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Transitioning to retirement opens the opportunity to move to a new house, to somewhere that better suits your lifestyle priorities and budget. What does home look like for you, in your later years?
Have you seen an RCA Villages advertisement for a villa, dreamed a little and then discarded it because the asking price is more than you can afford? Don’t rule the village’s lifestyle as out of your reach. There may be options available that better suit your budget.
Your long term occupancy in a retirement village is secure. Always consult a legal counsel experienced in retirement village legislation to help you make an informed decision on moving into a retirement village.
In very limited circumstances you may be moved from, or within, a retirement village. Remember, your rights as a consumer are protected under the Retirement Villages Act 1986 (Vic) and Consumer Affairs Victoria can provide you with advice if you are faced with any contractual related concerns.
A retirement village is a community. For this reason, it is in everyone’s best interests that any disputes are resolved efficiently and effectively. Here is some information on the steps you can take to resolve a dispute with a retirement village.
In this article we address the question, is buying into a retirement village a financial investment? A wise investment upfront is engaging a legal counsel experienced in retirement village legislation, along with a financial adviser – to help you understand the legal and financial considerations of the retirement village you are looking into.
In this FAQ, we provide a high level view of the costs you’ll need to budget for when you buy into a retirement village lifestyle. Always include trusted family and friends; a legal counsel and a financial adviser in making important lifestyle decisions.
When you buy into a retirement village you are buying a right to occupy a home to suit your lifestyle. You’re choosing a lifestyle and an opportunity to live in a community where you feel safe and secure. Better still, potential long term friendships could be just a few doors away.
Hop on in to Casey Grange Village over Easter. We'll be open for tours of the village on Easter Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Easter Sunday 10 am to 4 pm. Visit caseygrange.com.au to find out more. Happy Easter!
Do you know how much money and time you are spending each year on keeping your family home and property maintained?
If you’re looking into retirement village options, a Lifemark accredited village should be one of the key criteria for a village making it to your shortlist. Here’s why.
If the desire to stay actively involved in your family’s lives by moving to be close to them is an ongoing distraction, what lifestyle choices can you make to ensure that you enjoy active and social later years?
Retirement villages have come a long way since the 1970s! Here are 5 myths about retirement village living in the 21st Century.