Today I welcome guest blogger Andrea Needham with eldersday.org to share some tips and resources for downsizing and moving. Any move is stressful, but moving during a pandemic adds an extra layer of anxiety. I’ve added a few resources at the bottom to consider if you’re moving in the next few months!
Are you downsizing in retirement? If so, there’s a lot you need to know, from figuring out financing to organizing, moving, and settling into your new space. It can easily get stressful, but you should try to focus on finding the right home for your retirement. These resources will help you get through every step of the process and into your dream home.
Do You Need to Downsize?
When Should Retirees Downsize Their Homes?
10 Reasons Why Downsizing Is Beneficial for Seniors
How to Know It’s Time to Downsize Your Home
Financing and Costs In Retirement
How to Get a Mortgage Once You Are Retired
How Your House Can Help Pay for Retirement
Handling the Logistics
A Beginner’s Guide to Packing Your Home for a Household Move
11 Things to Do Before You Downsize Your Home
Making Yourself at Home
How to Unpack and Organize Your New Home
How to Decorate for Retirement Living
9 Clever Ways to Make a New House Feel Like Home
Moving During a Pandemic
5 Tips on Moving During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Moving During the Coronavirus Pandemic: What You Should Know
With the help of this guide, you can take on the challenge of downsizing with confidence. By doing your research, you empower yourself to embrace this next stage. There is so much potential in a new home — so get out there and find your perfect fit.
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