Covid-19 Impacts And Ideas For Downsizing Seniors

June 30, 2020

Covid-19 Impacts And Ideas For Downsizing Seniors

Abio Properties co-founder Linnette Edwards shared with Forbes readers how she and the other agents at the brokerage are transacting with clients who are seniors. Some are deciding to retire sooner, some are deciding to move in with their children, others still are looking into building ADUs. Read the full article here.


“Seniors are deciding to retire sooner and sell so that they can move to less populated areas with less stress,” she notes. Accessory dwelling units (ADUs) are also becoming a popular option, she adds. “Some are now looking into building an ADU on their children's lots.  Others are looking to build an ADU to have a personal caregiver live on their property.”

~Linnette Edwards

Linnette also is a Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES®) and the co-founder of Encircle Life, a senior transition and real estate firm helping elders downsize, sell a home, relocate, and plan for future care.