Blog Posts

Finding the Right Home for Retirement Living

When making post-retirement plans, many people feel overwhelmed – and making these plans will only become harder as you get older. Your current home is full of memories and, let’s be honest, a little junk too, which makes the thought of moving even more daunting. But, does the home you currently live in meet your… Read More »


Fall Open House

Yesterday SpringShire held a Fall Open House where we welcomed many new people, who literally walked in, wanting to know about the retirement community their friends have been talking about. We’re excited that SpringShire’s become a part of the maintenance free living “buzz” throughout eastern North Carolina communities. What a pleasure it was to introduce… Read More »


“Aging in Place” at Springshire

Let us take a moment to talk about something we all like to sweep under the rug – planning for retirement. Today you’re young and healthy, but what will happen in the next 5 years? 10 years? What are your plans? Or, maybe the better question for most is, have you even thought about your… Read More »


Greenville Lunch & Learn

Yesterday, we had the opportunity to speak to over 60 guests during a Lunch & Learn at the Rock Springs Center in Greenville. Our team was excited to share information about SpringShire, show the virtual tour of our beautiful community, and have a great meal and conversation with people considering making a move to SpringShire. We had… Read More »


Meet Dr. Vivian Mott

This Monday, we are excited to introduce you to SpringShire Advisory Board Member, Dr. Vivian Mott. Dr. Mott recently retired from East Carolina University’s College of Education, where she served as Associate Dean, department chair and faculty in the department of Interdisciplinary Professions (formerly Higher, Adult and Counselor Education).   She and her late husband… Read More »


Meet Dr. Lara Surles

This Monday, we are excited to introduce you to SpringShire Advisory Board member, Dr. Lara Surles. Dr. Surles is a geriatric physician at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. As a geriatrician, Dr. Surles recognizes the importance of seniors planning for their future. “In my opinion, one of the most important reasons for seniors to plan… Read More »


New Bern Event

Last Thursday, September 21st, guests were invited to a Lunch & Learn at the waterfront Persimmons restaurant in New Bern. At the event, prospective residents were introduced to Founder, David Ammons and the SpringShire team who presented our virtual tour showcasing the many beautiful living options and impressive amenities SpringShire will offer. We had a… Read More »


Meet David Ammons

This Monday we would like you to meet founder and president of Retirement Living Associates Inc. (RLA), David Ammons. David has more than 30 years of experience in managing and developing communities, like SpringShire. David served as the executive director of Springmoor Life Care Retirement Community from 1991-1996 and continues as CEO overseeing all operations.… Read More »


Volunteering After Retirement

Retirement and the launch of your golden years is wonderful. You’re able to say goodbye to long commutes, stressful meetings and late nights in the office. The decades of juggling a family and a career are over. You now have plenty of time to do things you enjoy and find new hobbies. But, what if… Read More »


Meet Heath Bowman

This Monday, we would like to introduce you to SpringShire Advisory Board Member, Heath Bowman. Heath is the president of the East Carolina University Alumni Association. His mission is to inform, involve and serve members of the ECU family throughout their lifelong relationship with the university. The ECU Alumni Association and SpringShire have formed a… Read More »