Reasons to Repurpose Your Old Things

When people are preparing to move, one of the biggest challenges they face is finding a home for their old things. Often, many old things end up in the trash. Well, they say that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. These days, that old adage is truer than ever, thanks to the growing trend READ MORE

How Do I Get Rid of My Stuff?

Over the course of years, people accumulate rooms full of objects and things. When it comes time to move, all of those things have to find a new home. As Senior Move Managers, one of the questions we hear most often is, “How do I get rid of my stuff?” It can be difficult to READ MORE

How to Listen to Your Residents

Senior communities are designed to make aging adults feel right at home. From the activities available to the beautiful layout of the rooms, everything is meant to make seniors feel as comfortable as possible. As a senior community, you’re probably pretty proud of the community you’ve created – and hopefully, you’re always looking for ways READ MORE

What is a Move Manager, and Why Should I Use One?

A big event is a big deal, and generally a lot of planning is required to make sure that things go off without a hitch. Take weddings, for instance. Most people hire a wedding coordinator to help them work out all of the logistical details beforehand and make sure everything goes well on the big READ MORE

7 Housing Renovation Trends for Today’s Aging Adult

The U.S Census Bureau shows that in 2012 the population of baby boomers in the U.S. totaled 76.4 million, which is nearly a quarter of the entire U.S. population. So what does this mean for your aging adult community? It means that your future is looking bright as thousands of baby boomers are reaching retirement. The Census Bureau READ MORE

The Consequences of Collecting: The 3 Things Collectors Need to Know

Many people through the years have found a vast amount of pleasure in the art of collecting. Collectors find pleasure in gathering things for several reasons. They may simply enjoy the items that they are collecting, have great interest in its origin or craft, or have the idea that in several years the items will have great value. READ MORE

10 Online Options to Get Rid of Your Parent’s Stuff

When your parents get ready to downsize, you will most likely be called upon to help. While you might not be interested in taking much of it, it might have some value and you might find one of the most effective ways to sell things will be online. The days of the yard sale are long gone. Yard READ MORE

5 Resources You Should Use as Your Parents Get Older

In our recent article, I’m Not Getting Older But My Parents Are, we discussed evaluating different options regarding the medical, legal and financial matters for your parents and provided a list of different resources you can use. Today, we have identified 5 resources to assist you as you and your parents navigate through the years READ MORE

Don’t Just Focus On Your Census

As a senior living marketer, you have a primary goal to increase the community census without increasing the budget. Do you strategizing with your team how you will reach the aging adult and get them to move into your community efficiently while minimizing the stresses associated with moving? This can be done using the resources READ MORE

6 Reasons Your Grandkids Don’t Want Your Stuff

The way the economy has been over the past decade has changed the way that people are buying and ultimately, how they are living their lives. Your grandkids, who are considered the Millennials, seem to be the ones impacted the most when compared to other generations with higher unemployment rates and increased student debt. The READ MORE