Choose the over 50’s lifestyle that suits you Deciding where you’d like to live in your retirement is a big decision. While you’ll no doubt meet many well-meaning folk who advise you to “go with your gut”, for many of us it’s a better idea to go with a structured decision-making process. Read more
Here's how you can make the right decision for your retirement lifestyle Once you've retired from full-time work and sent the kids safely on their way, you may want to think about downsizing from the family home. Even though it has been a perfect place to raise a family, in retirement there's a good chance your suburban home is just a little too big to comfortably manage (and you just don't need… Read more
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Take a look at the hobbies our residents enjoy Now that you've retired, you're probably looking forward to indulging your passion for arts, crafts, or other hobbies. If so, you'll 'find your tribe' when you visit Kensington Gardens! Read more
Take a look at ‘right sizing’ instead of downsizing When you’re looking at moving somewhere new to live in your retirement, you might be tempted to think that downsizing into a smaller home is the ideal move. But does that actually stack up in terms of your retirement lifestyle? Read more
A look at your possibilities for secure van parking Now that you’ve moved into retirement and you’re contemplating making the move into a retirement village, you might be thinking of joining the ‘grey nomads’ who love the lifestyle of exploring the Australian continent. But when you finish your latest adventure, you do have to find a place to store your pride and joy. The question is, where is… Read more
"It was a very good decision to move here" Read more
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The importance of security once you’ve retired If you’ve ever visited a gated retirement community, you were probably impressed by the big steel gate and coded entry. It’s surely a secure retirement living option… isn’t it? Perhaps… and perhaps not! Read more
How to build your social circle in a retirement village You may already know that it’s so important to stay connected after you move into retirement. Yet for some people, that’s more easily said than done! Read more
What to look for in a home for retirement