Senior Real Estate Specialist – Teri Barton

Thursday, July 30th, 2015

Teri Barton, CEO of the Compass Real Estate Team, has more than 12 years of experience being a real estate specialist, serving in Pasadena, San Marino, and the San Gabriel Valley. In addition to being a senior specialist, Teri also specializes in the Luxury, Global, and Relocation markets.The foundation of the Compass Real Estate Team […]

Over 55 real estate: Share your burden

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Selling over 55 real estate is much more than a transaction. There’s an emotional component to selling a long-time family home. You will have special memories tied to the property after so many years there. Senior real estate specialists can help ease the transition by helping you prepare for the next chapter in your life. […]

Over 55 real estate: Choosing an agent

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

The over 55 real estate industry is thriving as Baby Boomers buy their own retirement homes, while also helping their parents downsize from larger family homes to maintenance-free condos or assisted living communities. But the over 55 real estate client needs different things than young families or professionals. For an agent that will understand your […]

Buying a retirement home: Before going overseas ask these questions

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Buying a retirement home overseas is becoming a more popular choice. Whether it’s the adventure of immersing yourself in another culture, or the appeal of stretching your savings further in a country with a lower cost-of-living, it’s a major decision that deserves careful consideration. When buying a retirement home abroad, consider the following: ARE YOU […]

Buying a retirement home the Boomer way

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Buying a retirement home is an opportunity to finally get that dream home. At least, that’s the way 70 percent of Baby Boomers see it, according to a national survey of adults aged 49-67 released by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate. The survey indicated 57 percent of Boomers planned to move out of their […]

Pasadena retirees: Here’s where you can get more for less

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Pasadena retirees in search of great quality life at affordable prices should consider these 10 locales reported by the AARP as the most affordable cities to retire in the nation. Most of these destinations have a combination of lower median mortgage payments and entertainment and recreation that is free or low-cost for higher quality of […]