachtree Hills Place is the sense of community. [We’re] excited about the friendships that will be here, the activities and being with a small group of people that are going to be like family.”
Candace McNair spent 18 years caring for her late husband Louis who suffered from Parkinson’s disease. “I learned a lot and that’s the chief reason I’m heading to Peachtree Hills Place,” she says.
Mary Ann and Lloyd Whitaker were considering a move to a Buckhead high-rise community. But the more they learned about Peachtree Hills Place, the more they realized that low-rise luxury was the right choice for them.
Karla and Stan Smith love knowing that when they head to their North Georgia cabin, their Peachtree Hills Place home will be cared for while they’re away.
Nancy spent years helping high schoolers shape their future, now she’s defining her own.
“We're excited about new friendships, the deluxe fitness center and onsite healthcare. The convenient lock-and-leave lifestyle will make it easy to spend time at the family farm in South Georgia or at our beach house in Hilton Head.”
Like many seniors, Betty and Jim Crawford want to make decisions about the future on their terms. That’s why they chose Peachtree Hills Place. ‘Going forward, we know that as our needs change, we'll be in the right place.’
“Peachtree Hills Place was an easy choice for me.”
“We travel quite a bit, and we liked the idea of knowing everything will be taken care of while we're away.”
“Coming back to Buckhead is like coming home again.”
Anita and John Strickler thought about remaining in their Buckhead home. But why risk isolation when they could enjoy a new home and rich lifestyle, while staying connected to the neighborhood they love?
“Owning a home at Peachtree Hills Place means we have access to onsite healthcare and we enjoy extraordinary amenities, cultural and social opportunities.”
“I am delighted that my new home has plenty of space for my grand piano and for entertaining family and friends.”
“The location is paramount. Jane loves the residential neighborhood setting. We've both done our homework and know this is where we want to be.”
“I can't imagine living anywhere else. Everything I love about Atlanta is right here – my friends and favorite activities. Now with all the benefits of Peachtree Hills Place, I'll live a happy life for many years to come.”
When Polly and Charlie Simpson married in 1960, they lived in an apartment minutes from their new home at Peachtree Hills Place. Low-rise luxury and onsite health services in the neighborhood they love? It doesn't get much better than that!
Though Florence and Armand Hendee are blessed with a large local family, staying connected to peers is essential to them. At Peachtree Hills Place they look forward to joining old and new friends for bridge, dining, croquet and fitness.
“The facility and grounds were lovely, but we were especially impressed by how very happy the Members seemed.”
For Atlanta natives Laura and Carter Smith, there’s never been a better place to live than Buckhead. Now, Peachtree Hills Place offers a brand-new home, plus social connections and onsite healthcare, all in the neighborhood they love.