Making the decision to move into
a senior living community can be overwhelming.
You don’t have to go through the experience alone.

The basic information we provide on our website is a starting point;
each individual has different wants, needs, and
Our Welcome Center is here to help navigate
the many options available to personalize your journey;
call us at (320) 259-3476 or email us at

Features of Patio Homes
  • Custom cabinets
  • In-floor heat
  • Full-size washer & dryer
  • Gas fireplace
  • No interior or exterior stairs
  • 3 season porch
  • Natural gas hookup on patio for grill

Imagine the privacy and amenities of owning your own patio home, without the homeowner responsibilities. Shepherd’s Ridge offers beautiful two bedroom patio homes for adults age 55 and older.

Below are some of the most common questions we receive, along with our answers.
Our Housing Manager will provide you with information that pertains specifically to you or your loved one.
call us at (320) 259-3476 or email us at

Frequently Asked Questions

Common Questions

How do I obtain more information or arrange for a tour?
To schedule a tour or obtain more information, please call the Good Shepherd Housing Manager at 320-259-3476 or email us at You can also request additional information by submitting the contact us form (/contact-us) within this website.


Do I have to be Lutheran to live the Good Shepherd Community?
At Good Shepherd, we welcome people of all faiths.


Are pets allowed?
Pets are not allowed at Shepherd of Grace-Becker campus.


Is smoking permitted?
The Good Shepherd Community is smoke-free on both the Sauk Rapids campus and the Becker campus. Smoking is prohibited by residents and guests in all areas of the buildings and grounds, including individual residences.

Patio Homes Questions

Who can live in a patio home?
Adults age 55+ can apply to live in our patio homes.


How much do they cost?
The patio homes are all 2-bedroom units with 2 full baths. They have 1,408 square feet of living space.
1 car garage rents for $1,850.00 per month.
2 car garage rents for $1,960.00 per month.
Prices increase annually. Additional rental options are available upon request.


Is there a waiting list?
We typically do have a waiting list, however, there is no cost and no risk to putting a name on our list. Simply fill out an application. Once your name comes to the top of the list and you are offered a patio home, then there is a small application fee charged to process the application, conduct a criminal background check and any landlord verifications.