Maintaining Your Independence a Seniors Festival event

During this year’s Seniors Festival there are a number of events running and this is one not to miss. A community information session will be held on Thursday 11th October at the Trafalgar Bowls Club, 7-13 Seven Mile Rd Trafalgar. Maintaining…

Open Day

Take a tour of our stunning display villas on Thursday 16th August from 11am - 2pm and we’ll shout you a a cuppa and a bite to eat. Chat to the Encore Living team and discover how we can tailor a financial arrangement to suit your…

Tips to Building a Successful Retirement Lifestyle

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How to Craft a Great Retirement Lifestyle: Building a blueprint for a life you’ll love, part 1. In the midst of our workaday busy-ness, it’s easy to forget we can craft our lives just as we would a work of art. We’re so focussed…

The Secret to Happy Downsizing

There is an upside to downsizing. Promise! Reducing clutter is all the rage these days. From “Hoarders” (a TV show predicated on making average messy people feel better) to KonMari and The Life Changing Method of Tidying Up, we all…

The retirement times, they are a-changing.

New look retirement communities are completely changing the retirement game. A while ago, when my father told me he and his new wife were moving into a retirement community, I’ll admit I was shocked. Weren’t they too young? I asked.…

RETIREMENT VILLAGE EXPO A GREAT SUCCESS

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Encore Living participated in the recent Retirement Village Expo held at the Novotel Glen Waverley, an excellent venue and facilities were provided for the several hundred people who attended in search of retirement living options. They were…

Actively review your financial situation, age & health and life plan.

How much money do you need to retire? Creating a financial plan for retirement that lets you live the way you want. The secret of a happy retirement is knowing how to manage your life with the financial resources you have, now and…

Should you downsize?

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How do you know when it’s time to move out of your family home? Making the decision to downsize your home after retirement is no small feat – there are so many things to consider, such as: How much room do you really need to live…

How to prepare for your family’s future. A guide to reviewing your estate plan, will and power of attorney.

  At first thought, it may seem counterintuitive to plan for your death in the prime of your life. But thinking about a positive plan for your family’s future can help you more readily decide what will happen to your estate when…