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The property and lifestyle site for the discerning retiree

Thinking about downsizing but don't know where to begin? Want to free up some money to help your children/grandchildren? Or looking for somewhere suitable for your parents. We are not an estate agents but a property-focused advice and information website. Our plan is to help you find your next home and guide you towards a new life.


PROPERTY ARTICLES UK

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Enjoying the social benefits of an active retirement

Come with us behind the scenes to see what life is like in one of Churchill’s retirement developments Find out about …

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Peter Robinson CEO AIPP

What can we learn from the USA about ‘age-qualified’ housing

Peter Robinson, Partner at ProMatura’ London office, explains how his company helps create fulfilment for residents and profitable businesses in the …

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Millbrook House Millbrook Village

Invitation to Mother’s Day event

Renaissance Villages will be hosting a Mother’s Day event at three of its developments this month Join us for a special Mother’s Day event (venues, dates …

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INTERVIEWS 

JANE SLADE Founder Retiremove

Interview with Jane Slade, founder of Retiremove

JANE SLADE was invited to judge the retirement property category at the 2016 prestigious WhatHouse? awards and gave the following interview to …

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Jennie Bond Moore Place

Jennie Bond shares her Memory Box treasures

Former BBC Royal Correspondent JENNIE BOND reveals what she would put in her own memory box, after been inspired by those at …

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How a love of honeybees inspired a women’s new business

LOUISE MIDGLEY meets artist and beekeeper Sharon Jervis and discovers how she was inspired to create a new range of health …

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LIFESTYLE 

Peter Robinson CEO AIPP

What can we learn from the USA about ‘age-qualified’ housing

Peter Robinson, Partner at ProMatura’ London office, explains how his company helps create fulfilment for residents and profitable businesses in the …

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Durrants Village Cottages

Where do top city professionals retire to?

For those who have had a career in London, the most stressful of UK cities, retirement is the time to unwind …

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Being Vegan for 47 Years Has Kept Me Fit and Healthy

Going vegan in later life may put a new spring in your step. To find out more visit VeggieWorld London …

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GARDENING

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March gardening highlights

LOUISE MIDGLEY enjoys spring colour and the promise of things to come in her garden In March, no two days …

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Preparing your garden for spring

Gardening editor LOUISE MIDGLEY soaks up some February sunshine while preparing her garden for spring There’s a sense of urgency in …

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Gardening highlights

Our gardening editor LOUISE MIDGLEY recounts some of her gardening highlights from the first few weeks of 2017 Despite the chilly …

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FINANCE

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Not all doom and gloom for overseas property buyers

Despite currency fluctuations interest rates are still at an all time low. So all is not lost for those seeking …

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Money

Brexit to fuel demand for UK pensions to be moved out of Britain

Brexit will be a trigger for more people to move their British pensions out of the UK, predicts the founder and …

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Your financial guide to buying a home overseas

You don’t want to make a mistake buying a home abroad if you are retired. So consider these top currency …

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HEALTH

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Managing joint pain with physiotherapy

Many of us will suffer joint pain in later life. However a qualified physio can help in a variety of …

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Why aches and pains make life a misery

The devastating impact of joint pain is laid bare in a new survey Those aged 64 and over are more likely to suffer …

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Annie Constantinou

Keep taking the steroids

ANNIE CONSTANTINOU writes hilariously and movingly about the side effects of being on steroids as she battles the ‘C-Word’ I have had …

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TECHNOLOGY

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Keeping safe online

BILL CAREY offers some essential tips to ensuring your online experience is risk free With a recent string of high-profile hacking …

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Top five apps for older people

The number of people aged 65 and over accessing the internet has risen by more than a quarter in the past …

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Home Security System

In the last year I have been considering installing some sort of video camera in the house which will add …

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TRAVEL

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Walk in Wordsworth’s footsteps – among the bluebells

THERE is very little written about Dorothy Wordsworth but one boutique hotel in Somerset is doing its celebrating the sister …

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Holidays designed for solo travellers

Make 2017 the year you plan to travel more, take a leap of faith and discover exciting new destinations. We select …

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Experience Catalonia on two-wheels

LOUISE MIDGLEY explores one of Spain’s best kept secrets by bicycle There’s a memorable scene in the award-winning film ‘A Room with a …

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GOLFING PROPERTIES

Catalunya Golf Show Villa

Find your Ryder Cup dream home on a top golf resort

As the Ryder Cup tees off at Gleneagles later this week there is no better time to consider purchasing a home on one …

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ClearwaterLakeviewVillas

Stunning golf properties in New Zealand

For anyone thinking of retiring to a home on a world-class golf course, in an English-speaking country with British traditions …

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The Course At Apes Hill

Retire to a golf resort in the Caribbean

The traditional playground of the rich and infamous has a host of ritzy golf destinations writes PETER SWAIN. Barbados leads the …

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