Tips for Seniors on Downsizing and Home-Selling

House for sale by ownerMany seniors decide to sell their houses and opt to downsize to a more manageable home in a senior citizen community. Here are a few tips on downsizing in preparation to selling your house:

  • Devise a plan and set a schedule for all the tasks — make sure to consider your physical limits and time constraints.
  • Deal with the clutter and organize — you can manage each room better if everything is sorted out and ready to be dealt with.
  • Determine if furniture or any belongings need repair; if an item can no longer be repaired, or may cost a lot to repair, consider a replacement.
  • Refresh your home’s features, such as the paint and your garden.
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