Cost Comparison Calculator

Compare Your Current Housing Expenses to Costs at a Retirement Community

With our cost comparison calculator, just fill in the blanks for your CURRENT rent/mortgage, utilities, taxes and other monthly expenses, THEN do the same for Friendship Village.

Friendship Village Sunset Hills is the area’s only Life Care community. Our affordable monthly service fees include all future health care costs.

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With the Cost & Compare form below, simply fill in the blanks with your current monthly living expenses to automatically see a report showing a comparison.

Some helpful hints:

  • If a given field is NOT applicable to you, enter “0” in the box.
  • Remember to use monthly figures.
  • Feel free to call our senior living specialists at 314-730-3902 for help or to discuss your results!

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Thank you for using our Cost & Compare tool! It’s a quick and easy way to see how your current monthly expenses compare to monthly fees at Friendship Village Sunset Hills.

Monthly Cost/FeeYour Expenses NowSunset Hills Senior Living Cost
Housing expenses
Mortgage/rent payment/mortgage interest and other monthly chargesIncluded
Homeowner’s insurance (*personal property not included)Included
Homeowners association dues (HOA)Included
Real estate property taxIncluded
Home security system/monthly monitoring feesIncluded
24-hour emergency response systemIncluded
Upkeep & maintenance expenses
Home maintenance (monthly averages of updates, repairs and other maintenance expenses)Included
Furnace/air conditioning/major appliances upkeep or replacementIncluded
Housekeeping and linen servicesIncluded
Water, sewer, trashIncluded
Basic cable TV/internet servicesIncluded
Gas and electricityIncluded
Lawn services/snow removal/groundskeepingIncluded
Phone (landline, long-distance)Included
Lifestyle expenses
Health club dues and fitness / wellness classesIncluded
Activities (social, educational, entertainment)Included
One meal dailyIncluded
Scheduled transportation (stores, doctor’s offices, restaurants, etc.)Included
Other miscellaneous expenses (medications, etc.)Included
Total estimated monthly expensesStarting at $2,000.00