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Life without limits: The retirement travel boom
Nothing compares to the sense of freedom that exploring new corners of the world represents. From grey nomads to the golden travel boom, people of retirement age are making the mos...
The Benefits of Community
From reducing stress to boosting longevity, having good friends is key to a happy life – something residents at Lendlease’s Lexington Gardens Retirement Villages know plenty about....
Lock up and Leave (without a worry in the world)
If there’s one thing retirement living lends itself to, it’s the joy of being able to jet off on epic adventures without having to stress about home burglars or dying plants.
Satya Prema Naidu is busier than ever, continuing to tutor VCE science while fully immersing herself in a packed calendar of classes at Lendlease’s Classic Residences Brighton.
Rise of the Seniorpreneur
Joseph Campbell was 52 when he started his world famous tinned soup company. Ferdinand Porsche was 56, when his eponymous sports car roared onto the scene and Colonel Sanders of Kentucky Fried Chicken fame was 65 when he introduced his secret blend of herbs and spices to the fast-food-loving masses. They may have been selling vastly different products, but each was over 50 when they turned their dreams into multi-million dollar business ventures. Well they’re not the only ones. From large corporations to boutique brands, the aptly dubbed ‘Seniorpreneurs ‘are becoming the success phenomenon of the modern age.Read more
The Upside of Downsizing
In April this year, 90-year-old property investor, Nora Salter, sold the four-bedroom Annandale terrace that she bought for $235,000 in 1990, for almost $2 million – a staggering $256,000 over its reserve. According to Domain, the median price of houses in Sydney has exceeded $900,000 for the first time ever. Homes that were selling for $2 million two years ago, are now cracking the $3 million mark and clearance rates are creeping towards 90 per cent for the first time.Read more
Reuse and recycle
According to Cleanup Australia, Australians are among the highest waste producers in the world, generating almost 41 million tonnes of rubbish each year, half of which is either being dumped in the environment or sent to landfill where it can’t be recycled. The simple act of recycling one tin-can saves enough electricity to keep a TV running for three hours. So imagine what could be achieved if we decorated our homes with sustainability in mind.Read more
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