Garden Apartments Senior Independent Living

Senior Independent Living Apartments Tacoma

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The Garden Apartments at Franke Tobey Jones are some of the best independent senior living apartments in Tacoma, Washington. This living facility for seniors over the age of 55 includes 29 condo-style one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and two-bedroom plus den apartments for independent retirees—all maintenance-free, inside and out. The custom building includes elegant parlors, soaring ceilings, a grand staircase, elevator, library, sunroom, lounge with wet bar, big-screen TV and piano—all designed to be extensions of your home for entertaining or personal leisure and activities. This housing community is equipped with a concierge that is there to answer all your questions, provide any assistance you might need and make sure all your needs are met. You will enjoy and experience what retirement lifestyle dreams are made of! Franke Tobey Jones retirement community in Tacoma offers it all from extended home privacy to community activities, there is something here for everyone! Garden Apartments’ monthly rent starts at $3,645, and we currently have availability for our one and two-bedroom apartment homes. The entrance fee for our independent senior living apartments in Tacoma, WA is partially refundable for the first 5 years.

Garden Apartment Features:

  • Kitchen with built-in full-size range, microwave oven, dishwasher , refrigerator and garbage disposal
  • Stackable washer and dryer in each apartment
  • Window blinds
  • Storage area off deck or patio and storage space in the lower level of the building
  • One parking space per apartment.  A second designated parking space is $250 per month
  • Up to $25 Bistro Café credit per month/person
  • Concierge Services with errand services
  • Continental Breakfast three times a week
  • Weekly Happy Hour
  • 10 days FTJ Skilled Nursing benefit accrued over 5 years per apartment. (2 days per year x 5 years = 10 days)
  • Fireplaces in some apartments

Our independent senior living apartments in Tacoma include:

  • Security system: fire, burglary, emergency services monitored on-site
  • Utilities and Services: Electricity (including air conditioning), gas, water, sewer, garbage, standard cable television, property taxes, building insurance
  • Maintenance of all grounds and common areas
  • Maintenance of exterior, heating, ventilation, plumbing, electrical and security systems
  • Twice-monthly housekeeping services
  • Limited free delivery of meals
  • Transportation and scheduled trips
  • Use of all common areas, parlors, lounges, and fitness facilities


  • Phone, internet and meals are optional but can be arranged on a fee per service basis


  • To secure residency at one of our independent senior living apartments in Tacoma, WA we welcome you to place yourself on our priority list by submitting an application and a fee of $1,000 per person.


  • Our apartments for seniors over 55 are various sizes and have a variety of floor plans and apartment amenities:
                    Size (approx.)                        Monthly Fee Entrance Fee*
    588—665 sq. ft. $3,645—$4,885         $55,000 Entrance Fee
    924—940 sq. ft. $5,650—$6,165         $85,000 Entrance Fee
    916—1,270 sq. ft. $5,350—$7,105       $100,000 Entrance Fee
  • Pet Fee: $1,000 non-refundable pet deposit will be collected, and appropriate rules will apply.

Entrance Fee Pricing

The entrance fee to our independent senior living apartments in Tacoma, WA is based on the size of each apartment and individual apartment amenities. It is due upon occupancy. If the Garden Apartment is occupied less than five years, a prorated percentage of the entrance fee will be refunded to you. The entrance fee price allows you to secure a manageable monthly expense for your residency in the apartment. Learn more about our independent senior homes today!

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