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If you're retiring, deciding to sell the family home and move into a retirement village can make financial sense – but it's a decision that needs to be considered carefully.

Retirement villages can have financial and lifestyle benefits for seniors, but not all villages or tenancy agreements offer the same rights and privileges to residents. Researching the options in your area and talking to conveyancing solicitors could help you to find the living arrangement that suits your needs and your price range.

Should you rent or buy?

The biggest decision to make when choosing retirement living is...

The Bollen Memo - Episode 5

This month we speak to Ben Trenter, the Newcastle Branch Manager of Timerite Removals about how to get the best out of your move.

10 downsizing tips for seniors

For most senior citizens, there comes a time when the family home feels too big and it feels right to downsize. People downsize for all sorts of reasons, including reducing living costs, moving...

The Bollen Memo - Episode 4

This month we talk to Ciaran Westland, the General Manager of Stewart Title limited about Title Insurance and what it's used for. 

When is the right time to downsize?

It's estimated that over a third of over 50's in Australia are looking to downsize their home–whether this means choosing a smaller home or relocating to a better area. Once the children leave and...

10 tips for decluttering your home

When you're selling your home, whether you're downsizing or simply changing your location, you want to give prospective buyers a good first impression. But aside from clearing the clutter for the...