Retirement Archive

Whether you’re looking to downsize in retirement, or find the perfect out of state property to settle down, we’ve got all the resources you need to make confidence and informed real estate decisions.

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Retirement Investments for Dummies — the Short Version

For most people planning for retirement, generating regular income through their investments is a primary concern. Retirement planning typically focuses on 401K’s, annuities, and stock market invest...

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10 Retirement Investment Blunders You Must Avoid

Most people imagine spending their golden years relaxing, traveling the world with family, and enjoying the fruits of a near-lifetime of labor. But for many, retirement is becoming increasingly unatta...

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Can You Lose Medicaid Coverage After Selling a House?

If you are planning a move into a long-term care facility, you may wonder what you should do with your home. Can you sell it? If you do, how will it affect your benefits? If you’re one of the man...

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5 Tips for Selling a House with a Reverse Mortgage

As America’s population ages, reverse mortgages are becoming a more popular option for seniors to stay in their homes for as long as possible while accessing the equity built up in their house over ...

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The 5 Safest Investments for Building a Retirement Nest Egg

There's a place in your portfolio for high-risk or even moderate-risk investments. Investments with more risk have the potential to pay out more — sometimes astronomically more. But when it comes...

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Is a Reverse Mortgage a Good Idea? Here’s How to Tell

You've probably heard of a reverse mortgage by now. If not, it's a type of loan for seniors that gives them extra retirement income using the equity in their homes. What's different about a reverse...

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Reverse Mortgage Pros and Cons: What You Need to Know

If you’re struggling with your finances after your retirement, a reverse mortgage might be the perfect solution. It’s a benefit that most senior homeowners without regular income opt for to pay th...

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Buying vs Renting in a Continuing Care Retirement Community

Planning for your life post-retirement is one of the most important steps you’ll take towards securing a comfortable future. Retirement options range from Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCR...

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Confused About Reverse Mortgages?

A reverse mortgage is a special type of loan that lets seniors access some of the equity stored in their home. Reverse mortgages are available to homeowners aged 62 years or older who either own th...

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2019 FHA Reverse Mortgage Guidelines, Simplified and Explained

Seniors have many ways to access to supplemental income after they retire - and some lie within the walls of your house. You can use the equity of your home to receive monthly payments through an FHA ...