For older Americans, two key barriers to moving are finances and managing the home downsizing process. The thought of moving for seniors will cause stress near levels associated with the death of a spouse or divorce. Most seniors prefer to age in their own homes, but many are driven to community living due to medical issues, the illness of a spouse or inability to care for themselves or their homes. The fastest growing segment of the housing industry is independent living.
Adult children (Baby Boomers) are increasingly experiencing financial and career decisions heavily influenced by the need to provide care and assistance for their parents. Today, a very common situation exist that adult children live more than 100 miles from their parents and lovingly provide personal care and home maintenance their parents are no longer able to self perform.
Frequently, adult children are immediately accelerated to executor of the estate due to illness or death of a parent.
WOW! I wish there were someone I could call to help me through this process.
Life Transitions was created to provide considerate, professional and responsible transitional services from start to finish.