Category Archives: Aging in Place

Another Successful RSVP Event!

Last Wednesday, SILVAR (Silicon Valley Association of Realtors) put on their annual charity event to support our local community. The past several years we have assisted seniors in Los Altos and Mountain View with household chores they can no longer perform themselves or pay … Continue reading

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Are There Opportunities for Seller’s in Today’s Market?

The KMC Blog, February 25, 2013 According to the National Realtors Association’s (NAR) report released on Thursday, February 21, 2013, the January exsiting homes sales shows a steady increase in home prices. One reason for the uptick in home prices … Continue reading

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4 Home Technologies for Energey Efficiency

Our energy bills are “HUGE” and seem to be growing every year. Are you interested in shaving off $200-$400 off your energy bills annually?  I am! Here is what the National Association of Home Builders offers as some high-tech tips: Automated HVAC Systems. … Continue reading

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The New Retiree

65 has been the magic age at which an American worker is supposed to leave the workplace behind and retire.  Given relatively recent economic conditions, Baby Boomers who watched their parents retire comfortably are now left wondering if they will … Continue reading

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Organization: A Fresh Start

Albert Einstein counseled “Out of clutter, find simplicity”.  In other words, “stay organized”.  A few easy ideas can help save you tons of time in the long run.  Five minutes a day wasted searching for misplaced items can add up … Continue reading

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Realtor Volunteer Service Program

Every year Realtors throughout Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and San Mateo counties participate in a community outreach project to help seniors.  The program is designed to support home safety for senior home owners and renters who are physically challenged and … Continue reading

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Baby Boomers Should Look Ahead

Future housing needs and planning is one of the biggest issues baby boomers will face in the years ahead. According to study conducted by AARP, MIT AgeLab and Hartford Advanced 50 team, 73 percent of homeowners ages 45-65 are planning on staying in their homes as … Continue reading

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