The first warning came from my grandmother. I was 27, running through life. Not like there was no tomorrow but like I had to get to tomorrow before anyone else did. My grandmother gave me a book, “Slow Me Down, Lord”. I did not listen to the warning.
A cottage built and outfitted for part-time occupancy isn’t always the ideal abode for full-time living, especially through your senior years. Here are a few tips to get you started on a cottage retirement reno plan that works for you - click headline or photo
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While there are some shortages of entry-level properties, activity is “exceptionally healthy” and supply strong as the boomer market softens — with fewer buying and more selling to free up cash as their kids leave home - click headline or photo
John Soutsos, a senior financial consultant with the firm Investment Planning Counsel - “Roughly 50 per cent of the CPP portfolio is in illiquid assets – private equity and real estate...Valuations for private equity and real estate holdings are determined by accounting estimations and real estate appraisals respectively. These do not represent the real market value since only when an asset is sold is the real market value known." - click headline or photo