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Picking the best and letting go of the rest! 10 Downsizing Tips

Tuesday Apr 25th, 2017

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It’s human nature to save and tuck things away just in case we need them. A move presents a perfect opportunity to simplify... A chance to free yourself from all the “stuff” you really don’t need or use. As we get older, our lifestyle simplifies when we transition to a smaller home. We cook less, have little or no yard maintenance, and change many of our activities. The sorting process for the move shifts from picking a few items to discard, to “picking... [read more]

Five renovations that don’t add value to your home

Wednesday Apr 26th, 2017

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Every homeowner must pay for routine home maintenance, such as replacing old wiring or plumbing, or staining the deck, but some choose to make improvements with the intention of increasing the home's value. Certain projects such as adding a well thought-out family room - or other functional space - can be a wise investment, as they do add to the value of the home. Other projects, however, allow little opportunity to recover the costs when it's time to sell. Even though... [read more]

Is Downsizing Your Home Right For You?

Wednesday Apr 26th, 2017

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The number of Zoomers choosing to downsize from their current homes to a more manageably sized one is on the rise. Many say continuing to maintain a large family home can be difficult –  both physically and financially. Zoomers moving have so many options — from buying another house or condominium to moving into a rental accommodation, independent living community or continuing care retirement community.   Some of the advantages to downsizing may... [read more]

Is Downsizing Right for you?

Wednesday Apr 26th, 2017

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The number of people choosing to downsize from their current homes to a more manageably sized one is on the rise. Many say continuing to maintain a large family home can be difficult –  both physically and financially Zoomers(baby boomers with ZIP) moving have so many options — from buying another house or condominium to moving into a rental accommodation, independent living community or continuing care retirement community. Some of the Advantages to... [read more]

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