For most families, cost is a key consideration when weighing the benefits of a senior living community. However, you may be surprised to learn that many older adults actually spend more by living alone and paying separately for a mortgage or rent, utilities, groceries, home care and transportation. This worksheet will help you compare the costs.


Cost Comparison worksheet

See how reasonable “La Pueblita” lifetime living community can be by comparing your expenses below:

Staying at HomeLa Pueblita
Mortgage-rent how feesIncluded
Real estate-property taxesIncluded
Home insuranceIncluded
Utilities ( Cable tv, electric, water, qas, track remmoval)Included
Lawn care, landscaping and maintenanceIncluded
Interior & exterior home maintenanceIncluded
Weekly housekeeping & laundry servicesIncluded
Pest controlIncluded
Automobile (Fuel, insurance, maintenance)Included
Groceries, dining out, gratuitiesIncluded
Social, cultural events & entretainmentIncluded
Security system-fire protectionIncluded
Personal emergency response systemIncluded
Personal services for errands or transportationIncluded
In home carigivers- assistance supportIncluded
Total: ${{mortgagerent + realestatetaxes + homeinsurance + utilities + lawncare + interiormaintenance + weeklyhousekeeping + pestcontrol + automobile + groceries + social + securitysystem + personalemergency + personalservices + inhomecarigivers}} Included