Selling home Getty
  • Home prices may not appreciate – and they may even depreciate, remember 2006- 2011 – so what you think is a sure thing in 20 years may not be worth what you forecasted.
  • If you have too much house in your 50s and 60s and you think you are going to downsize later, downsize now. There are two good reasons for downsizing now. One, when you are younger you can handle the enervation, being drained of energy or vitality and fatigue of a house move, as well as the financial hit everyone takes when you move. Selling and moving could cost thousands of dollars and over 10% of the home value. You can handle that cost in your 60s better…