Guide to Downsizing

When it comes time to consider downsizing your home, there are a mix of emotions and stressers you may have never encountered before. For seniors, it’s a situation that sometimes comes about out of necessity and sometimes simply as a way of improving the quality of retirement years. As the number of Baby Boomers entering…

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10 Reasons to Move to a Small City

Here's why choosing a small city is one you won't regret. As bittersweet as it is to pack up and drive away one last time, remember that the world is your oyster. While some of your friends might be flocking to massive metropolises to start their post-college lives and careers, big cities aren’t the only…

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Reasons to Rent in Retirement

Homeownership and retirement don't always mesh. Here's why you might consider renting as a senior instead. Though owning a home has long been hailed as the American Dream, that's not necessarily the case when it comes to retirement. Since 1990, homeownership has declined among 55-64 year-olds, and experts expect this trend to continue in the…

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More Seniors are Renting Apartments

An interesting phenomenon among seniors who are selling their home is their changing attitude about buying another. Younger home sellers are typically focused on quickly buying another home. Their lifestyle has changed and they need to sell and buy another. Most senior sellers will become senior homebuyers but there is an increasing trend among seniors…

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Are You Apartment Hunting in Stafford, VA?

If you are looking for an apartment in Stafford, VAbordered by history and nightlife look no further than Abberly Waterstone Apartments. Attractive and convenient, we are minutes from shopping, dining and downtown Stafford. Residents will value the ideal proximity to all the necessities and the benefit of easy access to VRE, Quantico, several government agencies,…

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Should You Move and Rent During Retirement?

The choice about where to live in retirement is one of the most crucial decisions that a senior makes. It’s not just a major financial consideration, it’s also a highly emotional issue as a retiree’s home is often the anchor to their golden years. One needs to think about where to live, how long to…

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False Renting is throwing Money AWay

You might have heard the old adage “renting is throwing money away.” It seems like common sense. You don’t buy anything when you rent, but you get to keep the house you buy. However, nothing could be further from the truth. Buying a home is a lot more complicated than “Rent, except you get to…

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