FAQ

+ What are your rental rates?

Rental rates for 2013: Our smallest apartment is 593 square feet and rents for $800.00. Our largest apartment is 1375 square feet and rents for $3,030.00. We also have specials throughout the year; please call for our latest special rates.

+ How many floor plans are there to choose from?

We have over 30 different floor plans to choose from, ranging from a 1-bedroom to a 2-bedroom/den. All of the apartments have full kitchens.

+ Is there a wait list for apartments?

Some models do have a wait list and some models are available now.

+ Is there an age limit to live at RidgePointe?

RidgePointe is operated on a nondiscriminatory basis. Residents must be at least 62 years of age. Call for more information. 952-540-6200

+ Do I have to sign a lease to live at RidgePointe?

Yes – leases run from May 1st to April 30th each year.

+ If I move to RidgePointe mid-month, do I pay rent for the whole month?

No – rent begins the day the keys are given out.

+ What amenities and utilities are included in my rental package?

Property tax & insurance, home maintenance & repair, lawn & gardening maintenance, garbage removal, sewer & water, heat, laundry facilities, housekeeping services, scheduled transportation service, security monitoring, urgency call system,special interest classes, educational classes, exercise classes, fitness center, cable connection, entertainment, social & cultural activities, continental breakfast, wi-fi access for laptop computer in Atrium and much more.

+ What utilities are not included in my rent?

The resident is responsible for their electric and phone bill.

+ Is there a mandatory number of meals that must be purchased every month?

“]We currently have a 3 meal/month (dinner) requirement in the Rose Room. The cost for evening meals is $11.50. We also have lunches available in our Atrium Mon-Friday. These are not required but are optional. See our menu pages for an idea of the great meals we provide from our food service department.

+ Is there an additional fee for underground garage parking?

Underground parking is $50 a month on a first-come- first-serve basis. Outside parking is free.

+ Do you have medical assistance on site?

In-home healthcare needs can be contracted from any in-home provider of your choice.

+ What kind of activities will I experience as a resident of RidgePointe?

We offer a full calendar of events, educational opportunities and excursions each month organized by a full time professional resident service director. Please refer to the Events/Excursions page and Calendar for more details.

+ Do you have transportation available for residents?

Yes – we have our own RidgePointe van and drivers that take our residents on shopping and medical runs, excursions and church on Sunday.
There is NO rider fee to ride our van!
This is an excellent amenity for seniors who are no longer able to drive or do not wish to drive, especially in weather conditions that are typical for Minnesota.