Moving an elderly person into your own home is not just a decision. It is something that often leads to a certain lifestyle change, no matter how slight. Still, it’s not a change for the worse. If anything, an...
A common concern for many retirees is running out of money during retirement. Unfortunately, there is a reason to be concerned. Healthcare costs are high, people are living longer, and other issues are present. Also, the best financial planning...
Before you start shouting any yee-haw’s or buckaroo’s, there’s a few things to know if you’re planning on looking at any El Paso houses for sale. Texas as you know, is a huge state and home to many famous...
Choosing to move to a retirement community is a big life decision. It often means transitioning away from a lifelong home and embracing the golden years. While it's an emotional time and often bittersweet, transitioning into this stage of...
Banks that offer Reverse Mortgage Products have 4 key safeguards in place to ensure that your client’s equity is kept safe and secure, busting many of the misconceptions surrounding reverse mortgages. You always retain title and ownership of your...
(From the book “The Best of the Rest – Downsizing for Boomers and Seniors” Chapter 2) A note of caution: When planning renovations try to have them done so they don’t distract from the resale value of your home. Although...
That moment when your last child goes off to college or moves out on their own is one of the most freeing feelings a parent can have. They’ve officially transitioned into the part of their life where they have...
You can’t sell a house without having people see it. In the beginning, it is usually an announced real estate agent tour. You will typically benefit by being listed by Multiple Listing Service (MLS) so that all the local...
Health and fitness is an incredibly important aspect of all our lives. It’s easy to tell youngsters to take care of their posture and to exercise, but all too often we forget to follow our own advice. Creaks and...
If you are thinking about selling your current home so that you can downsize, then you have taken a big step forward to make this life-change. Though it may seem daunting, if you work with a capable real estate...