Many Canadians dream about the day they can retire and enjoy the so-called golden years. But for some time now, experts have been warning that dream is just that — a dream.
Many people in their late 40s and early 50s are still carrying massive debts and have little savings for the future. read more......
There are options to consider to keep that dream!
It pays off to pro active and be strategic in today's real estate market when thinking about down sizing and retirement!
There are options for you to explore. We have helped clients who are either just entered retirement or near retirement sell their home in the Durham Region and find them a home outside the GTA were homes are more affordable. There are many options such as Lindsay, Peterborough , Port Hope, Cobourg, Prince Edward County and smaller communities such as Ennismore, Bridgenorth, Lakefield Bobcageon, Fenlon Falls and more. All these areas are within 2 hrs of Durham and all are close to hospitals which is a concern for boomers. It all boils down to the lifestyle you desire. I recommend you be informed and do your due diligence. We have clients that have made the move to various areas, they are benefiting from the lower taxes, less traffic on the roads and new surroundings enjoying life. If you have any questions about the current market - Selling high and buying a more affordable home close to Durham, please feel free to call Jim.. As an access member to the Peterborough Real Estate Board we have all mls listing information to make available to you. Find the prefect Bungalow @ BungalowDen.com