Posts Tagged “challenges”

When is the Best Time to Right Size Your Life?

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When is the Best Time to Right Size Your Life?

One of the most common dilemma’s faced by retirees is “When should I downsize and move to a new place?” It’s never easy to decide when to leave the family home you have lived in for decades. It can be a very emotional decision to make. I have had clients move from homes that have…

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9 Ways To Make The Bathroom Safer For Aging In Place

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9 Ways To Make The Bathroom Safer For Aging In Place

You may be interested in these posts also: Why You Need A Well-Crafted Will Prepared By An Attorney Six Things To Consider Before Listing Your Halifax Home Cleaning Out The Family Home Roy Thomas SRES® (Senior’s Real Estate Specialist) is a REALTOR® with Sutton Group Professional Realty. Since 1991 Roy specializes in helping retirees with…

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Upgraded Landscaping Adds Curb Appeal That Sells

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Upgraded Landscaping Adds Curb Appeal That Sells

When you list your home for sale, don’t overlook the importance of your exterior landscaping as a tool for increasing the volume of potential buyers and selling your home more quickly. In real estate, while you can’t always “tell a book by its cover,” having a home with curb appeal is more likely to get…

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Is Now the Best Time to Downsize Your Home and Right Size Your Retirement?

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Is Now the Best Time to Downsize Your Home  and Right Size Your Retirement?

Most likely your home is your biggest asset. It’s also your biggest expense. Unfortunately when it comes to retirement planning, the family home is often last on the list of later in life changes. There are many reasons for this delay. Emotionally it’s difficult to let go of a home filled with memories. Moving can…

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Making An Older Home Appeal To Young Buyers

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Making An Older Home Appeal To Young Buyers

The one thing that unites young buyers is they do not want to buy a place that looks old and dinghy and needs lots of unexpected, expensive repairs – regardless of when it was built. They are looking for something that allows them to move in and do minimal work to update the property.  …

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Should You Move Or Make Your Home More Accessible?

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Should You Move Or Make Your Home More Accessible?

If you’re approaching retirement or already there, you might be thinking of downsizing to a home that will be accessible to you as you get older. Alternatively, you may say that you never want to leave your beloved home. Here’s a reality check. Along with the memories, your home may also be filled with stairs,…

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