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How to downsize in retirement

For many, the prospect of downsizing after children have flown the nest can be a daunting one. The desire to de-clutter, reduce belongings and move somewhere new later in life can cause undue stress, but it doesn’t have to. A recent survey, conducted by the International Longevity Centre (ILC), found that one in three homeowners were considering downsizing, yet many delay the process as they are unable to f ...

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Designing for downsizing

Downsizing is a big change, but you shouldn’t have to compromise on waking up every morning in a home that excites you. If you were in any doubt, one look through a newspaper, magazine or the TV schedule will confirm that the adage: "An Englishman's home is his castle," is as true as ever and there are many TV shows and magazine articles to help us make our homes perfect. However, very few specialise in des ...

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Laughter fuels Llandaff ladies

Marjorie Harmer downsized to a two bedroom apartment in Cwrt Pegasus in Llandaff, Cardiff, a few years ago and with the move came a whole new life. She says: “I lost my daily routine when I moved here and it was unsettling for a short time, but I soon made new friends and we got into a new (better) routine quite quickly. I haven’t really looked back. Everyone here has had to start again, but it is made very ...

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