Deciding to leave your home and move to smaller digs such as a 55+ apartment or assisted living community can be an emotional process. But once you make that decision to downsize your home, the rest should be easy, right? Well, yes and no.

The truth is, in the beginning, it’s mostly no. There is an easy part – but that comes later. Sorting through years of accumulated clothes, tools and kitchenware can be physically draining. And then there are the boxes of photos and mementos from your children’s school days. Suddenly, it all becomes real – and overwhelming. How do you decide what to keep and what to toss?

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Downsizing Tips: 10 Steps to Ease the Move to a Smaller Home
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