Innovation in Boulder senior living: Take a ride on the pedicab

Innovation in Boulder senior living: Take a ride on the pedicab

October 2019 marks the one year anniversary that my pedicab made its debut at Brookdale North Boulder. The idea came from a medical student in Amsterdam who was giving pedicab rides to seniors, and I thought it would be wonderful if I could do the same. I

Realtor for Life: What are the choices in senior housing?

Realtor for Life: What are the choices in senior housing?

Across the nation, baby boomers are aging and the demand for various levels of senior housing is high. Senior housing can be a major component in a family’s decision to move to a new location or stay in the same location. The supply and pricing of available senior housing can have a significant effect on when and where families move today.

What you need to know about  the Senior Property Tax Deferral program

What you need to know about the Senior Property Tax Deferral program

If you believe that you (or someone you know) would benefit from the senior tax deferral program, we’re here to help you understand the benefits and eligibility requirements. It can be challenging to stay up to date with property taxes, especially if you reside in a...
Hover Senior Living: See and Feel the Caring Difference

Hover Senior Living: See and Feel the Caring Difference

Hover Senior Living Community, a nonprofit organization that has been offering affordable senior housing to the Front Range since 1979, has a long and storied history in the Longmont community. Hover Senior Living Community is made up of the Hover Manor Independent...
Lower Property Taxes for Seniors

Lower Property Taxes for Seniors

  BOULDER – In 2000, Colorado voters approved a property tax exemption for qualified seniors (also known as the Senior Homestead Exemption) as a state constitutional amendment. The Colorado legislature makes a determination each year to see if the state budget allows...
Exploring Senior Housing Options in Colorado

Exploring Senior Housing Options in Colorado

BOULDER – People are living longer and many seniors prefer to stay in their homes as long as possible. While more services are available today to seniors living at home including lawn care, meal delivery, companionship, transportation, grocery delivery, medication...

Tips for moving to a new home when you’re living with a disability

NIWOT – Moving to a new home is a source of great excitement and happiness. But it’s also usually a somewhat stressful process, and may seem more so if you’re living with a disability. According to disabilityplanningdata.com, approximately ten percent of Coloradoans...
More adults are living together than ever, analysis shows. Here’s why

More adults are living together than ever, analysis shows. Here’s why

CHICAGO – Striking out on one’s own is a rite of passage, but it would appear more adults are doing less solo living lately. According to a recent analysis by Zillow, as rents rise, more adult renters are finding roommates to cut costs – be they strangers, friends or...