Bill and Kathe came to western NC from Atlanta where Bill worked for SunTrust for almost 40 years, and Kathe stayed busy raising their two children and doing volunteer work. They had a vacation home in Cashiers, NC, for many years before deciding to make Cashiers their first retirement home. Legacy is their next retirement home choice.


Both Bill and Kathe are involved with several community activities. They are members of The Country Club of Sapphire Valley and Cedar Creek Club, enjoying golf and pickle ball.  They also enjoy getting together with friends for food, drink and anything that sounds like fun.


Bill and Kathe knew they’d found “their person” 47 years ago and were married within 6 months!


Bill’s parents had a wonderful experience making new friends at a CCRC in Wilmington, DE, and moved into it while both were healthy and active. When it was time to avail themselves of health services, it was an easy transition. Bill and his siblings felt blessed that their parents were so well cared for.  Bill and Kathe are looking forward to having the same kind of security at Legacy for themselves and their children. In addition, the Legacy independent living options and equity model were attractive.


The Canbys are looking forward to meeting their neighbors and making new friends in the Legacy community.


Estate Home 43, Floor Plan Sledmere


Welcome to legacy


With all grading permits and approvals received, site work has begun.  This kicks off the necessary steps in Legacy’s overall timeline to open in 2026!  Don’t miss your chance to be among the first to own a home at Legacy. 

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Janet & Ann

Janet & Ann met in a yoga class over a decade ago and were married on the day the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the Obergefell v. Hodges case.

Barbara and Paul

While Barbara and Paul have enjoyed living in downtown Charleston, SC, they will not miss the growing threat of hurricanes, tidal flooding and the various impacts of climate change when they move to Legacy.