This past year has seen a consistent pattern of household downsizing in developed countries such as Canada, the USA, the UK and Australia. However, I expect this trend to increase and accelerate in 2019 for three important reasons.
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A universal lament you hear from baby boomers who have children and grandchildren is “the kids don’t want my stuff”. Here are ten reasons for this trend.
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Downsizing “by choice” or “by necessity” are the two main categories of reasons people downsize.
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Downsizing is the process of preparing for and moving from a larger residence to a smaller one. It usually involves a reduction in the amount of space, stuff and home expenses as part of the move from your current home. Here’s the detail.
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