There are many reasons why you might be considering downsizing the real estate you own.
1. Reduce your expenses
2. Simplify your lifestyle
3. Provide capital for retirement income
4. Change in circumstances
Whatever your reasons, you have many real estate options available to you.
1. Buy a smaller home
2. Move to townhouse or condominium
3. Buy a duplex and rent out a level
4. Move to a rental
5. Move to a retirement community
6. Move to the cottage!
Every downsizing situation comes with a unique set of circumstances requiring you to seek out different professionals to assist you.
1. Professional organizers
2. Professional home stagers
3. Moving companies
4. Home inspectors
6. Insurance companies
8. Real estate sales representatives
The most important person you will employ when downsizing is your Realtor. You will want to make sure you work with a professional who has had experience in helping people through the downsizing process and someone who has contacts in all of the above professions.
Lindsay Hawkins can help you "righsize" your lifestyle, taking you from your current home to your new home, looking after everything in between.
If you're considering downsizing please contact Lindsay - she can answer all of your questions, address your concerns and guide you through the first steps to enjoying your new lifestyle.
Call her at (905) 619-9500 or send an e-mail to LindsayH@sutton.com.