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 Seniors are Changing Their Home Preferences
By: Darin "Sid" Cameron, CRS
Thu, Feb 24th, 2005 10:59 pm

Realtor Magazine this week reported on a survey of Seniors (50 years or older) that were looking to move, and found, "attitudes about real estate among homeowners 50 years old or more are changing in a way that contradicts some long-held assumptions about this segment of the population."

What the report showed is that fewer and fewer Seniors are downsizing homes and/or looking to move into a senior (adult) community.

Interesting statistics from the report include:

- Only 8% indicated that they would consider a senior (adult) community.

- Only 11% felt their current home was too big.

- Almost 25% thought their home was too small.

Entire article on the web at:
http://www.realtor.org/rmoDaily.nsf/AllStories/021705#FA37673FB

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Darin "Sid" Cameron spent 15 years working in the technology industry which in 1998 relocated him to St. Louis. In 2004 he took over web development tasks for Kimberly's real estate team and later became the full-time Marketing and Operations Director in 2005. In 2011 Sid launched two brokerages, The Realty Store, Inc. and Realty Referral Partners, Inc, while continuing to perform marketing and operations for Kimberly's team. Sid holds a real estate broker's license in Missouri, CRS certification and was the first CyberStar in the St. Louis area.
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