Crane’s Mill Blog: cottages

Meet The Meekers – Crane’s Mill Cottage Residents

Tom and Joanne Meeker are a dynamic couple with a fantastic and fun outlook on life. Meet The Meekers, who live in one of our exclusive cottage homes. They enjoy a wide variety of activities both in and out of campus. Learn more about them, and Crane’s Mill, in the video below: …Read More »


Meet Estelle – A Crane’s Mill Cottage Resident

Enjoy a look at a day in the life of a Crane’s Mill cottage resident in this fun video. Meet Estelle, a resident in one of our largest cottages, who enjoys everything Crane’s Mill has to offer while maintaining an active social life with friends outside the community. …Read More »


Crane’s Mill in Fall: The 48-Acre New Jersey Retirement Community in its Autumnal Glory

Check out this fun collection of images featuring Crane’s Mill in its autumnal glory! At Crane’s Mill, our community is situated in what feels like a world away from everything on a secluded 48-acre campus, yet we’re quite literally only steps away from shopping, dining, entertainment and more. One of the (many) perks of living in such a lovely location? There are countless times throughout the year when the community looks simply amazing. One of our favorites is autumn. We were lucky enough to schedule a photography session right at the peak of this year’s fall season. Please enjoy this …Read More »



Fall Tour of Homes Exclusive Preview

This Wednesday, October 14, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., guests will visit Crane’s Mill to tour a variety of our cottages and apartments. Each visitor will be greeted by our knowledgable staff, and will take a tour of independent living accommodations ranging from one bedroom apartments up to two bedroom, two bath with den, freestanding cottage homes! Please enjoy this gallery of a few of the floor plans that will be on display this Wednesday: …Read More »


Save the Date: Fall Tour of Homes Open House – Wednesday, October 14, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Don’t miss this exciting open house event at Crane’s Mill featuring an array of independent living apartments and cottages, our renowned health center, and the changing leaves and crisp fall air of our breathtaking 48-acre campus! On display: apartments and cottages ranging from one bedroom to two bedroom, two bath with den. All apartments have screened in porches, full kitchen and laundry, brand new flooring, countertops, appliances, and more. Cottages boast all the same services and amenities as our apartments, with the added privacy of living in a private, freestanding home. Wednesday, October 14 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. RSVP: Call 973-276-3070 Email …Read More »


Reminder: Don’t Miss Our Only Open House of the Summer!

Visit Crane’s Mill on Monday, June 29 from 1:00 to 400 p.m. for our Summer Open House! The event will feature independent living cottages and apartments plus a tour of our renowned Health Center! To RSVP, call 973-276-3070 to click here to send us an email. …Read More »


Cottage Spotlight: The Harrison

The Harrison, a 1,679 square foot senior living cottage, is currently available for immediate occupancy at Crane’s Mill. Imagine having all the benefits of a freestanding cottage home, without the worry of the responsibilities of homeownership, PLUS all of the services and amenities of being a Crane’s Mill resident? That lifestyle is a reality for our cottage residents, and now you can join this elite group of retirees in your very own Harrison cottage—now available for immediate occupancy. The Harrison is a two bedroom, two bath with den cottage measuring 1,679 square feet. It offers 9-foot ceilings, a large eat-in kitchen, …Read More »


Why Settle for Less than the Best in your Retirement?

Retirement is the time to treat yourself, and Crane’s Mill offers its residents the very best in accommodations, amenities, healthcare, and more. PLUS, for a limited time, your move to Northern New Jersey’s Premier Retirement Community is FREE. Read on for details. We’re not a high-rise. We’re  Not Boring. We’re uniquely Crane’s Mill. Crane’s Mill is artfully designed and built specifically for seniors. Residents have a choice of living in one of our three interconnected buildings or a free-standing luxury cottage home. There is truly plenty of room to move around, walk your dog, bird watch, read a book, or meet …Read More »


OPEN HOUSE: Monday, June 29, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Crane’s Mill

Visit Crane’s Mill Retirement Community for a special Summer Open House event on Monday, June 29 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Multiple styles of senior living cottages and apartments will be on display alongside common areas, our health center, and more! Summer Open House Monday, June 29 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. RSVP: Call 973-276-3070 or click here to send an email. …Read More »