Kisco Senior Living, Welltower Break Ground on the Carnegie at the Washingtonian Center in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
GAITHERSBURG, MD., October 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Residence for the elderly Kisco and joint venture partner Well tower (NYSE: WELL) are pleased to announce the grand opening of The Carnegie at Washingtonian Center, a unique concept for seniors living in the heart of Gaithersburg. The seven-story complex will offer 302 spacious one and two-bedroom floor plans for independent living, assisted living and memory care residences. Located on 8.5 acres next to the RIO Lakefront at the Washingtonian Center, The Carnegie is expected to welcome residents in spring 2024.
“The Carnegie will be one of our iconic communities and we are proud to bring the Kisco lifestyle to the town of Gaithersburg,” noted Andy Kohlberg, President and CEO of Kisco Senior Living. “Kisco follows the simple philosophy of putting our residents first. From the start, we have embraced the highest standards in the hospitality industry to create a five star experience for our residents. We are delighted to bring this experience to unique lifestyle based on our principles that promote the health and well-being of residents.
For over 30 years, Kisco Senior Living has specialized in the ownership, development and management of five-star, full-service integrated seniors’ residences that provide exemplary service in safe, secure and user-friendly environments. With 20 communities across the country, Kisco is committed to a level of excellence that sets the bar higher in the lives of seniors, including Forbes Travel Guide Star hospitality certification.
Carnegie owes its name to the rich cultural and philanthropic heritage associated with Andrew Carnegie. He is responsible for the construction and donation of approximately 2,500 public libraries around the world. The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Carnegie Institution of Science are nearby Washington DC In addition, the famous Carnegie Hall has set the international standard for musical excellence.
“One of Kisco’s distinctive features is The Art of Living Well programming which addresses six dimensions of well-being. Providing intellectual and educational opportunities to residents personifies the Carnegie name, ”said Kohlberg. “We want to empower residents to pursue their passion and purpose, surrounded by culture, art and education. It’s about offering a maintenance-free lifestyle and allowing them to enjoy their lives with peace of mind.
The Carnegie at Washingtonian Center will offer upscale amenities, including chef-prepared meals in a choice of multiple indoor and outdoor dining areas; an indoor heated saltwater swimming pool; state-of-the-art fitness center; wellness spa; yoga studio; and access to health care on site. Additional lifestyle amenities include a conference room for on-going local educational programming; computer learning center; organized art gallery; cooking demonstration kitchen; and an outdoor landscaped park with a path leading to Malcolm King’s Park.
In partnership with Welltower, Kisco plans to open a Discovery Center in downtown Crown in the spring of 2022 to showcase the Carnegie’s selection of floor plans and sleek interior design at the Washingtonian Center. Floor plan options will vary in size from one bedroom, one bathroom (837 square feet) to two bedrooms, two bathrooms with a den (1,487 square feet) and a club-level living option which includes concierge and valet services.
“This is one of the most exciting projects we are working on with our valued partners at Kisco Senior Living,” said Nikhil Chaudhri, senior vice president, co-head of US investments at Welltower. “The Carnegie at the Washingtonian Center will be a premier community where seniors have access to first-class amenities and care in a truly vibrant and inspiring environment. “
With construction underway, THW design is the architect of the project with StudioSIX5 as an interior design partner. Balfour beatty is the general contractor of the project. For an overview of the design of the Carnegie at Washingtonian Center, visit the THW Design website website.
ABOUT KISCO SENIOR LIVING
Kisco Senior Living, based in Carlsbad, California, operates 20 full-service seniors’ residences in six states offering independent living, assisted living, and in some locations, skilled memory and nursing care. For over 30 years, Kisco Senior Living has specialized in developing and managing full-service seniors communities with a portfolio comprising a wide range of individualized services and lifestyle options. Our unique approach and philosophy, called Kisco Confidence, is focused on bringing peace of mind to residents and associates, knowing that our communities offer safety and security, trust and transparency, health and wellness, and a lifestyle experience. 5 stars. For more information, please call (760) 804-5900 or go to kiscoseniorliving.com.
ABOUT THE TOUR DE BIEN
Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL), an S&P 500 company headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, is driving the transformation of healthcare infrastructure. The company invests with leading operators of senior housing, post-acute care providers and healthcare systems to fund the real estate infrastructure needed to scale up innovative healthcare delivery models and improve welfare. being people and the whole experience of health care. Welltower ™, a real estate investment trust (“REIT”), holds interests in properties concentrated in key high growth markets of United States, Canada and the UK, consisting of senior housing and post-acute care communities and outpatient medical properties. More information is available at www.welltower.com.
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