Press Release for Legacy Village of Sugar House

Western States Lodging develops 274-unit, high-rise Senior Living Community in Sugar House
 
TAYLORSVILLE, UT-March 30, 2014-Western States Lodging, LLC, announces its newest project, Legacy Village of Sugar House. Strategically located in Sugar House, Utah, Legacy Village of Sugar House will be a state-of-the-art, high-rise senior living community. The community will provide senior housing and care for upcoming baby-boomers as well as create numerous jobs in Salt Lake County.
The high-rise center will be located at approximately 1214 East Wilmington Avenue in Sugar House, Utah, and will include prime retail space, a parking structure, with additional levels dedicated to senior housing and services. Conveniently located near University of Utah Hospital, medical and dental offices, Sugar House Park, shops and restaurants, Legacy Village of Sugar House will set a high statndard for the design and planning of senior housing in Salt Lake City and other metropolitan areas.
Legacy Village will serve three distinct senior living market segments-Independant Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. The community wil provide extensive services to each of its residents. Residents will enjoy daily activities, restaurant-style dining, beautifully decorated living areas and a variety of apartment floor plans-all in a home-like setting. For those who need additional help, specially-trained caregivers will provide assistance with medications and other activities of daily living.
WSLM Partner, Paul Fairhom states, "Legacy Village of Sugar House will provide a valuable service to our residents, their families and the local community. It is an exciting time of growth for our company. To be involved from the ground up in such a development is truly a feather in our cap." Legacy Village of Sugar Hosue will be the eleventh senior community built and managed by Western States Lodging & Management.
Development partners include Woodbury Corporation, Dee's Inc., and the colmena Group, who are currently under development on a mixed-use project directly across the street. Legacy Village of Sugar House represents the second phase of their redevelopment of the Sugar House Center. Development Manager, Aabir Malik said, "We are excited to add Legacy Village of Sugar House to our redevelopment. Sugar House is a vibrant neighborhood with divers needs, and this project, by providing senior with a place to live in this community, further contributes to the divers housing options that are available in the area."