The new reverse mortgage – Part 2

The new reverse mortgage – Part 2

Colorado is one of the fastest aging states in the country and Boulder County is also rapidly aging. Reverse mortgages are becoming more popular as baby boomers retire and want to maintain their standard of living. The reverse mortgage is a financial tool, which has...
The new reverse mortgage Part 1

The new reverse mortgage Part 1

The upcoming Aging at Altitude Expo will be held at the Boulder Jewish Community Center on April 23. One of the sessions at the conference will explain reverse mortgages as a financial tool for those who are 62 years of age and over.

Wondering if you’re too old to buy a home?

Wondering if you’re too old to buy a home?

There are certainly few things in life we’re too old to do, like playing in the NFL. However, when it comes to buying a home, you’re never too old. In fact, the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) says that about 25% of first-time homebuyers are over 52 years of age

Time to downsize? Signs to help you decide

Time to downsize? Signs to help you decide

Downsizing is almost inevitable for most of us. Just like the home-preferences of single adults are different from those of families with young children, so are the home needs and wants of retirees.

Multigenerational living is here to stay, according to recent study

Multigenerational living is here to stay, according to recent study

The number of Americans living in a household with three or more generations increased nearly threefold over the past decade, according to a recently released study from Generations United, Family Matters: Multigenerational Living is on the Rise and Here to Stay.

Baby Boomers move on hot seller’s market

Baby Boomers move on hot seller’s market

If there’s one group poised to sell their home, it’s the boomer generation – those aged 57 to 75 years old. And in today’s hot market and high prices, this group is cashing in.

Coronavirus, Senior Housing and Accessory Dwelling Units

Coronavirus, Senior Housing and Accessory Dwelling Units

Across the nation, senior housing facilities, from independent living to memory care, have been hit hard by the coronavirus. As a result, many families are choosing to bring their elderly loved ones into their home.

Innovation in Boulder senior living: Take a ride on the pedicab

Innovation in Boulder senior living: Take a ride on the pedicab

October 2019 marks the one year anniversary that my pedicab made its debut at Brookdale North Boulder. The idea came from a medical student in Amsterdam who was giving pedicab rides to seniors, and I thought it would be wonderful if I could do the same. I

Realtor for Life: What are the choices in senior housing?

Realtor for Life: What are the choices in senior housing?

Across the nation, baby boomers are aging and the demand for various levels of senior housing is high. Senior housing can be a major component in a family’s decision to move to a new location or stay in the same location. The supply and pricing of available senior housing can have a significant effect on when and where families move today.

What you need to know about  the Senior Property Tax Deferral program

What you need to know about the Senior Property Tax Deferral program

If you believe that you (or someone you know) would benefit from the senior tax deferral program, we’re here to help you understand the benefits and eligibility requirements. It can be challenging to stay up to date with property taxes, especially if you reside in a...
Hover Senior Living: See and Feel the Caring Difference

Hover Senior Living: See and Feel the Caring Difference

Hover Senior Living Community, a nonprofit organization that has been offering affordable senior housing to the Front Range since 1979, has a long and storied history in the Longmont community. Hover Senior Living Community is made up of the Hover Manor Independent...