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Living in Retirement – Community or Village?

2019-07-31T17:19:30+10:00

At Hume Retirement Resort we are confident that we can not only provide a fantastic lifestyle but we can guarantee it will be a whole lot cheaper than living in the general residential community. As you can see in the table below, the recurrent charge in our village covers a lot of the things you [...]

Living in Retirement – Community or Village?2019-07-31T17:19:30+10:00

Why buy into a Retirement Village?

2019-06-24T21:41:06+10:00

Wouldn’t you be better off financially if you remained in the general community and watched the value of your home increase over the years? Quite possibly, but to what purpose? So that your children can receive a larger inheritance when you die? Whilst a number of Retirement Villages perform quite reasonably, in a financial sense [...]

Why buy into a Retirement Village?2019-06-24T21:41:06+10:00

Understanding the Loan/Lease Retirement Village Model

2019-06-06T16:39:55+10:00

The Loan/Lease model is utilised by probably 80% of Retirement Villages in Australia including Hume Retirement Resort (HRR) and there is a good reason for that. It provides for a mutual benefit whereby residents can enjoy a higher standard of living in retirement than they would normally be able to afford and owners can adequately [...]

Understanding the Loan/Lease Retirement Village Model2019-06-06T16:39:55+10:00

WHAT YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR IN A RETIREMENT HOME

2019-05-09T16:13:25+10:00

A move to Retirement Village Living is a big decision and let’s face it, it will most likely be one of the last major decisions you will make in regard to your accommodation. So you need to get it right in order to enjoy a safe, secure and comfortable lifestyle as you age. Here are [...]

WHAT YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR IN A RETIREMENT HOME2019-05-09T16:13:25+10:00

RETIREMENT LIVING OPTIONS – LAND LEASE V LOAN LEASE

2019-04-29T14:20:39+10:00

When you are looking to downsize and make a move to Retirement Living you need to be sure you make the right choice so as your latter years will be as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. So let’s have a look at two of the major options in a little more detail. LAND LEASE: With [...]

RETIREMENT LIVING OPTIONS – LAND LEASE V LOAN LEASE2019-04-29T14:20:39+10:00

THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH RETIREMENT LIVING

2019-04-05T16:03:26+10:00

There is no doubt that many people considering moving to a Retirement Village are absolutely bamboozled by the financial model that is usually employed. This can create uncertainty, suspicion, and procrastination. Worse still, it often means that people finish up committing to other forms of accommodation that ultimately prove unsatisfactory as they age. This might [...]

THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH RETIREMENT LIVING2019-04-05T16:03:26+10:00

Downsizing for Retirement Living

2019-03-04T10:17:32+10:00

I know. The mere thought of packing up your belongings is enough to give you a headache. Not to mention the emotional trauma of leaving the family home, that you’ve probably lived in for many years. But you’ve made the right decision, and now you’re looking forward to the beginning of the rest of your [...]

Downsizing for Retirement Living2019-03-04T10:17:32+10:00