Downsizing Options

Shannon Kutchek, a Certified Senior Real Estate Specialist and Licensed Occupational Therapist, can help you to navigate through the various senior living options available today. Whether your choice is to age in place in your own home, where you will need assistance with developing smart and useful strategies for staying safe in your own home, or if your choice is to downsize to a retirement community or smaller home, Shannon will be happy to share her 20+ years of expertise with you.
 
Downsizing your family home is an emotional process which requires the knowledge and compassion of someone you can trust to understand your personal needs and desires. Make sure you choose someone who is willing to help you achieve your personal housing goals.
 

How to Get Rid of those Hard to Donate Items in a Useful Way

When you are looking to downsize, one of the most stressful things you need to do is reduce the amount of items you plan to bring along with you to your next home. Many of us accumulate more than we ever believed we would -- it just doesn't seem like that much until you start digging in attics, basements and those seldom-used closets. We can hope to distribute as much as we can to friends, family and local charities, but honestly, many items will still end up in the trash. To help reduce the guilt of throwing away items that may still useful, but you can't find someone to take them, check out the article linked below. Who knows, your discards could make someone else's day!

How to Get Rid of those Hard to Donate Items in a Useful Way

How to Decide What to Keep and What to Toss