• Downsizing your home will not downsize
    your memories
  • The first thing we remove – is the stress
  • "At age 20, we worry about what others think of us. At age 40, we don't care what they think of us. At age 60, we discover they haven't been thinking of us at all." Ann Landers
  • "Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength."
    Betty Friedan
  • "Retirement has been a discovery of beauty for me. I never had the time before to notice the beauty of my grandkids, my wife, the tree outside my very own front door. And, the beauty of time itself." Hartman Jule
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While it is a big decision to downsize your home, taking this step is only the beginning. During the course of your downsizing move, you will have many critical decisions to make and countless arrangements to plan, organise and manage. It’s likely — and completely normal — that you will feel totally overwhelmed. You may even have no idea how or where to start. But rest assured that there’s no need to do everything by yourself or impose on already busy family members and friends.

At Downsizing with Ease, you will gain access to an experienced and dedicated team of experts available to provide you with all the help you require to make moving to your new home easy. We are happy to support you as little or as much as you wish. Please check out the different packages below to suit your needs. And remember, we are always happy to help you find the perfect solution for you.

Experts at downsizing make beautiful homes

Downsizing With Ease believes in treating its valued clients with respect and compassion — we work with you to ensure your new home is perfect for a happy start. Our main priority is to make the entire downsizing process easy for you. Whether you are moving from a big house to an apartment or into a retirement/lifestyle home, it’s nice to know someone is there to support you throughout the downsizing and moving process.

Let our expertise and experience save you precious time and money, while also safeguarding you from the stresses and hassles of relocation.

THE ULTIMATE DREAM PACKAGE
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Ultimate Dream Package

Downsizing With Ease’s premium service, the Ultimate Dream Package is designed especially for those clients who wish to downsize but don’t know where to start or just feel they would rather sit back and enjoy the process and have an experienced professional do all the hard work on their behalf. This service allows you to simply sit back, relax and let our professional team do all the information sourcing, planning, organisation, management and legwork for you.

The Ultimate Dream Package allows you to rely entirely on our unsurpassed expertise, 20 years of experience and in-depth industry know-how. We do all the sourcing of information, present it to you in an easy to understand manner, and help make the decision-making process clearer and easier. You can rely on us to determine your exact needs, source and choose the perfect retirement, lifestyle village or over 55s complexes for you to visit, and set up all viewing appointments. The next step is to chauffeur you from your front door to every shortlisted property, guide you expertly through the viewing process and then see you safely home again — so that you can relax and actually enjoy the process of finding your new abode.

Downsizing With Ease’s premium service means that we become an integral part of your team and support you with driving to each suggested location, speaking to the right people, walking around the facilities, taking notes for you, organising lunch and anything else needed to make finding your new home a wonderful experience.

Once you have found the perfect place, we help you source and engage trustworthy real estate agents, legal experts and anyone else you need to help you through the downsizing process with ease and style. We make ourselves available to sit in on important meetings with other professionals to guarantee you get the best service — and help you negotiate with the experts to ensure you are getting the best deal.

Downsizing With Ease provides an invaluable timeline for all elements of the transition to your new home, including the arduous tasks of decluttering, packing, moving and unpacking. To give you assurance and peace of mind, our dedicated consultant visits you weekly to make sure you are on track and ready for your moving day. We also make calls on your behalf to cancel any unwanted utilities and arrange for these essential services set up and fully functional in your new home.

It’s no secret that moving house is among the most stressful life experiences — but not if you choose Downsizing With Ease. We take care of the planning, organising and management of every downsizing process for you — from organising tip runs, skip hire, council pick-ups and charity runs, to hiring and scheduling cleaning services and other professionals as needed — so that your move is as stress-free and smooth as possible. We even measure up your new home to help you decide what furniture to take with you, and what needs to be sold, donated or given away. We also have boundless ideas to share about decluttering and the best way to go about it, so that when you move, your new home is exactly how you want it when you first step across the threshold.

Every little detail — from the moment you engage us until the night you move into your new home — will be taken care of by your Downsizing With Ease consultant, who will be present on your moving day to oversee personally every aspect of your move, which is ideal for elderly and frail clients or those who cannot be present on the day.

Our Ultimate Dream Package means that we shoulder the burden, do all the legwork and look after every aspect of helping you find and secure your new home, prepare for sale, source a team of reliable and professional experts and coach you through the downsizing process every step of the way to ensure your downsizing move is stress-free and seamless.

The Ultimate Dream Package is tailored for discerning clients who are seeking the very best expertise and service available on the downsizing market today.

To find out more about this option, please call 1300 795 526 or email info@downsizingwithease.com.au

SIT BACK AND RELAX PACKAGE
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Sit Back & Relax Package

Downsizing With Ease’s Sit Back & Relax Package is perfect for those people who know they want to downsize and have most services sourced for them, but are comfortable driving to view recommended retirement or lifestyle villages themselves or have family or friends to accompany them.

We start off with a 30-minute phone meeting to discuss your requirements in-depth, to gain a thorough understanding of your downsizing and removal needs going forward. Your personal Downsizing With Ease consultant then devises a plan and ascertains the best solutions for you, and presents these findings in a two-hour face-to-face meeting. Information includes suggestions of a new home and neighbourhood, plus the sourcing of trusted and experienced real estate agents, solicitors and removalist companies, to ensure you are working with the best people in their field.

We also provide you with a timeline to guide you through the seemingly endless elements of getting ready for the move to ensure a smooth transition, including a weekly phone call and two site visits leading up to your moving day to make sure you are on track and everything is running to schedule.

We take care of the planning and processes for you — from organising tip runs, skip hire, council pick-ups and charity runs, to hiring and scheduling cleaning services and other professionals as needed — so that your move is stress-free and as smooth as possible. We even measure up your new home to help you decide what furniture to take with you, and what needs to be sold, donated or given away. We have boundless ideas to share about decluttering and the best way to go about it, so that when you move, your new home is just how you want it when you first step across the threshold.

As with the Ultimate Dream Package, we also cancel all utilities and arrange connection of these services at the new premises, to ensure your home is ready and comfortable for you on moving day. We also liaise with the management team of your new home and your chosen removalist company to ensure your move runs as smoothly as possible.

Downsizing With Ease’s Sit Back & Relax Package is specifically designed for clients who want reliable, concise information and a downsizing coach on call, but are happy to perform most of the legwork in terms of finding and securing their new home. You can rely on our team’s vast experience and expert guidance to see you through your downsizing move with ease and style.

To find out more about this option, please call 1300 795 526 or email info@downsizingwithease.com.au

MANAGING YOUR MOVE PACKAGE
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Managing Your Move Package

The Managing Your Move Package is designed for people who have chosen their new home and real estate agent but would like that extra bit of guidance and hand-holding to manage certain aspects of their move.

Downsizing With Ease’s experienced consultant meets you in your home to determine exactly which services are required and where you will need professional help. Based on your needs, we provide advice on how to get the best service from your real estate agent, and obtain two removalist quotes on your behalf, which we will review and provide advice for your consideration. Next, we create a timeline of what tasks need to be performed and by when, to make your downsizing move as easy and enjoyable as possible.

You can rely on us to guide you through the lengthy and somewhat tedious process of planning and organising what you need to action before you move, ranging from organising tip runs, skip hire, council pick-ups and charity runs, to hiring and scheduling cleaning services and other professionals as needed — so that your move is as stress-free and smooth as possible.

We also cover how to decide what furniture to take with you, and what needs to be sold, donated or given away. We have boundless ideas to share about decluttering and the best way to go about it, so that when you move, your new home is just how you want it when you first step across the threshold.

Our consultant will liaise with you over the phone three times leading up to your moving day, to see how you are tracking, help troubleshoot any issues and determine if you require any additional support.

We also liaise with your chosen village and removalist company to ensure everything runs smoothly and seamlessly on the day you move into your new home. Downsizing With Ease’s Managing Your Move Package means that making that downsizing move has never been so easy.

To find out more about this option, please call 1300 795 526 or email info@downsizingwithease.com.au

YOUR OWN MOVING COACH PACKAGE
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Moving Coach Package

Downsizing With Ease’s Moving Coach Package is suitable for those people who have chosen where they are going to move to but are after the right company to move their precious belongings and furniture. It’s not that easy to find the perfect match…

As your moving coach, we meet with you in person to scope your needs and advise you on what to look for in a removal company. We provide guidance and industry insights as to the many important questions that must be answered when vetting removalist companies, to guarantee that your next move is without hassle and stress-free. We obtain quotes from a couple of reputable removal companies and help you find and appoint the right business to work with you.

We work closely with you to construct an actionable and realistic timeline that outlines all of the critical elements of the move and when these seemingly endless tasks should be performed, including decluttering, document destruction, rubbish removal, packing, moving and unpacking.

Should you have items you wish to sell, or dispose of at auction or via charities, we are able to provide you with contacts and information to make this process easier.

Finally, we will liaise with your removalist company on moving day to ensure your move is as seamless as possible.

The Moving Coach Package is perfect for those who want to guarantee a stress-free move but are happy to do most of the organising, planning and legwork themselves.

To find out more about this option, please call 1300 795 526 or email info@downsizingwithease.com.au

To speak to one of our friendly team members and help you select the right solution for you,
please contact Downsizing With Ease on 1300 795 526 or email info@downsizingwithease.com.au
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