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Assess and evaluate

The biggest challenge when downsizing is deciding what to keep for the new house and how to part with the rest. Here are some tips: 335 more words


Out With the Old

It’s a good thing that I started my “project downsizing” earlier this year because I still have miles to go. Tonight is garbage night so the kids and I got a good start to cleaning out the garage. 541 more words


Retired Baby Boomers Impact Summer Selling Season

Neponset Valley’s real estate market remains strong, and this summers’s selling season promises to continue that trend. Driving the market is a healthy supply of inventory due to empty-nest Baby Boomers planning to downsize to spaces that mean less time spent on maintenance and more time focusing on their active lifestyles and penchant for travel. 360 more words


Harder Better Faster Stronger

There is so much stuff. In the world, in production, in a hole in the ground waiting for a new suburb to be built on top, and in my house. 97 more words


Which 10 Kitchen Utensils Do I Keep?

I am going to be severely downsizing my kitchen in the next few months.  As a part of the process, I have set myself the task of deciding which ten kitchen utensils I consider essential for my cooking style.  744 more words

Downsizing vs. HECM: Which Is Right For You?

Senior homeowners face many decisions as they near retirement and begin planning for the future. While a secure income stream may be awaiting some, the reality for many will be crucial conversations about meeting financial goals and maintaining a lifestyle they can enjoy. 552 more words

Seashells on the shelf

My father is planning on moving.  That’s an understatement.  He’s looking at moving into a retirement community that is closer to us, his family; yet this new to him community is 5 hours away from his current home.  773 more words

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