Guest post compiled by Andrea Needham, EldersDay.org
Getting ready to downsize your home — and your life overall — in retirement is a tall order. There’s so much to do and think about when you decide to move, get rid of belongings and scale down your retirement budget. Whatever the motivation behind your impending move, here are the most helpful tips for navigating the journey.
Embrace the Downsizing Dilemma
Go for Minimalism and Ditch Extra Clutter
Let Family Help Out – Resources for Loved Ones
Choose a New Place to Live That Works For You
Budget for Your Home and A Move
All of life’s changes can throw a wrench in your retirement plans. But if downsizing is on the horizon, these helpful tips can provide the guidance you need to reach your goals. Start with recognizing the potential for growth in the next phase of your life—and zeroing in on the clutter that’s holding you back.
About Andrea Needham
Andrea Needham is the creator and editor at Elders Day. A lifelong writer, she created her website to share information and resources with other seniors who love living it up as they age. Andrea believes our golden years don’t have to be a time to slow down, and she looks forward to sharing the many health-boosting, fulfilling activities and experiences that are perfect for aging adults. Visit eldersday.org.