downsizing

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Why older Aussies refuse to downsize

shadow of a large house

Why older Aussies refuse to downsize

‘It will be the death of a spouse or ill health that forces them to ...

What to do with downsizing funds

How long are funds from property sale exempt from pension?

What to do with downsizing funds

Jan has sold her house, but her new one is still being built. What happens ...

Terry’s downsizing dilemma

Terry’s downsizing dilemma

Terry’s downsizing dilemma

Terry wants to sell his home and has questions about what to do with the ...

Bridging finance and the pension

How to avoid the pitfalls of downsizing and keep your pension

Bridging finance and the pension

John has bought a new home as the first step in downsizing and needs some ...

Downsizer contributions go big

Downsizer contributions go big

Downsizer contributions go big

Older Australians downsizing have contributed $1 billion to their superannuation funds.

Are you in the right area to retire?

Are you living in the wrong place for your retirement?

Are you in the right area to retire?

A successful retirement requires several elements. Where you live is vitally important.

The Age Pension and downsizing

How does selling the family home affect the Age Pension?

The Age Pension and downsizing

Will my Age Pension be affected by selling my family home or downsizing?

Downsizing your home and the Age Pension

Downsizing your home and the Age Pension

Downsizing your home and the Age Pension

David is considering downsizing but is worried about his pension payments.

Top 10 retirement havens

Top 10 retirement havens

Top 10 retirement havens

Top 10 retirement destinations in Australia outside of metropolitan areas.

Four rules for property renovation

Four rules for property renovation

Four rules for property renovation

How do you ensure that you don’t end up over-capitalising your renovation?

Should I downsize?

Should I downsize?

Should I downsize?

Harry thinks he understands downsizing, but he asks Noel Whittaker for his advice.

Downsizing: the good, bad and ugly

Could downsizing save your retirement?

Downsizing: the good, bad and ugly

The good, the bad and the ugly of downsizing to save your retirement.

What’s the value of your house?

What’s the value of your house?

What’s the value of your house?

If you are preparing to downsize, how do you calculate what your house is worth?

Beginner’s guide: downsizing rules

Beginner’s guide: downsizing rules

Beginner’s guide: downsizing rules

From 1 July, new rules will incentivise Australians aged over 65 to grow their super.

Cashing in on your property

Cashing in on your property

Cashing in on your property

You don’t have to choose between a roof over your head or the cash.

Renovate to maximise sale price

Renovate to maximise sale price

Renovate to maximise sale price

Renovations are about adding real value to your property when it is time to sell.

Home renovation traps

Home renovation traps

Home renovation traps

If you are thinking of renovating before downsizing, be sure to avoid these traps.

Design your own downsize

Design your own downsize

Design your own downsize

Ellivo Architects would like to better understand your downsizing preferences.

Downsides to downsizing

Downsides to downsizing

Downsides to downsizing

Beware governments bearing superannuation gifts for downsizers.

What to ditch when downsizing

What to ditch when downsizing

What to ditch when downsizing

Downsizing your home is a way to get a new start.

Crunching the downsizing numbers

Crunching the downsizing numbers

Crunching the downsizing numbers

There may be a financial sting in the tail for those considering downsizing.

Selling? Four things to consider

selling house

Selling? Four things to consider

With the Government considering incentives for downsizing, what do you do next?

Downsizing and the Age Pension

Senior woman considers downsizing age pension australia

Downsizing and the Age Pension

May is unsure how selling her home will affect her Age Pension.

Could retirees cash in with new rules?

New package could incentivise older Australians to sell the family home

Could retirees cash in with new rules?

New package could encourage older Australians to sell the family home.

Are you thinking of downsizing?

Have you considered all your downsizing options?

Are you thinking of downsizing?

You may have to consider all your options to make downsizing financially beneficial.

The pros and cons of downsizing

What are the financial pros and cons of downsizing?

The pros and cons of downsizing

Should you downsize? Listing the pros and cons may help you to decide.

How to handle boomerang kids

Mature woman and grown son discussing serious matter

How to handle boomerang kids

Turning your adult kids away can be hard, but is often the right thing.

Your free retirement living guide

Retired couple looking at retirement living guide

Your free retirement living guide

Making the decision where to live in retirement has never been more confusing.

Will your home fund your retirement?

happy couple out thinking of using their home to fund retirement

Will your home fund your retirement?

Research says we are too optimistic about using our homes to fund retirement.

Special Report on downsizing

Downsizing for trade marketing

Special Report on downsizing

Understanding that downsizing is the topic du jour for those seeking a comfortable life after ...

Downsizing Guide January 2016

Downsizing Guide January 2016

Downsizing Guide January 2016

You only need to look around your own suburb to see the ‘for sale’ signs ...

Stamp duty concessions

attractive mature lady standing in front of her home whilst holding on to a doorknob

Stamp duty concessions

If you’re planning to downsize, will you get a stamp duty concession on your new ...

Will you get a mortgage over 50?

Small replica house beside mortgage papers

Will you get a mortgage over 50?

You may find that getting a mortgage over the age of 50 isn’t so easy.

Selling the family home

Selling the family home

Selling the family home

How can downsizing the family home affect Age Pension payments?

Should you downsize?

Should you downsize?

Should you downsize?

There can be many reasons to downsize your home, but should you do it?

How much will be exempt?

How much will be exempt?

How much will be exempt?

Will downsizing be a blessing in disguise for Graham?

Financial help with downsizing

Financial help with downsizing

Financial help with downsizing

June recalls hearing about a program which would exclude proceeds from the sale of her ...

Will downsizing affect my pension?

Will downsizing affect my pension?

Will downsizing affect my pension?

Elise is unsure how the proceeds of her house sale and gifting may affect her ...

Financial pitfalls of downsizing

Financial pitfalls of downsizing

Financial pitfalls of downsizing

Craig Hall from NICRI answers a question on the pitfalls of downsizing

Your home, your asset

Your home, your asset

Your home, your asset

The pension ramifications of downsizing the family home.

Superannuation shortfall solutions

Superannuation, Finance, Money, Westpac, Bank, Australian, Age, Fund, Downsizing, Segue Financial Services

Superannuation shortfall solutions

The earlier you can start planning, the better your chances of meeting your retirement targets.

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