SeniorNews.com – Senior.com
Log in Sign up

SeniorNews.com — Housing Tips

Blog Menu
What to Know About Landlords

What to Know About Landlords

A reader requests, “Many retirees opt to sell their homes and rent apartments.  It would be great to see something about dealing effectively with landlords as we age, particularly when it comes to important maintenance and safety issues.  Many owner landlords are reluctant to spend money or manpower on maintenance; and don’t always take service […]

The post What to Know About Landlords appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

Surprising Cause of Most House Fires

Surprising Cause of Most House Fires

Fires resulted in $13 billion in losses in 2017, not including the $10 billion lost due to the Northern California wildfires. Although we’re well aware of how devastating fires can be, most of us don’t realize how easily they could happen to us. According to an American Red Cross study, two in five adults think […]

The post Surprising Cause of Most House Fires appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

Ways to Adjust to a New City

Ways to Adjust to a New City

Are you starting over in a new city where you don’t know anyone? Or thinking about making a move? Or maybe you’ve just moved to an independent living facility and know very few residents. I found an article on Livability and wanted to share a few great tips if you plan to make a move […]

The post Ways to Adjust to a New City appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

How to Downsize with Alzheimers in the Mix

How to Downsize with Alzheimers in the Mix

We have said it before, and you will likely hear us say it many more times: downsizing is taxing on the body, mind and spirit. More than just the physical aspects of sorting, donating, discarding and packing, downsizing takes an emotional toll on everyone involved in the process. How To Downsize With Alzheimer’s In The Mix […]

The post How to Downsize with Alzheimers in the Mix appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more

Benefits of Living in an Active Adult Community

Benefits of Living in an Active Adult Community

Today’s seniors could discover an active adult community is exactly what they’ve been missing. Offering an ideal environment for retirees seeking a low-maintenance, but still active lifestyle. Many senior communities have resort-like advantages for residents. As retirement nears closer, many people wonder what benefits come from leaving their pre-retirement home. Exploring an active adult community […]

The post Benefits of Living in an Active Adult Community appeared first on SeniorNews.

Read more