Downsizing Tips

Best Steps Toward Downsizing in Retirement

Reducing the amount of stuff you have to live with can be refreshing and rejuvenating at any age. For seniors who are entering (or already enjoying) retirement, shedding clutter can mean a higher quality of life. Getting there is a bit of a journey, however, which prompts us to recommend these steps toward downsizing in retirement.

Preparing to move—whether to independent living or a new house—is stressful on its own. But discarding beloved belongings and saying farewell to the family home adds another layer of complexity. With the right game plan in place, you can ease the transition and make the most of retirement in your new home.