The Quicker, Easier Way to Rightsizing Your Life and Profiting Too!

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Oct 27, 2015

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Seniors wanting to downsize or rightsize their lives can find it a daunting endeavor. The large multi-level home that was once ideal for raising the kids is too spacious and mostly unused. Many of the bedrooms, the garage and basement are full of possessions that havent been touched or needed in years. Who would want to buy a home that looks like a time capsule stuck in the 70s?

Selling your family home and letting go of useless possessions can be the most liberating experience of your retirement years! Rightsizing to another home that better suits your current lifestyle can often free you from on-going home maintenance, lawn care, snow removal, and you know about those high heating and cooling bills.

Maybe youd like to give senior community living a try. This gives you the opportunity to experience a relaxed life of prepared meals, planned excursions and activities, weekly house cleaning services and the potential for meeting new people with common interests. Community living makes the concept of "aging-in-place" a reality.

So, dont get overwhelmed and become a prisoner in your old home. Get professional help with a real estate company that understands seniors and their special relocation needs.

Chose a company that is a one-stop shop that makes selling your home and rightsizing easier than ever! Seek out a company that has an established, reputable company that has successfully helped seniors in the community for years. One that will do more than just list your home for sale, but rather, assist in sifting through your belongings, get you moved and settled into your new home. Then strategically improve your old home for sale, market and sell your home to an effort to achieve top value for the largest asset you own!

This article was written by Mimi Tugaoen, Realtor, Senior Real Estate Specialist for Project Relo: Senior Real Estate & Relocation, (303) 931-2977.

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