The Active Adult Guide to Downsizing Homes
Downsizing is appealing to many active adults, whether they don't need the extra space from their large family home, they want to cut back on their living expenses, or they want to live in a community with like-minded individuals. Active adults who are dreaming of scaling down in their retirement can follow this guide to downsizing.
The Ultimate Guide to Moving When You're 55+
It's often said that moving is one of the most stressful things that people can do, and it can feel difficult to even know where to start. But it doesn't have to be that way. We put together our ultimate guide to moving for 55+ active adults to make your move easier and more organized.
7 Apps That Make Moving Easier
Active adults can have a much easier and even stress-free move with the assistance of some helpful apps. There are many apps that claim to make moving easier, but we rounded up seven of the best that deliver on this promise. Check out these apps that make moving easier so you can look forward to your next move.
How to Find a Reliable Moving Company
With all the things that can go wrong with a home sale, the last thing you want to think about is any moving company mishaps. Unfortunately, unreliable moving companies are more common than they should be. But with the proper due diligence, it's relatively easy to find a moving company that's reliable, safe, and dependable.
Why Right Now Is the Best Time to Buy a Home
For some active adult homebuyers, right now is the best time to buy a home. Others may benefit from more time to plan and prepare to buy their retirement dream home. To help you make your decision, consider some of the reasons why right now might be the right time for you to purchase a home.
Should You Buy a House at an Auction?
Active adult homeowners who want to forego the traditional homebuying process or begin investing in real estate may want to explore the world of real estate auctions. While auctions can reap rewards, they also come with plenty of risks. Keep reading to consider whether you should buy a house at an auction.
How Long Does It Take to Sell a House?
When active adults and retirees decide to sell their family homes and make the move to a 55+ or active lifestyle community, they often begin a journey to pursue their retirement goals. Homeowners know, however, that putting a property on the market starts a countdown clock.
Selling A Home That Needs Repairs
Houses are made to be lived in, which often means, after many years of being occupied, the wear and tear that naturally comes along with everyday living can add up, leading to the need for repairs or renovations. Here are a few things to know about selling a house that needs repairs before putting it on the market.
How to Sell Your Home With 55places
Through 55places, and with the help of an experienced real estate agent, active adults can sell their homes quickly and efficiently. Homeowners work closely with a 55places real estate expert to find the right buyers for their house and facilitate the home selling process from start to finish.
Wheel of Fortune Is Giving Away a Free Latitude Margaritaville House
Parrotheads are getting another chance to win their dream home in Latitude Margaritaville. Minto Communities and Margaritaville Holdings are partnering with "Wheel of Fortune" to give away a house in Watersound, Daytona Beach, or Hilton Head. From April 26 to April 30, the popular game show will run its giveaway.