A Guide to Senior to Downsizing

Are you ready for less house and more life? That’s exactly what seniors get when they choose to downsize! Rather than spend your retirement tending a larger property, you can find a smaller, more efficient home, giving you more freedom throughout your golden years.

Ross Falvo, The Ojai Real Estate Guy, offers the following resources to help you do just that.

Explore Your Options

Practice due diligence to determine what you can afford based on your options to avoid finding yourself house poor in retirement. 

Calculate Your Budget

Should You Use Your Retirement Savings to Buy a Home?

7 Housing Options for Seniors

Choose an Appropriate Property

Look for a property that will serve you now and, in the future, or that can be easily modified down the road.

Patio Home vs. Condo

When Should I Consider a Senior Community?

How Much Does a Senior Home Cost?


Prepare for Your Transition

From the selling climate to packing up everything, a good plan can make for an easier transition.

Downsizing in Your Golden Years? Decluttering Tips for Seniors

20 Smart Tips To Make Moving a Breeze

Plan an Efficient Move

There’s no need for the moving day to be overwhelming, especially if you work with experienced local movers and have a solid plan.

7 Benefits of Hiring a Moving Company

Do These 10 Things to Have an Easy Moving Day

Have a Local Locksmith Rekey Doors the Same Day You Close

When you’re ready to leave your empty nest for a more efficient space, a handful of considerations will make a world of difference. Look into financial options, choose the right new home, then plan and prepare for moving day. You’ll be nestled into your new home in no time!



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