As a senior, your home is a big factor in your life today and in planning for tomorrow. Some seniors want to downsize into a smaller home, and pocket some cash for retirement. Others want to renovate some aspects as they want to age-in-place. Some just like the security that their mortgage is paid off or nearly paid off and are looking forward to a reduction in expenses.
Whatever your situation is, there are three key areas of life where your home factors into retirement and has a big impact on decision making. Let’s dive into those areas. Read More
This is a sad day for some people like Johnny Galecki of the Big Bang Theory. Johnny Galecki’s home in San Luis Obispo, CA burned in the night. It appears that the fire is contained and that he and other homes around him are safe. This is a relief!
When it comes to a house fire, there are some steps that you can take to stay safe and to protect your belongings. You never know when something like this can happen to you. Read More
Every style of carpet is made in a heavy, durable quality, so you need to decide what carpet flooring style best fits your home.
Some people live in very elegant homes while others live on a farm. While both need something that can take heavy wear, it’s unlikely they will both want the same look. Even though any high quality carpet can be used in a family room, let’s look at the 5 top carpet styles that are top choices. Read More
You have spent years paying off your mortgage. Maybe you can afford to buy a rental or vacation property. Or buy your trophy home and entertain family and friends. Or perhaps you need some home equity to pay for college tuition. Lots of home and real estate decisions to make.
A big part of your net worth is built into your primary home or multiple homes if you previously bought investment properties. The big question for you is “do you have visibility into what the net worth really is and what is the forecasted value of this key part of your retirement?” Read More
Open or glass shelving has great appeal to homeowners. This type of shelving allows us to display glassware, special mementos, serving pieces and more. The items on these shelves are meant to be used, but sometimes we forget to use the items or will not use them as frequently. For instance, wine glasses are often forgotten until we have that special dinner or party. Read More