Posts Tagged “Senior Home Listings”

Using Your Home to Fund Your Retirement

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Using Your Home to Fund Your Retirement

More Canadians are planning to use their home to fund their retirement and rightly so. Many people have the majority of their net worth in their homes. Being equity rich and cash poor is common. Over time our housing needs change and your 2 story, 4 bedroom house may simply be too much house for…

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The Baby Boomer Dilemma To Move Or Stay Put

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The Baby Boomer Dilemma To Move Or Stay Put

If you are a baby boomer with retirement insight, you may be grappling with whether to downsize to another home, condo, or apartment that you buy or rent or stay put. In Canada, wherein many areas housing inventory is low, many of your contemporaries are deciding to upgrade their homes so that they can age…

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Seniors Use A SRES To Sell Your Halifax Home

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Seniors Use A SRES To Sell Your Halifax Home

Are you a baby boomer or senior ready to make a housing change? You might be interested to know that you are part of a growing trend in Canada. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), nearly half of all Canadians are retirees or baby boomers approaching retirement. Among real estate agents in Canada…

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Preparing A Will That Minimizes Family Drama: Part 2

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Preparing A Will That Minimizes Family Drama: Part 2

For many families, the death of a loved one is followed by family squabbling over possessions. In a previous blog, we discussed the importance of having a will, which should designate who inherits certain possessions. Today we will discuss ways to simplify the distribution of your property. What Happens To Your Property When You Pass…

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Importance of Having A Will Part 1

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Importance of Having A Will Part 1

Few people relish the thought of dying, yet you ultimately have no say as to whether you will die or the details of your demise – even if you try to extend your lifespan by healthy living and excellent medical care. You do have some control over what happens to your assets after your passing…

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10 Things You Should Donate To Free Space In Your Home

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10 Things You Should Donate To Free Space In Your Home

Whether you plan on selling your home this spring or just want to clean it up, paring down your possessions is a freeing experience. With unused things removed, you can accommodate the grandchildren coming to visit. The Easy Decisions You may look around your home and quickly see the importance of getting rid of furniture…

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