Money and Success

Surviving the Credit Crisis

Karen Simpson-Hankins,CTACC

Surviving the Credit Crisis – Are You a Senior Needing to Downsize Your Home?

For a Senior homeowner, there comes a time when the family home is no longer a good fit for their needs.  The home may be too large, too expensive, or too much work to maintain and the Senior needs to downsize.

Join me today as my guest, Sam Benson, a Walnut Creek California Real Estate Broker, and I discuss the strategy and process involved in senior downsizing.

Is a smaller home an option?  Or is an “over 55” development, an independent living, assisted living, or skilled living facility a better choice? What are the Senior’s needs?  Do they have family members nearby?

Some of the topics we will be discussing include:

  • What is the biggest challenge faced by Seniors when it is time to downsize?
  • What should Seniors look out for when selling or buying a home?  How to find your “Right Fit Mortgage®”.
  • What are the steps you need to consider when putting your family home on the market?
  • How to find a real estate agent that specializes in senior real estate.
  • And much, much more…