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DOWNSIZING TO A SMALLER RESIDENCE -WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

Often we consult with seniors, boomers or family members about DOWNSIZING. A frequently asked  question is,  “What should we bring to the retirement residence (condo or apartment?) ” Their expectations are, that with a floor plan, we will be able to tell them what to bring. They are somewhat surprised when instead we ask, “HOW … Continue reading DOWNSIZING TO A SMALLER RESIDENCE -WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

THE DECLINE OF THE SALEABLES “DONATION SOLUTIONS”

Nowadays, not only are seniors downsizing, but boomers are as well and the market for saleable items is getting more and more saturated. Hence THE DECLINE OF THE SALEABLES!   Larger furniture from the past doesn’t always match the smaller, more compact apartments, condos and retirement residences of today and minimalism is rampant in today’s … Continue reading THE DECLINE OF THE SALEABLES “DONATION SOLUTIONS”

How To Help Someone With Elder Financial Abuse

Over twenty years of downsizing seniors and working closely with their families has brought us much joy and shared satisfaction. Unfortunately, there is a downside. Sometimes, when working with clients, family problems come to light – some quite sad and disturbing in nature. These situations involved vulnerable seniors (some with dementia or depression), family alienation … Continue reading How To Help Someone With Elder Financial Abuse