Cookies must be enabled to use this web application.

To allow this site to use cookies, use the steps that apply to your browser below. If your browser is not listed below, or if you have any questions regarding this site, please contact us.

Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • 1. Select "Internet Options" from the Tools menu.
  • 2. Click on the "Privacy" tab.
  • 3. Click the "Default" button.
  • 4. Click "OK" to save changes.
Chrome Chrome
  • 1. Click the "Spanner" icon in the top right of the browser.
  • 2. Click Options and change to the "Under the Hood" tab.
  • 3. Scroll down until you see "Cookie settings:".
  • 4. Set this to "Allow all cookies".
Firefox Firefox
  • 1. Go to the "Tools" menu and select "Options".
  • 2. Click the "Privacy" icon on the top of the window.
  • 3. Click on the "Cookies" tab.
  • 4. Check the box corresponding to "Allow sites to set Cookies.
  • 5. Click "OK" to save changes.
Opera Opera
  • 1. Click on the "Tools" menu and then click Preferences.
  • 2. Change to the Advanced tab, and to the cookie section.
  • 3. Select "Accept cookies only from the site I visit" or "Accept cookies".
  • 4. Ensure "Delete new cookies when exiting Opera" is not ticked.
  • 5. Click OK.
Netscape and Mozilla Suite Netscape and Mozilla Suite
  • 1. Select "Preferences" from the Edit menu.
  • 2. Click on the arrow next to "Privacy & Security".
  • 3. Under "Privacy & Security" select "Cookies".
  • 4. Select "Enable all cookies".
  • 5. Click "OK" to save changes.
Safari Safari
  • 1. Click on the "Cog" icon in Safari.
  • 2. Click Preferences.
  • 3. Change to the Security tab.
  • 4. Select "Only from sites I visit" or "Allow".
  • 5. Close the dialog using the cross.
Book Image Not Available Book Image Not Available

See inside

Book details
  • Genre:HOUSE & HOME
  • SubGenre:General
  • Language:English
  • Pages:203
  • eBook ISBN:9780992435707

Rightsize Your Home

The Empty Nester's Guide to a Stress-Free Downsize

by Belinda Woolrych

Book Image Not Available Book Image Not Available

See inside

Overview

Like many thousands of mature Australians, you are not alone. Transitioning from your family home can feel incredibly overwhelming and stir up mixed emotions from the past. Downsizing can be difficult or even overwhelming if you have lived in your home for 20, 30 or 40 years. It's a rite of passage almost no one will escape: the difficult, emotional journey of downsizing your or your aging parents' home. Belinda Woolrych, Downsizing Expert, Downsizing Adviser, & Author, has written a comprehensive and insightful downsizing book: Rightsize Your Home: The Empty Nester’s Guide to a Stress-Free Downsize

This book is for you if:

  • You are an empty nester looking to Downsize from the family home
  • Finding your home no longer serves the purpose you bought it for
  • You have retired and ready to embrace the next stage of life
  • You are baby boomers who are helping their parents downsize
  • Are emptying a house after the death of a parent
  • Need to declutter and don’t know how to begin
  • Are searching for a ‘downsizing bible’
Description

What you will learn:

  1. How to Understand the right time, moving roadblocks, and how to be ready for your downsize
  2. 7 Secrets to Enjoying Moving from The Family Home
  3. How to start a conversation with parents who have mixed feelings about moving
  4. How to deal with differences of opinion among siblings
  5. How to set the flight plan and where to fly - residential purchase, retirement living, over 55s, build a granny flat, sea change or a tree change
  6. How to Source and Connect with your Support Downsizing team
  7. The best ways to approach selling, buying, decluttering, packing and moving
  8. The “Rightsize Your Home Framework with 5 Steps, advice, practical tips to coordinate your entire downsize
  9. How to sort your belongings at a methodical, sensitive and steady pace including valuing family treasures, what to donate, toss or sell
  10. How to prepare your home for sale and maximising your profit
  11. “Rightsizing” Financial Planning Considerations and Tips
  12. Success stories from empty-nesters who embraced change and are now enjoying the ‘Rightsize’ lifestyle

This book includes 9 Resources:

  1. To-do lists
  2. Downsizing guides
  3. Example floor plan
  4. Decluttering hours chart
  5. Styling hours allocation chart
  6. Custom inspection checklists
  7. Moving checklist
  8. A pre-market preparation calendar template
  9. Case studies of empty nesters who embraced change and are now enjoying the 'Rightsize' lifestyle
About the author
Belinda Woolrych is a keynote speaker and commentator on Pre-Sale Property Styling and Downsizing. Belinda is a woman with a deep passion for helping guide and motivating people to make the right decisions when going about their property transition. Belinda has built her successful and reputable brand - belindawoolrych.com and Property Makeover Academy - over the last decade and has gained an incredible insight into downsizing along the way, much of which she has shared in this book. Belinda has also contributed to the community by sharing her knowledge and in many other ways. These businesses have been built on the foundation of Belinda's boundless enthusiasm and drive to help homeowners make one of the most significant moves of their lives: to get their property on the market for sale or lease more profitably and into their Rightsized home, so they can make the most out of their retirement. A key to Belinda's success is her ability to identify precisely what the target market is looking for and to helping her clients realise the maximum property sale or rental potential. Before entering the property industry, Belinda forged a successful 16-year career with one of Australia's largest retailers, spending most of that time in training and change management. She holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Management Cert IV, and a Diploma in Training & Assessment, and a Professional Diploma in Interior Design. This blend of practical experience and formal qualifications has provided Belinda with a solid platform from which to deliver a personalised, well-informed and highly reputable service to this niche property market. Belinda is available to speak at conferences and regularly speaks at Rightsizing Seminars, and is in many homes with her Rightsizing training packages.

Book Reviews

to submit a book review
Thanks for submitting a review!

Your review will need to be approved by the author before being posted.

See Inside
Front Cover

Loading book cover...

Book Image Not Available Book Image Not Available
Session Expiration WarningYour session is due to expire.

Your online session is due to expire shortly.
Would you like to extend your session and remain logged in?

Session Expired

Your session has expired.We're sorry, but your online session has expired.
Please log back into your account to continue.

This site uses cookies. Continuing to use this site without changing your cookie settings means that you consent to those cookies to enhance site navigation and the overall user experience. Learn more about our privacy policy or learn more about how to turn off cookies.