Retirement

Baby Boomer What Are You Looking For?

Who is retiring in the next few years?  If you say “I am”, you may find what you are looking for in Idaho.  Recently I had a few conversations with some local builders who say they are responding to the demand of recent retirees. What do you want?  To name a few items, smaller square footage & yard maintenance taken care of, luxury upgrades in features such as granite and wood flooring.  You want neighborhoods that are close to shopping and entertainment.  Does this sound like what you’re looking for?

In the spring you will see more “patio” type homes becoming available that will fit your needs.  Boise, Meridian, and Nampa, are three of the communities who will have new developments designed for the Baby Boomers generation.  If you would like to know more about these communities, call me!  Kristen Van Leuven 208-918-0749

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Retirement Relocation Reality

For the next 19 years, 10,000 people a day will be turning 65.  The Baby Boomer generation is creating a new style of retirement.  The needs and wants of which deserve our attention.  Necessities include low cost living, low maintenance housing, and access to good medical care.  Since our retirees are active and healthy, they want 4 seasons, recreation and many shopping choices.  Undeniably, retirement is time for activities that have taken the back burner to work.  Such as, learning a new trade or taking classes to keep the mind sharp.   Retirement in next two decades will be changed by the Baby Boomers.

               Golden years meet the golden sunsets of the Treasure Valley in Idaho.  Boise, Idaho and its surrounding areas boast many amenities that retirees find attractive.  Housing in the Treasure Valley is moderately...