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Calamar Celebrates Ribbon Cutting On Olathe 55+ Community - The Grand Estates On Greenwood - Sixth In Midwest Region

Tue, Sep 11th 2018 12:05 pm, by sczyrny


(Wheatfield, NY. September 11, 2018) Calamar, a New York based full service real estate organization, will celebrate with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house reception for their sixth senior community in the Mid-West. The Olathe Chamber of Commerce, as well as senior management from Calamar, will gather for the ribbon cutting on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at 13350 S. Greenwood Street. The Grand Estates on Greenwood is a new 132-unit, independent living apartment complex with no income restrictions for those age 55+ young. The 4-story building offers both 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and provides a truly economically solution to senior living. A public open house will be held the evening of September 13, 2018 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. where everyone is welcome to come and take a free tour, as well as enjoy refreshments and entertainment.

Calamar President Kenneth M. Franasiak said, “We truly believe in creating affordable and competitive housing options for the senior community where currently they are faced with either no appropriate housing choices, high rent options or an extensive wait list. We currently have Woodbridge Senior Village in Omaha, Harrison Heights Senior Village in LaVista, The Grand Reserve in Elkhorn, The Springs at Independence in MO, The Summit at Viewcrest in MO. and now, The Grand Estates Greenwood marks our sixth senior community in the Midwest in a little over three years, with more in development”.

“The Grand Estates on Greenwood caters to middle class income households. Our model will enable our residents to enjoy comfortable living at competitive and economical pricing facilitating seniors to preserve their assets for their individual long term goals”, said Director of Leasing & Operations Kelly Wright. “The economic issues of today have greatly impacted seniors and we are excited to continue to forge forward and bring this model of housing to the mid-west”.

The Grand Estates on Greenwood is pet friendly, smoke-free and offers several different layouts for both the 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with many offering 1.5 and even 2 bath options. All apartments come equipped with a washer and dryer for our residents’ convenience. The property has a community room with a full kitchen for events and entertaining that is available to residents free of charge. The community features a fireside library; movie theater, game room, serenity room, chapel, a community laundry, and much more. All apartments are furnished with a stove, refrigerator and dishwasher. Garages are available on a first-come, first serve basis at an additional cost.

“The Grand Estates on Greenwood will definitely fill the void and provide a much needed alternative to the expensive, amenity driven options that are out there”, said Wright.

The Grand Estates on Greenwood also features their exclusive lifestyle program, Connect55+®, which is designed to embody mind, body and soul for our residents overall well-being.

The Grand Estates on Greenwood represents a nearly $21 million dollar investment. There are no entry fees, buy-ins or surcharges. For more information, contact 913-839-2184 and visit

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About Calamar
Calamar is a full-service real estate firm comprised of construction, development, management and investment divisions for commercial and large-scale residential properties. Calamar is headquartered in Western New York with offices and investments throughout North America. For more information, contact Kathy Griffiths at 716.693.0006, ext. 11 or