The short answer is that there is no short answer. The time to downsize is different for everyone.
It does happen to all of us eventually though. We have achieved the great Australian dream of owning our own home, raising our kids and making many memories in the family home. Only to discover once the kids are gone the house is far too big. This just might be the right time to consider selling your home and finding something smaller that better suits your current – and future – living needs.
To help decide if now is a good time for you to downsize, consider these 10 things: