Buying More Retirees Moving to Less-Dense Regions

More Retirees Moving to Less-Dense Regions

by Kent Allen, AARP, April 9, 2018 A survey finds a trend toward smaller, sparsely populated states. While warm-weather states like Florida and Arizona still draw a larger number of retirees each year, sparsely populated and smaller states are attracting a bigger share of boomers than in the past, a United Van Lines survey has found. …

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assisted living 8 Assisted Living Search Mistakes to Avoid

8 Assisted Living Search Mistakes to Avoid

Posted On 28 Jun 2017 on www.APlaceForMom.com/Blog By : Jeff Anderson If you’re looking for assisted living, you know that there’s no time to make a poor decision and that you need to get it right the first time. Get a leg up on the average senior living consumer by learning from the mistakes other families have …

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Buying 20 Tips to Downsizing – Part 4 of 4 – Get Help

20 Tips to Downsizing – Part 4 of 4 – Get Help

Downsizing tips: Get help In our previous 3 posts, we covered Downsizing topics How to Sort, How to Cope with Treasure, How to Sell and Donate and What to Discard. While all of these tips make the process easier and more organized, it can still be daunting. No one should have to do this alone, …

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Buying 20 Tips to Downsizing, Part 2 of 4 – Coping with Treasure

20 Tips to Downsizing, Part 2 of 4 – Coping with Treasure

By Paula Spencer Scott, Caring.com Author Helping a parent downsize for a move can be complicated. Where you see a houseful of stuff to sort and toss, your parent is apt to see treasures, essentials, and a lifetime of memories. Here are Tips 6 through 9 of 20 expert-tested ideas to avoid the “junk wars” and make downsizing …

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Buying 20 Tips to Help You Downsize – Part 1 of 4 – Sort

20 Tips to Help You Downsize – Part 1 of 4 – Sort

By Paula Spencer Scott, Caring.com Author Helping a parent downsize for a move can be complicated. Where you see a houseful of stuff to sort and toss, your parent is apt to see treasures, essentials, and a lifetime of memories. “To let go of what we have around us is to confront a very different living …

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