Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is Novel Place pet-friendly? 

A: You bet! We know that a pet is a very important member of your family. One cat or dog (under 25 pounds) is welcome at Novel Place for a nominal deposit. 

A: No. We're so confident you'll be happy living at Novel Place that no long-term rental contract is necessary. We keep things simple by offering a month-to-month rental plan with only a 30-day notice required for departures. 

Q: Do I have to commit to a long-term rental contract?

Q: Is there a deposit required to reserve a home and is it refundable?

A: Yes. For those who would like to secure a future home at Novel Place, a refundable $500 reservation deposit ensures the perfect floor plan and location of choice. This deposit will also go towards your first month's rent upon move-in. 

A: Our residents look forward to many different opportunities both in and outside our Novel Place community. We offer an array of clubs and activities including area day trips, arts and theatre, gardening, crafts, card games, intellectual discussions, lifelong learning, happy hours and much more. We'll also be sure to discuss your specific interests to ensure we continue to provide activities that suit everyone!

Q: What kind of social activities do you offer? 

A: We always encourage guests at Novel Place and hope they keep coming back! Your account will simply be billed for their meals. You can even reserve our private dining room for friends and family at no extra cost. Novel Place can also cater large family gatherings or parties for an additional fee.  

Q: Can I invite guests to dine with me? 

A: Of course! It is our hope that your loved ones will always feel welcome at Novel Place. Knowing how important your family and friends are to you, they are always welcome to spend an occasional night in your own home or rent our guest suite for additional comfort. 

Q: Can guests spend the night with me? 

Q: What happens if my health needs change and I require help on a temporary or permanent basis? 

A: One of the major benefits of living at Novel Place is the peace of mind that comes from knowing there is access to a full range of in-home health care services. These services are available for either short-term or extended periods.  

A: We wouldn't have it any other way! This is your home and we hope you will enjoy decorating it by bringing the comforts and furnishings you've grown to love. 

Q: Can I bring my own furnishings to my new home? 

Q: Do you offer guidance to help me move from my home to Novel Place?​

A:  Absolutely! We understand that a move can be both exciting and stressful and our ultimate goal is to help make it as worry-free as possible. With our short list of realtors, moving companies, and organizational downsizing professionals, we're always ready to help you with some or all of your move.