Rae Kushner Yeshiva Students Visit Lester Senior Housing Community
Frequently Asked Questions
How big are the apartments?
Our efficiency apartments are 392 square feet and 1 bedrooms are 544 square feet.
Are there “buy-in” or application fees?
Yes, There is a $25.00 application fee, which is non-refundable.
Is there an additional rental fee for a second person in an apartment?
How long are the leases on the apartments?
The leases are normally 1-year with an automatic renewal, unless notice is given two months in advance.
What is the age requirement for admission?
All tenants must be 62 or older.
Are the apartments furnished?
No, but kitchen appliances, vinyl flooring and blinds are supplied.
Should I have to move into a nursing home or die, will my heirs be responsible for the unexpired portion of my lease?
What about pets?
Yes, as long as you comply with our pet policy, which is available upon request.
Is smoking allowed?
No. Village is a non-smoking facility.
Is there parking available?
Parking is limited. If a parking space is not available, you will be placed on the waiting list. Permits can be purchased from the South Orange Parking Authority, at an additional cost.
What about transportation?
JCHC provides transportation for shopping, community activities on a scheduled basis.