This blog post tackles the topic of baby boomers looking for retirement living options, whether it's to a first floor condo, apartment living or even a senior living community. I give advise about what to consider as you search for housing, what the market looks like, and steps you can take now to be prepared for the housing market peak season, March through May. If you're considering downsizing in the new year, read this article!Read More
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Bruce shares his advise and experience on the Milwaukee-area Real Estate Market, Senior Living Real Estate options, families helping senior parents downsize and much more!
I’m speaking to you the baby boomer and your parents who are homeowners. 2018 may be the year that can make or break your retirement nest egg! As we all know timing is everything and it sure doesn’t hurt to have some luck to go with your instincts.Read More
Now that fall has arrived, many of my clients have asked about the real estate market and what is the best time to sell. Most wonder if this healthy market will continue. Many are concerned about a future recession or "stumble". I thought I would share my views on the market as well as provide you with my thoughts about the future of real estate in our local market.Read More
Looking back at my 35 plus years career in real estate sales here is what comes to mind. When discussing a move with mom and dad, there is never a right time or a wrong time…it is just time! For most of us, the number one fear we have is fear of change. Going from a known to an unknown. Moving from one’s long-time home to a senior apartment or community is a daunting process. Everyone involved wants to do the right thing. The problem is that both parties, parent and child, want something different!
If you or a senior loved one are considering selling a home, there are a lot of questions you may be asking yourself. What actions should I be taking when considering senior home needs? What is involved in selling a home for seniors? What is the housing market like for those who want to sell? And, what am I going to do with all my stuff?! Navigate one of the biggest decisions of your life with Bruce Nemovitz, Senior Real Estate Specialist and author, and Melinda Stuart, Certified Senior Move Manager at Smart Moves.Read More
Many people buying a home may ask what title Insurance is or why they may need it? If you're not familiar, this article will fill you in on the reason why title insurance is an important piece of the home buying process. Buying a home is an exciting and emotional time for many people. To help you buy your home with more confidence, make sure you get owner’s title insurance.Read More
Moving out of the family home can be a tough conversation. Bruce Nemovitz, a senior real estate specialist, joined Live at 4 Wednesday with tips on how baby boomers can navigate this conversation.Read More
Remember your parents and grandparents telling you that as you get older life will accelerate? It is true as we age that time perception is far different at 70 years old than at 20!
What does this have to do with real estate? Everything! Our home is an integral part of who we are. Many of us have lived in our houses for many years. We know the neighborhood, the stores, the people. Leaving your surroundings can be like leaving a best friend.Read More
Bruce discusses how he and other real estate professionals price homes based on a combination of tax assessment, location, and condition of homes. The value of a home is not always dependent on the tax assestment. It can be either higher or lower, based on the market and the above mentioned factors. If you are curious as to the value of your property, this blog post outlines what you should consider and how it could affect the value in the current Greater Milwaukee area.Read More