Brenda Mares Estate Intermediary

Phone: (505) 795-5650
1225 S. St. Francis,

Suite D
Santa Fe, NM 87505


Brenda Mares Estate Intermediary specializes in clearing estates and readying properties for sale. We work to ensure the careful disposition of estate contents and personal property in a caring and timely manner.

We move in when you move out and make all arrangements for cleaning, consigning, selling, and moving personal items depending on the needs of the estate.

Brookdale Senior Living

Brookdale Santa Fe is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico and offers exceptional Independent Living, Personalized Assisted Living and Supportive Services for seniors.

downsizing made simple
Phone: (575) 779-6826
408 Liebert Street, Taos, NM 87571

Downsizing made simple is an Interior Design firm that specializes in creating elegant simplicity for homes of all sizes.

In particular, we work with clients who are moving from a large home into a smaller home, retirement community, condo or second/vacation home. “I believe that square footage isn’t a factor if we truly desire to live with style, comfort and organization” says Karen Lievense, owner and Senior Designer.

We collaborate with Lawrence Herman, of Accessible Housing Solutions, to provide aging-in-place systems for your home that are both beautiful and functional.

The Montecito Santa Fe

The Montecito Santa Fe
Phone: (505)-428-7777
500 Rodeo Road, Santa Fe, NM 87501

The Montecito is an unparalleled luxurious active adult community where senior living is celebrated in ultimate resort style.

Our residents will find a caring, compassionate and devoted staff to accommodate virtually every request.  We pride ourselves on providing stellar service and invite you to let us exceed your expectations.  Resort-style elegance at The Montecito boasts unparalleled lifestyle and wellness opportunities.  Our state-of-the-art campus offers luxurious Independent and Assisted Living that promotes life, health, luxury and peace of mind.

From the innovation of personally tailored care to the welcoming support of an engaging and stimulating community - Life begins here.

Pacifica Senior Living

Phone: 505-438-8464

Pacifica Santa Fe is an intimate, caring community where our assisted living and memory care residents benefit from the comforts of living in apartment homes while enjoying all the wonderful amenities our community has to offer.  Our team supports our residents, keeping them as independent as possible, while providing customized care for residents who may require additional services.  We not only serve our residents, but offer our families peace of mind - Welcome Home!


Sierra Vista Retirement Community

Carol Valdez, BSW, CALA,
Executive Director
Sierra Vista Retirement Community
Phone: 505-986-9696
Fax: 505-982-5872

An innovative “house” recognized by; NPR, NBC’s Today Show, the first and only Eden Alternative. Registered home in New Mexico. We are rich in culture and traditional in values. We provide person centered care with a loving, holistic, nontraditional approach devoted solely to this special population. Our home is situated on a rustic campus, just minutes from the historic Santa Fe, Plaza. Our home has been designed to meet the needs of Elders facing the struggles of Dementia and or Alzheimer’s giving them a sense of freedom, with the comfort of home and is filled with art, life and love! We laugh! We cook! We dance!

Senior Housing

Independent Living (Indep.) Also known as retirement communities, retirement homes or senior housing. - Limited income resident have access to HUD housing on a sliding scale. Private pay: $3500/mo and up.

Assisted Living (ALFs) provides 24-hour supervision, assistance, meals, and healthcare services in a home-like setting. Services include help with personal care, housekeeping, medical and meal services. Social and recreational activities also are provided. - Private pay, $3000 - $5000/mo.

Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) provide a full range of services and care based on what each resident needs over time. Care usually is provided in one of three main stages: independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing. -Private pay, $3000 - $10,000/mo.

Alzheimer’s or memory care - (Alz.) Specialize in caring for people who need a secure environment and dementia care, In addition to offering skilled nursing - $5000/mo and up.

Nursing homes (NHs) offer care to people who cannot be cared for at home or in the community. They provide skilled nursing care, rehabilitation services, meals, activities, help with daily living, and supervision. - Medicare, short-term, Medicaid long-term - Private pay: $5000/mo and up.

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