Just like the night out where responsible folks have a designated driver just in case the party was a bit too intense, the same holds true for that “chosen” child who has the responsibility of handling the move for mom and dad from their long-time home. I know from many years of experience that when there is more than one child, resentments and sibling rivalries can result from the family stress when approaching a change in address for mom and dad. If you are that child, please read on. If you are not that child, please read on!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!
Many aging families struggle with the uncertain future of keeping elderly parents safe and comfortable. The realities to be faced about this frequently occur after a major loss — loss of a spouse, significant health decline, reduction in Activities of Daily Living (ADL), difficulty coping and adapting to changing circumstances, and financial setbacks. When these losses occur without any respite time for adjustment and coping, older parents may be faced with making choices that seem extreme and even unfair to them.Read More
Check out this guest article on making home modifications for seniors safety! Age brings wisdom, but it’s not so kind to the body. Seniors may face a loss of mobility, however there are many ways to combat it and also keep you or your loved one safe.Read More
Caregiving, a term that means so many different things to each of us. Our definition is often based upon our experience with it, either firsthand or watching a friend or loved one live it. This guest blog post by Adele Lund of the Laureate Group explores the generational view of caregiving.Read More
Bruce Nemovitz, senior real estate specialist, will be LIVE JULY 11th on WPR's The Larry Meiller Show discussing the emotional transition of seniors moving from their long time home.
WPR.org | Milwaukee channel 90.7
July 11th | 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM | LIVE Q&ARead More
I have written two books on the subject of older adults transitioning from their long-time home to a senior community or apartment. My experience came solely from my clients over the years. I observed patterns of behavior as well as obstacles to be overcome. I designed my business team to serve the families that I was honored to assist through their transition.Read More
Bruce discusses a life changing speaking engagement he attended focused on caregiving with from former Governor of Wisconsin, Martin Schreiber. His message; life can be an inverted funnel and when that happens what will you do, how will you react and what changes will you make as a spectator in the novel which is your life. Marty shares a story of intense challenges that rocked his life in a way he never imagined after his wife of over 60 years was diagnosed with Alzheimers. His book is called, “My Two Elaines: Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver.”Read More
Caring for your senior parents: Nowadays, you may find yourself caring about them by caring for them. Sometimes, but not always, this shift occurs slowly and almost beyond our awareness. But other times, it occurs quickly and with great emotional upheaval for your parent or parents, for you, and for your family.Read More