Many retirees and individuals approaching retirement think about relocating or downsizing their homes at some point in their lives. It’s not something that should be done overnight, however. Here are some things you may need to consider if you want to move and sell your home after you retire.
Keeping a huge place structurally sound and visually appealing needs commitment. Maintaining a big home with just one or two people living in it can be costly, too – not to mention, the energy bills and remodeling projects you may have to shoulder down the road. But it also takes money to move from one location to another one. Y
While moving doesn’t have to be equated to a stressful experience, it isn’t about dumping your things in the back of a truck and driving off to wherever either. If you decide to move, you have to find professional movers who can help you.
Around Town Movers, for instance, has a Busy Buddies program that was designed to help seniors go through the process of moving more easily. Help will be provided for packing, unpacking and disposal of discarded items.
Get advice on what the legal consequences of selling your home or letting family members inherit it might have. Find out how your choice might affect your taxes or any retirement benefits you are currently receiving.
Whatever type of home you have and are moving into, let the moving and storage experts, Around Town Movers, help you out. We have been operating since 2006 and have over 35 years in the industry. We can definitely help you figure out what your best moving options are. Call us at (703) 682-5922, or fill out our contact form to get in touch with us. We offer free in-home consultations for homeowners located in Washington, DC. and Sterling, VA.