SHPP’s Rob Perkins Joins the Boomer Housing Hour on ESPN 1700AM

Rob Perkins of the Senior Home Purchase Program joined the Harmes Team on ESPN 1700AM for the Boomer Housing Hour on Monday.Rob explains in detail how the Senior Home Purchase Program purchases homes from seniors in ‘as-is’ condition in as quick as 30 days, making a challenging transition as stress-free and comfortable as possible.Scott and…

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5 Ways to Keep Your Mind Sharp Well Into Retirement

Growing older can be a great thing; retirement gives you more time to spend with loved ones and pursue your personal interests; you get to watch children grow up. Plus, older adults can often be better problem solvers than their younger counterparts, as they can draw from decades of additional experience and knowledge. But, as…

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Top 3 Tips for How Retirees Can Travel for Cheaper

Retirees are living longer, and traveling more than ever, to experience the excitement of new places and cultures. Transitions Abroad reports that as many as thirty six percent of leisure travelers are over the ages of fifty five. People over this age also comprise the vast majority of outbound international travelers in the United States.In…

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Spotlight: Elder Answers

A Trusted Senior Care Consultant For San Diego County For eight years Lise Marquis with Elder Answers has been helping San Diego County families find the most appropriate senior living and senior care setting for their loved ones. There are hundreds of senior care providers in San Diego County, and it’s nearly impossible for families…

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The Top Four Benefits of Growing Older

As you enter the next stage in your life, growing older may seem daunting at first. Perhaps you have been considering moving into a senior living community, but have been concerned about the effects of aging.In reality, growing older–and surrounding yourself with similar-aged peers–can be a very positive life development.While it is difficult to understand…

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Eat Well, Live Well – Top 5 Foods for Senior Health

It’s no secret to most that life expectancy has much improved over the last 100 years. An American born in 1900 could expect to live 47 years, on average. An American born in 2014 could expect to live 79 years. That is 32 extra years of life in just 114 years! But the good news…

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Top 3 Ways Technology Helps Seniors Stay Connected

Many people over the age of 65 spent much of their lives without a computer. They most certainly didn’t have technology classes in grade school much less owning a cell phone for constant accessibility, so learning how to connect in a virtual world can be a bit intimidating if they’re just now starting to think…

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Will Real Estate Agents Overvalue Your Home to Win Over a Listing?

CASE STUDYWatch the outcome for a client who chose to use a real estate agent instead of the Senior Home Purchase Program! Potential Senior Home Purchase Program client had a medical condition and was getting worse quickly. He needed to transition to a senior living community rather quickly. The house was not in great condition,…

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Spotlight: Silvergate Fallbrook

Award-Winning Retirement Living in San Diego Silvergate has been an award-winning senior living provider in San Diego County for more than 25 years. With two established locations and one more under development, Silvergate is proud to have a long-standing tradition of providing outstanding Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care accommodations and services. Ruth W.Silvergate…

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Top 3 Issues to Ponder When Choosing a Senior Community

When the time has come to select a senior living community for yourself or a loved one, you’ll first need to determine what level of care is required in order to further narrow down the choices available. Independent living communities typically have a minimum age requirement for residents and may provide meals, housekeeping services, etc.…

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