Robbyn Battles SeniorNote

Seniornote January 2018

Why Universal Design, Age-friendly Cities Matter When you’re healthy, spry, and experience no barriers to getting around, it’s hard to imagine the tremendous impact an illness or physical disability can have on day-to-day life. It’s probably one reason that many disregard all the talk about universal design and age-friendly cities. [pdf-embedder url=”” title=”Robbyn Battles Jan
Robbyn Battles SeniorNote

Seniornote December 2017

Purging your house of clutter and depersonalizing the space is one of the first recommendations a real estate professional makes before listing a property. In addition to getting your house ready to shine, the process also helps you pare down the amount of stuff you need to pack, which makes your eventual move easier [pdf-embedder

October SeniorNote

October SeniorNote. Useful information for Seniors. How to protect your home from credit fraud due to the Equifax credit breach. How to protect yourself from Identity theft. Lastly how to recover after flooding or other damage to your home. Enjoy [pdf-embedder url=”” title=”October senior newsletter”] Robbyn BattlesRobbyn Battles selling real estate in the Foothills of

September SeniorNote

[pdf-embedder url=”” title=”September Senior Note”] Robbyn BattlesRobbyn Battles selling real estate in the Foothills of La Canada-Flintridge, La Crescenta, Montrose, Sunland-Tujunga, Shadow Hills, Altadena, and all the surrounding neighborhoods for over 30 years. Robbyn Battles • Battles Real Estate • JohnHart Real Estate • “Real Estate Redefined” 1420 Foothill Blvd. La Canada-Flintridge CA 91011, 818-388-1631 TheHouseAgent.comKnowledge
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Establishing a Financial Caretaker for Old Age

 For seniors, arranging to entrust financial affairs to someone else is an important part of preparing for old age. Once you have chosen a surrogate and dealt with some of the details laid out in my last post, one question remains. How will the transition occur? Here are some suggestions, based on the work of
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Low Tech tips for Seniors

Hacks For Seniors – Low-tech solutions using common household items When you’re scanning the house with an eye to aging in place, you look at the big things like lighting, mobility, bathroom safety, and fall hazards. But many small things – not being able to function day-to-day – also can send people to assisted living
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Proposed Homeowner Tax Relief for Seniors

Property Tax Relief for Seniors A bill making its way through the California Assembly would make it easier for people who are 55 or older to receive property tax relief. For many of our parents and grandparents, this can mean the difference between keeping or being forced to sell their home. Here’s the issue. California
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HOW RETIREES CAN PLAN FOR THE UNEXPECTED Many people anticipate their future living expenses as they approach retirement, aiming to pad their nest eggs so they’ll be able to live comfortably on a fixed income.It’s the unexpected expenses that can trip them up. Top among those expenses that can put a wrench in retiree budgets: