Right-sizing Your Home

Right- sizing is about identifying how much space you need and using that criteria to guide your home buying decision.

There are many reasons to right-size your home lifestyle, home is too big or needs major renovations or it could even be mobility, something that creates a positive change in your life.

Lifestyle

Consider Neighbourhoods, house type, and the market. If your thinking ahead to the day when you sell your home, it pays to know the market.

Mobility

Consider how many stories your home has. Is it time to consider a one-storey ranch house, or condominium which allows easy access to each room?

Maintenance

Yard maintenance, renovations, and up-keep can help determine whether a home is the right fit for your lifestyle. Newer builds and maintenance-free options may be a good option to consider.

FROM THE BLOG

Should I “Right Size” My House

A recent Ipsos poll revealed that as homeowners age, their attachment to their home grows. This results in nine out of ten Canadian homeowners (age 65+) voicing their preference for staying in their current home throughout their retirement. While we … Read More