FAQs on Life at Active Senior Luxury Living in Allen, TX
What is an active adult living?
Active adult living is for people 55+ and seniors who wish to live independently while benefiting from the advantages of an enhanced social, cultural, and recreational lifestyle. Residents are free from the burdens of home maintenance concerns and have more time to enjoy the things they love.
What should my first step in this process be?
Get to know us! Don’t hesitate to participate in any of our upcoming events. We encourage you to get involved, meet your future neighbors, and get a taste of what life is like at Larkspur.
Who is available to help me explore the financial, legal, and logistical aspects of moving to a senior living community?
A good place to start is to ask family, friends, and trusted advisers for recommendations and help in researching your options. In addition, our senior living specialists can refer you to recommended companies and services that can assist you with everything from packing and downsizing to moving in and decorating.
How do I apply for an apartment?
There are two easy ways to apply:
1. Stop by or call the community and schedule a tour. Once you have selected your new home, our friendly staff will assist you with the in-office lease signing.
2. Stop by or call the community and schedule a tour. Once you have selected your new home, our friendly staff will assist you with an online lease signing option.
Your Future Apartment Home
What types of senior living residences are available?
Larkspur offers a wide range of floor plans in one- and two-bedroom options.
Is additional storage space available?
Yes, we have interior climate-controlled storage space with a variety of sizes to select from.
Is parking available?
Yes. We offer breezeway garages, detached garages, carports, and open parking.
What rental/lease options are available?
There are many options available within the Larkspur At Twin Creeks community to include long term leases, short term Corporate Lease options and well as Snow Bird stays. Please call or come by and speak to one of our Senior Living Sales Specialists to learn more.
Will I need to carry renters insurance?
Yes. We require a minimum of $100K limited liability.
How do I change my address?
It’s easy! Simply go online to the United States Postal Service website or go into the post office in-person and fill out a change of address form there.
Will you provide any help with moving, downsizing, renting furniture, decorating, etc.?
Yes, we will suggest local realtors, moving companies, furniture rental companies, decorators, and storage companies to help make the transition to your new home as smooth and as stress-free as possible.
May I customize my apartment as I wish?
Yes. You’re welcome to furnish and decorate your apartment to suit your tastes
How do I schedule maintenance?
You can schedule service through the resident portal, or you may come into the office where we’ll fill a work order out for you.
What cable/internet/phone options are available?
The local provider is Grande Communications, reachable at 972-678-3110
What electric services are available?
You may use the provider of your choice. Please visit www.powertochoose.org for options in the area.
How do I connect my utilities?
Once you reserve your apartment, and before move-in, you’ll be given a welcome letter that contains all of the phone numbers you’ll need to connect your utilities.
Fees & Costs
How much are the monthly rates?
Rental rates vary, depending on the apartment. Please call our friendly staff for details.
Can I make an online payment?
Yes, you will be shown how to make an easy online rent payment through the resident portal at the time you move in.
What additional expenses should I budget for on a monthly basis?
You will need to budget for electricity, water, and gas.
What is included in the monthly rent?
In addition to the use and enjoyment of your selected one- or two-bedroom residence, your monthly fees include a variety of services and amenities, such as complimentary continental breakfast, community activities and programming, Instructor-Led Exercise Classes, and programming, scheduled transportation services and interior/exterior maintenance, plus access to a host of on-site amenities and community common spaces for family and friend gatherings. Valet Trash service is also included.
What will the community fee cover?
- 24-hour Emergency Maintenance
- Beautifully landscaped grounds
- Concierge services
- Adjacent Park Maintenance and Use
- Pest control services
- Coffee/hot tea bar
- Resident Business Center with WiFi
- Extensive Activities Programming
The Larkspur Lifestyle
What kinds of activities and programs are available at the community?
Larkspur boasts a full calendar of events and activities for 55+ active senior residents that change monthly. From line dancing and art classes to classic movies and special events, our Life Enrichment program has something for everyone. We are always open to suggestions from our residents to help keep everyone engaged. Click below to learn more about our engaging programming.
Are transportation services available?
Yes, complimentary scheduled transportation is available on our comfortable shuttle bus. You can sign up for transportation for upcoming outings, grocery trips, and doctor visits as well as request Lyft service during normal business hours.
Can my grandchildren or other relatives visit? May they use the pool?
Yes, your guests are welcome at Larkspur! You may invite guests to use the pool and other facilities. For complete details, call us for a copy of our Community Policies.
Can I bring my pet?
Yes, pets are welcome! At Larkspur at Twin Creeks, we know that your cat or dog is part of your family. Pets can enhance your physical, mental, and emotional well-being, inspire a more active social life, and lower your stress levels. We offer a reasonable and inviting pet policy. Call our friendly Senior Living Consultants to learn more and to schedule a tour to see our on-site Pet Spa!
What amenities does Larkspur at Twin Creeks offer?
Our amenities include a beautiful outdoor heated pool, pavilion, putting green, salon, and much more. Learn more about our community amenities here.
What is there to do in the surrounding area?
There is almost too much to list here! Theater, museums, sporting events, shopping, golf, hiking and dining are only a few of the possibilities. Click here to read about more activities to explore in the surrounding area.
Do you have more questions about the Larkspur at Twin Creeks’ lifestyle? Please give us a call or register for one of our complimentary events to learn more.