Supporting your loved ones through downsizing during retirement | Stockland

I am constantly reminded of the importance of a support team when the rightsizing scenario arises. To the loved ones, the friends, the neighbours and the colleagues, your role in helping someone on this journey is invaluable. In my book Rightsize Your Home I emphasise the importance of “the rock” (or rocks) in this scene. People’s perceptions of a significant …

Debunking the Myths of Downsizing | Stockland

It’s liberating when you learn the obstacles standing between you and a more enjoyable lifestyle can be overcome. Acquiring a living environment which suits your stage in life is likely to be easier than your preconceptions would have you believe. I’ve helped hundreds of Downsizers and sometimes see these preconceptions impacting their downsizing experience. They feel isolated. For them, the …

10 tips to amplifying your life when downsizing for retirement | Stockland

10 Tips to Amplifying Your Life When Downsizing for Retirement. Surround yourself with people to help. Be informed and involved every step of the way. Look after yourself. Be cognisant of the transition you will be going through. Have an open discussion with your partner (if you have one) about moving. Allow input and be ready to receive guidance. Talk …

How to Choose A Retirement Village | Stockland

Moving to a retirement village is a lifestyle choice. Consider location, facilities, social activities and the choice of homes when selecting what is right for you.   These are the following to consider: When in doubt, talk to experts who can help.  Source: How to Choose A Retirement Village | Stockland