Senior Living: Should We Downsize?

The prospect of de-cluttering, downsizing, and delegating can be simply overwhelming at this new stage of life and you need more than a realtor, you need a trusted friend and an idea of how you are going to make this transition in your life become a reality, but most importantly, how are you going to do this with as little stress as possible? As well as having a friend by your side, it is also important to know that with the help of sites such as, just know you are not alone in this stage of your life. We want to help you experience retirement living as is should be – stress-free!

We have clients that have lost loved ones and are paralyzed with the grief and loss; we are there to lend referrals to make the transition go smoothly. From planning estates sales to finding the right company that will assist you with boxing and organizing, we have people to help guide you through the process. You might find the perfectly sized home for you at However, before you can look into estate planning, you may want to make sure that your retirement plan houses the ability to cover your living cost. There are several options out there when looking at whether or not your money can cover your retirement. If you are interested in finding out more, you might want to check out somewhere like for more information and to learn more about IRA and retirement plans.

Whether you are looking for a small, low-maintenance ranch in town or a condo in the city, our trusted team is on your side and our goal is to help you relocate in a sanctuary you feel serene and secure with.

If you want to stay within your hometown, it’s important to start a list of essentials. Here are a few questions to ask yourself:

• Do you require transportation?
• Will you need assisted living?
• Will you be moving to housing like lighthouse nursing home, or a more independent space?
• Do you desire a walkable community?
• Is having a pet-friendly neighborhood a necessity?
• Do you require a home where the maintenance and upkeep of the home/property are managed and cared for by the community in which you live?

We are blessed in the greater Rochester and Rochester Hills communities to have so many phenomenal resources available to seniors making this life-changing decision to downsize.

The Older Persons’ Commission offers transportation not only to their fabulous facility, but to doctor appointments and interesting outings.

The Rochester Community House has a plethora of activities that all allow residents to stay social.

Our Downtown Development Authority is constantly striving to bring innovative and entertaining activities that engage and delight residents regardless of age, making our town truly a stellar place to live, work, play, and retire.

We will respect your wishes and work with you to list your current home, move it off the market, and get you moved on and into your new nest as seamlessly as possible.

For more than four decades, people have trusted our team to help their family, generation after generation, to settle in and never settle for less than the best life has to offer. Visit our website at for insightful blogs, market reports and listings to entice and motivate you toward your next move. Remember, we’re more than just houses, we’re family, built on values to live by.