LOVE YOUR LIVING ROOM

I have had the pleasure of helping hundreds of clients transform their homes and lives across Sydney since 2008.? With the popularity of home renovation shows it seems everyone has a desire to update their living spaces.? Here I reveal thee simple styling tips to breathe life into your living space.

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ?RIGHTSIZING? AND ?DOWNSIZING?

Let me explain: Downsizing (verb). to make (something) smaller. Rightsizing (verb). to convert (something) to an appropriate or optimum size. There?s an assumption that when children reach adulthood, they will have their own lives and move out of the family home. Their parents will instinctively ?downsize? and discard the possessions they?ve accumulated over the years, sell the house, and move …

How to Master the Art of Downsizing and Relieve the Associated Stress

Moving from your treasured family home into a smaller space can not only feel daunting, it may also stir-up mixed emotions from the past. You may not feel positive however the outcome will be well worthwhile, especially if you are finding it hard to manage. An important consideration to make would be deciding where you would like to move. If …

BUY FIRST OR SELL FIRST? THE FOUNDATION CONCEPTS

If you found this blog post, it means that you may be looking for an answer for that same question. You?re not alone. While a definite answer hardly applies to everyone, knowing as much about the factors that lead to a sound decision is your best route. We?ll help you do that through this post.

RIGHTSIZING BLUEPRINT – FIVE SUCCINCT STEPS

There?s a diaspora of homeowners out there seemingly treading a different path. There?s a phenomenon where Empty Nesters, seniors, and pre-retirees are looking towards settling in smaller homes. An emerging trend, so to speak, it?s not only raising the bar towards traditional housing, but it?s also increasing the quality of life of those involved. What is it, and why is …

TIPS: CHOOSING WHAT TO KEEP

BGPS-Crabbes Avenue-Willoughby-Kitchen2-After

Faced with the prospect of moving, Empty Nesters are tasked with the overwhelming thought of choosing which possessions to keep, sell, discard or give away. It is true that through the years, each item in our possession has a memory attached to it. Belinda Grundy has some?suggestions so that the seemingly daunting task can be dealt with much less stress …

TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT? PRACTICAL RIGHTSIZING GUIDE

BGPS-Crabbes Avenue-Willoughby-Robe-After

?I?m rightsizing to a new home. What things should I take and what should I let go?? That?s the question we grapple with when we decide to rightsize to a new home. After living a number of years in the same home, we surely have accumulated a lot of stuff. Now that the time to rightsize has come, we find …

QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE RIGHTSIZING

BGPS-Crabbes Avenue-Willoughby-Lounge4-After

If you?re an Empty Nester, a Retiree, or a Pre-retiree, you probably have considered the notion of rightsizing. Undoubtedly, there are grey areas in rightsizing that you want clarified. This post goes through the possible questions that may be playing in your head right now. In the end, we hope to have helped you make an informed decision.

THE GIFTS OF RIGHTSIZING

BGPS-Crabbes Avenue-Willoughby-Curb Appeal-After

Thinking positively is how we ought to live our lives! We want to have enjoyed our past and let the present work its wonders on our next road. Amongst Empty Nesters, the eternal question about the next road to take remains the same: what do I get if I rightsize to a different home? In this game of emotional dilemma, …