Downsize With Confidence: Guide To Selling Property When You’re Over 50

Thinking of downsizing your home? Go forward with greater certainty about the choices you make

If you’re over 50 and the thought of selling your home to buy something smaller has crossed your mind, you’re not alone! In fact research suggests more than half of the Baby Boomers in Australia are open to downsizing, with such a move becoming an increasingly popular way to minimise property maintenance and free up time to get more out of life.

Certainly, here on the Sunshine Coast with so much on offer in terms of lifestyle – the Coolum-Peregian area in particular – it makes a lot of sense.

There’s numerous benefits however the emotional attachment we have with our homes, especially if it’s where you’ve raised a family or you’ve lived there for decades and have many fond memories, means it’s never a straightforward decision.

Helping downsizers through what can be a move approached with some apprehension is something for which Coolum-Peregian real estate agent Paula McKie has a great passion. As a real estate agent who truly cares, she takes pride in helping clients successfully move into the next chapter of their lives while making the sales process as stress-free as possible.

That’s why Paula has put together a helpful guide “Downsizing With Confidence”, which is perfect for anyone even remotely considering downsizing, to help you fully think through the move and ensure you know the ins and outs of what it entails so you can make an informed decision on whether or not to it’s the right choice for you. It’s available in both ebook and printed format.

What is covered in “Downsizing With Confidence”?

Topics include:

• When is the best time to downsize from your current property?
• The benefits of downsizing
• Lifestyle aspects to consider
• Where to start with planning to downsize
• Crunching the numbers to ensure healthy finances going forward
• Costs you need to factor in
• Making the most of the equity you have in your current home
• Taking the first step towards downsizing

If you would like to receive a copy of “Downsizing With Confidence” please phone Paula on 0423 149 477 today or email paula@coolumbeach-realestate.com.au and indicate whether you’d prefer the ebook or a printed copy.