How the Legend Began
Legend Senior Living is a privately held Seniors Housing and Services company. Legend Senior Living was founded in 2001 by industry pioneer Tim Buchanan. Legend Senior Living owns and operates 20 residences representing over 1,000 units of Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Nursing Residences in Kansas, Oklahoma and Florida.
Legend strives to offer customers a wide variety of options and choices in their quest for quality housing and services. We offer a variety of product types as well as specialized personal services. Our Tailored Services systems offer customers the tremendous flexibility of service and the ability to manage the costs of their housing and personal services.
Legend's commitment to quality is reflected in the management team and individuals serving senior adults each day. The management team at Legend includes industry leaders with national experience dedicated to bringing to bear the best service and innovative practices to enhance the lives of those we serve. Legend residences enjoy strong occupancy rates, and customer satisfaction, a testament to the quality service and attention to detail the company is known for.
For over 25 years, Mr. Buchanan has been creating award winning residential living environments for individuals and families. He has been a pioneer and leader in the Senior Housing and Care industry in the United States for the last 18 years. Mr. Buchanan co-founded Sterling House Corporation in Wichita, Kansas in 1990, pioneering assisted living in the United States by designing, developing, and operating hundreds of new senior residences in 35 states across the nation prior to leaving the company in 1999.
Legend Senior Living is founded on values of Servanthood, Caring, and Character. Our operating strategies, management methods, values and principles are guided by ethical standards of integrity and honesty supported by our faith. Legend believes our mission is more than the physical person, but the whole person, physical mental, and spiritual.