Downsizing for retirement takes planning, hard work and time. It involves organizing your current home, donating unwanted items, putting your house up for sale and moving to a new location.

Moving is a stressful experience at any age. Downsizing is a major decision, influenced by unique financial and emotional factors. We recommend you understand your own motivation for moving and weigh the pros and cons so that you feel comfortable with the decision.

If you have made the decision to downsize, here is a complete guide to downsizing for seniors or those working towards retirement. It contains everything from finances and moving logistics to cope with the emotions that come from parting with a family home.

Find the "right size" home for you at Rivero Realtors, and use this helpful information about aging in place in this guide.  When it is time to sell, start with the Riveros and our 30 year experience!


Blog by Alexandra Torres