I have lived in North America for most of my life and have only been vaguely aware of the luxurious space in which we live. I became more aware of it while traveling the Alaska Highway last summer. 657 more words
Almost 2.5 million ‘last time buyers’ plan to downsize their homes, according to new research from Prudential.
Figures from the bi-annual Prudential Downsizing Index reveal that four in 10 (41 per cent) homeowners over the age of 55 plan to sell their current property – up from 38 per cent six months ago (May 2014). 383 more words
Traditionally, we spring clean in order to get our homes and belongings ready for the summer. However, it seems to make more sense to me get this done in the autumn as we spend more time in the house during the colder months than we do when it’s warming up. 332 more words
As we head into the new year, we also head into continued uncertainty with our economy, among other challenges. The past few years have left some battle scars on the personal property industry, and the economy is still in a weakened state. 394 more words