July 2017

Pick Your Poison and Buckle Up: When Downsizing is Right-Sizing

Posted on Jul 16, 2017 in Downsizing


This post is seventh in the series on my family’s decision to downsize: the good, the bad, and the ugly. Links to previous posts can be found at the end of this article.

What sounds worse to you: owning and paying for two homes at the same time, not knowing how long that will go on? Or having sold your current home without knowing where you’re going...

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The Next Reality Check: When Downsizing is Right-Sizing

Posted on Jul 09, 2017 in Downsizing


This post is the sixth in a series on my family’s decision to downsize. Links to previous posts can be found at the end of this article.

By now, my family and I had decided that it was time to downsize. We had even planned where we wanted to move AND — talk about putting the cart before the horse — we had even chosen the house we wanted to downsize...

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