Buying a retirement property? 6 things to consider before pulling the trigger

Buying a retirement property? 6 things to consider before pulling the trigger
Every day in America, nearly 11,000 people turn 65. Take a second to think about that — 11,000 every day, and it’s not slowing down anytime soon. The last “baby boomer” will reach 65 in the year 2029. People are also living longer and staying healthier and therefore spending more years in retirement. So it’s becoming more and more critical to think about retirement now — including where (and how) you’re going to live. Just like with any property search,

777 W BRANNAN ISLAND RD Isleton 2bd/2bths 2394sf San Joaquin River View

777 W BRANNAN ISLAND RD Isleton 2bd/2bths 2394sf San Joaquin River View
Asking $430,000 Property Description for 777 W Brannan Island Rd, Isleton CA 95641 Remodeled home located on the Delta Loop, San Joaquin River side. Although home is only 2 bedroom, homes does have potential to accommodate more sleepers. Gourmet kitchen with island gas cook top with beautiful hood, with sink overlooking the grounds. Large entertainment room with bar/room for media center, pool table & more. Pilings for dock. Flood insuran...

Ready to Retire? It’s Time to Plan Your Exit Strategy

Ready to Retire? It’s Time to Plan Your Exit Strategy
Take steps before your retirement party to get all the perks coming to you. Preparing for retirement means saying goodbye not only to your co-workers and a steady paycheck, but also to employer-provided benefits such as health insurance and a 401(k) match. Before you head out the door, it pays to squeeze a few extra bennies from your boss. Time it right. Companies use various timetables to match employee 401(k) contributions and dole out profit-s

SOLD – 51 Main St, Isleton Commercial property for sale

SOLD – 51 Main St, Isleton Commercial property for sale
Sold For $160,000 Property Description for 51 Main St, Isleton CA 95641 Isleton old town residence with commercial space in front with 1 bedroom apartment in back with laundry. Convert to large residence. Restroom in commercial and full bath in apt. Approximately 1225 sq ft in commercial & 1150 sq ft in apartment. Separate PGE meters for each unit, central HVAC in commercial and central heat with wall unit in apartment. New windows and n...

Planning for Retirement; The Relocation Decision

Planning for Retirement; The Relocation Decision
A change of scene can be good for your well-being Moving can improve your psychological well-being, even if it is forced by an unexpected event. To move or not to move, when you retire — that's a big question. If moving seems sensible, then where? And what will it cost? The vast majority of new retirees plan to stay in their own homes. But circumstances change. You might be widowed, your spouse might get sick or you simply might get tired of...

245 SAGE MEADOWS DR Trilogy at Rio Vista 2bd/2bth 1439sf

245 SAGE MEADOWS DR Trilogy at Rio Vista 2bd/2bth 1439sf
Asking $352,500 Property Description for 245 Sage Meadows Dr, Rio Vista CA 94571 Popular Pebble Beach model with new enterior paint. Rare 3 bedroom, 2 baths, with oak cabinets and white tile counters. Somewhat of a private backyard, just waiting for your touches. This is an Active Adult Community, 55 plus. Property Class: Single Family Residential Listing Status: Active City: Rio Vista State: CA Zip: 94571 Area: Rio Vist...

961 FLORES WAY Rio Vista 3bds/2bths 1161sf

961 FLORES WAY Rio Vista 3bds/2bths 1161sf
Asking $320,000 Property Description for 961 Flores Way, Rio Vista CA 94571 Great starter home, large backyard provides lots of room for entertainment. 3 bedroom, 2 bath with orginial hardwood floors. Pass through kitchen with wood cabinets and tile counters. Don't miss this opportunity!! Property Class: Single Family Residential Listing Status: Active City: Rio Vista State: CA Zip: 94571 Area: Rio Vista County: Solan...

Relocating In Retirement: Don’t Make These Common Mistakes

Relocating In Retirement: Don’t Make These Common Mistakes
While most Americans show a desire to age in place, retirement can also be the ideal time to sell your home and relocate or downsize. Kids are typically grown up and moved out of the home, and the need to be close to work is gone, so many seniors use retirement as a catalyst for relocating. Some relocate because of a lifestyle or climate change, others want to be to family, and others due purely to financial circumstances. Whatever the reason, retirees ap

9 3RD AVE Isleton 3bds/1½bths 1251sf

9 3RD AVE Isleton 3bds/1½bths 1251sf
Asking - $310,000 Property Description for 9 3rd Ave, Isleton CA 95641 Great starter/retirement home. 2nd unit will provide room for tenant or family member. Main house is 3 bd 1.5 ba, new kitchen/baths. Laminate floors, tile kitchen/baths & laundry. Beautiful backyard. 2nd unit is studio, kitchen bed area/livng area & newer bath w/shower. Home is in flood zone. 2 car garage shared with tenant now. Separate laundry in garage for tenant....

Aging in Place

Aging in Place
Homeowners are getting older, and to continue on in their current house, improvements are necessary. “Aging in place,” however, is not just about adding railings and ramps—in fact, 46 percent of homeowners aged 75-plus began improvements early with the expectation that they would grow older, but stay put, according to a HomeAdvisor report. The most common remodels, the report shows: Add Lever-Style Doorknobs Add Pull-Out Shelves ...