MoveSeniors Blog

How to Build a Senior-Centric Website

You’ve earned your SRES® designation and want to do more to stand out among other agents as THE real estate specialist for 50+ buyers and sellers in your area. Since most consumers (including the over-50 crowd) begin their search online,... Read more »

Time to downsize? Or Age in Place?

At various stages of life, our home and the possession in it may no longer suit our lifestyle. When this happens, we may choose to move, redecorate or remodel our homes. This “home transition” process is not unusual for mobile... Read more »

Q & A: Annuities & Medicare

QUESTION: My financial advisor is recommending that I buy an annuity so that I will have income the rest of my life.  Since it is only income, that will not a problem if I need to qualify for Medicaid, right?... Read more »

MoveSeniors is now Mobile Friendly

We are proud to announce that MoveSeniors is now mobile friendly. Thanks to our new responsive design, when someone visits our website from a mobile device, they are automatically shown the mobile version of MoveSeniors. We hope you enjoy this enhancement! As... Read more »

How Can a Seniors Real Estate Specialist® Help You? Guest Blog: Heidi Henning, Managing Director, SRES® National Association of REALTORS® A Seniors Real Estate Specialist® (SRES®) is a Realtor who is uniquely qualified to assist seniors and their families in housing sales and purchases.  SRES® designees draw upon... Read more »

Special Service for Special Clients

By Member, Jane Carroo, Clutter Coach Company, Chicago The service I provide allows me the opportunity to meet and assist people during many transitions. Some of the most interesting people I work with happen to be seniors. They usually... Read more »

Universal Housing

The term “Universal Design” refers to home design that is used for everyone, not just the young, old, ill or disabled. It is truly “Universal”. Homes that use these increasingly popular design techniques are built to accommodate all lifestyle requirements,... Read more »

Preparing for a Home Remodel or “Age in Place” Modification

Even if you begin with just one or two changes to your living space, incorporating Universal Design concepts into your remodeling projects can make life easier and more enjoyable. Getting started is similar to any major home project. • Budgeting:... Read more »

Caring for Parents From a Distance

Long Distance Caregiving is quickly becoming a way of life for many individuals. With the aging of the “Boomer” generation and shifts in our social structure, it is estimated by 2040 more working adults will care for parents than will... Read more »

Census Supports Increased Need for Qualified Parent Care Services

The new U.S. Census report supports the trends we regularly discuss in our network.  New information indicates a larger 65+ population than previously projected, ie. more than double the current  segment. Between 2010 and 2050, the United States is projected... Read more »