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Is It Time to Move? 5 Questions to Ask

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on May 10, 2018 at 8:01 AM

Are you considering downsizing or moving to a “rightsized” home? Whether choosing to move now or later, you should start asking the right questions today. Begin by evaluating why you are considering a move and list the benefits you wish to gain and the not so desirable qualities of your current space.

Join Caring Transitions of Rochester at 'Everything You Need to Know About Downsizing and More!'

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on May 2, 2018 at 1:37 PM
Learn about downsizing for seniors from Caring Transitions of Rochester owner Karen Menachof at MVP Healthcare on May 9th! Menachof’s talk, “Everything You Need to Know About Downsizing and More!” will cover reasons for downsizing, how to do it yourself, available resources, and how to get started. The class will take place on Wednesday, May 9th, from 1:30-3:00pm, at MVP Health Care Wellness Center in Rochester, NY. This event is part o...

3 Reasons Seniors Should Declutter

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on April 6, 2018 at 9:45 AM

In the last 50 years, most American homes have tripled in size with each one accumulating an average of 300,000 items. As time passes and families warm these homes with loving moments and touching memories, we become connected to each item in our possession over the years.


Stress and Clutter: 4 Tips to Reduce Stress

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on April 6, 2018 at 9:38 AM
Have you ever said “if I could just clear some of this clutter, I’d feel a lot better?” Well, you may be on to something. According to a recent Huffington Post article, clutter “has proven, tangible effects on your mental and physical well-being.”

Thrifty Ways to Declutter the Entryway, Living Room, & Kitchen 

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on April 6, 2018 at 9:18 AM

Clutter can quickly take over any space. For busy families or couples a small amount of clutter is inevitable. This article will walk through thrifty ways to keep common areas decluttered with items you can find at estate sales, online auctions, and thrift stores.

5 Things Every Realtor Should Know When Selling for Seniors 

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on April 6, 2018 at 8:42 AM
We are excited to present the first article in our Caring Transitions Owner Expert Series written by, Caring Transitions of Rochester Owner and Realtor Karen Menachof, for Caring Transitions.   When choosing housing or buying and selling real estate, the needs of older adults and their families can be complex. Often complicated by issues such as family dynamics, deteriorating health, personal loss and financial constraints. Senior Real Estate exp...

Caring Transitions of Rochester Featured in 55 Plus Magazine Article

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 12:43 PM
Caring Transitions of Rochester owner Karen Menachof was quoted extensively in 55 Plus Magazine's recent article, “Downsizing? Demand for Your Items May be Low.” This article tackles one difficulty of downsizing: parting with household items. Menachof lends her expertise and shares her experience and advice, including tips on how to best sell or donate antiques and other belongings. Read more here! 

Maintaining the Man Cave

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 8:46 AM
Everyone needs a place to just get away and make their own. One of the most popular places men create is the man cave. A man cave can be an office, a den, a garage or any other space from a stylish basement bar or lounge to a gamer’s paradise. According to thenest.com, “the average cost of a man cave is somewhere in the $5,000 to $10,000 range.” This article has a few ideas to make your man cave space perfect with a sensible budget, by purchasing...

Sophisticated Closet Essentials for Luxury Lovers

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 8:43 AM
Owning luxury items often has the benefit of a lifetime of use and value retention. Designer pre-loved (pre-owned) goods continuously gain demand as savvy sophisticated shoppers realize they can own luxury items for less. Online Auctions are a great way to shop for luxury brands to add to your collection. Much of the demand for pre-loved luxury goods comes from the way these goods fluctuate in value “depending on buzz around a certain designer, p...

Best Buys for Your Kitchen at Online Auctions and Estate Sales

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 8:38 AM
A necessity in every kitchen are the tools used to cook a meal. In 2016 alone, retail sales of kitchen gadgets and tools were close to 1.19 billion U.S. dollars. Most pots and pans have a lifetime of 5 years or less, while other utensils like paring knives and peelers should be replaced yearly. If you’ve noticed your kitchen gadgets and tools showing signs of serious wear and tear, consider replacing them with a few of the gently used items on th...
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