Estate Sale

A Little Downsizing Humor for the Holidays

I came across this humorous piece about the different approaches we take to one of life’s regrettable yet inevitable tasks: downsizing.  Who are you in this cast of characters?  Enjoy. Downsizing Cast Of Characters  By Becky Lipnick, Communications Coordinator at Magnussen Group The holidays are a great time of year to make downsizing decisions. Unlike… Read more »

The Fun Part of Downsizing (Really!)

Last week I posted an article preparing folks for some of the disappointments that can come along with downsizing.  This week I’d like to share an article from The Estate Lady’s blog that highlights the just the opposite.  It can be downright exhilarating to discover that some of the items you are ready to let… Read more »

What to do with the accumulation of a lifetime?

Likely the biggest quandary of our clients facing a big move is what to do with the things they can’t bring with them to their new home.  While the options might seem initially disappointing — kids don’t have room in their apartments, market demand for these particular goods may be low — charitable giving is… Read more »

Our Company has received the NASMM Circle of Service Designation

It is very gratifying to have been recognized for five years of service!  Here’s the press release… ORGANIZE AND DOWNSIZE Receives The National Association of Senior Move Managers Circle of Service Designation (Sacramento, CA) Organize and Downsize has been awarded the Circle of Service designation by the National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM). The Circle… Read more »

Planning Ahead: Do’s and Don’ts of Downsizing Your Home

“Everybody has a tornado evacuation plan – if you have a tornado that comes through, we all know where to go in our house or in our storm cellar, because that’s just what we know to do,” Buckelew says. “And very few people have a plan about what they’ll do if they can’t remain independent… Read more »

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