Discovery Village At The Forum is officially opening its preview gallery to the public on Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 at 9 a.m. Located at 2625 Forum Blvd. in The Forum, just east of I-75 and north of Colonial Blvd., this will be the public’s first opportunity to view community renderings, decorator finishes, available floor plans and to receive details on the resort-style amenities and services offered at this state-of-the-art community. Senior Lifestyle Counselors will begin taking apartment reservations on a first-come, first-served basis. The preview gallery will remain open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.
The 204,000-square-feet, five-story, luxury senior-rental community will feature 176 Independent living apartment homes with 12, one- and two-bedroom floor plans, ranging from 570 square feet to 1,142 square feet. Apartment homes will feature full-size kitchens with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops with tile backsplash, wood-look plank flooring in living areas, plush carpet in bedrooms, designer tile in bathrooms, flat screen televisions, walk-in closets, screened lanais, faux-wood window blinds and keyless door access cards.
All apartment homes will be connected to the Grande Clubhouse, which will feature restaurant-style dining with tableside service, bar and club room, piano lounge, ballroom, library, movie theatre, salon and spa wellness center, heated pool, outdoor entertainment areas and pickleball courts. Housekeeping, transportation, maintenance, security and concierge services will be available to all residents.
“Discovery Village At The Forum’s newest independent living community allows seniors to delight in the very best that senior living has to offer,” said Thomas J. Harrison, CEO and co-founder of Discovery Senior Living. “With world-class services and resort-style amenities at their disposal, residents can enjoy the lifestyle they desire in an environment that feels like home, and we are excited to offer local seniors a new way to live life to the fullest.”
- Discovery Village At The Forum is the design creation of Architectural Concepts Inc. (ACI) of Largo, under the leadership of founding partner Bo Russ. ACI provides architectural services to clients throughout the U.S., Bermuda and New Zealand, specializing in senior-building design.
- Wegman Design Group’s design principal, Lori Wegman, provided the creative and strategic interior design solutions. Wegman’s professionals have been providing innovative design since its startup in 2001.
- The Henning Group is the general building construction management firm in charge of construction. The Iowa-based firm is one of the largest general construction companies in North America and does business internationally.
- Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. is the construction financing partner.
For more information on Discovery Village At The Forum, call 239-931-0733 or visit www.DiscoveryVillages.com.