but the costs of a retirement com-
munity often are hard to assess.
Military Offi cer asked two experts
about how a prospective resident
could ask the right questions to fi nd
out true costs.
Cathy Rosenbaugh-Jennings, pres-
ident of Alterna Home Solutions in
Raleigh, N.C., a certifi ed senior advi-
sor and a real estate specialist for se-
Many retirement communities
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