If your nest is empty, it might be time for a new nest. And today’s empty nesters have more options than ever. But even if retirement is years away, it’s never too early to think about where you might spend your golden years.
Many empty nesters struggle between maintaining the family homestead and moving to a smaller, more manageable home with the features they’ve always wanted. Like any home purchase, the decision to downsize – or not – is highly personal and dependent upon a number of factors, including health, distance from family, lifestyle and cost.
Two options that are becoming increasingly popular with individuals preparing for the future are active adult and continuing care retirement communities.