At some point in retirement, it occurs to many seniors that downsizing isn’t just a good idea but mandatory. A move to a senior living community is one of the reasons to downsize, and while it may seem like a daunting task at the start, take a look at five truths about downsizing in retirement […]
What to Consider When Looking at Active Adult Retirement Communities
Comparing active adult retirement communities takes due diligence and one of the most important aspects is asking the right questions. When starting the search, make a list of essential questions and be sure to include the following. Questions to ask when looking at an active adult retirement community What are the neighborhood and community like? […]
Comparing Costs: Can You Afford an Active Adult Retirement Community?
Comparing the cost of an active adult retirement community versus living in the family home is something many seniors do, but often the comparisons miss several key points when it comes to affordability. When trying to decide if you can afford an active adult retirement community, be sure to include the following in your breakdown […]
One Is Not Like the Other: Retirement Communities vs. Assisted Living Communities
Retirement communities are often lumped into one category although there are considerable differences between the different types. That is especially true when comparing retirement communities and assisted living communities. When searching for the perfect active adult retirement community here are several ways to assess and compare them. Care-free living Active adult retirement communities are designed […]
Active Adult Retirement Living: What It Is & Why It Could Be Right for You
Staying active in retirement is key to living a long and healthy life but finding ways to stay active consistently can be tricky. In an active adult retirement living community, however, it’s actually more difficult to NOT stay active! Active adult retirement living has so much to offer it pays to take a look when […]
Moving to a Retirement Community? Advice on What to Bring
Planning your move to senior living including moving day and what to bring.