MARIANNE BAIRD ANDERSON is an Accredited Seniors’ Agent. This is a prestigious designation that may only be used by those Canadian realtors who have completed the training, which covers topics such as Canadian tax laws, estates and estate planning, wills, trusts, etc.
An Accredited Senior Agent is a trained consultant enabled to work with other advisors to help seniors with safety and confidence in the downsizing process of buying and selling homes.
Marianne recommends Visavie Housing Counselors and Darling Solutions with confidence.
VISAVIE Housing Counselors for Senior Citizens.
Visavie services are completely FREE! Whether it is advice, research, or visiting retirement homes – everything is free! In fact, the Ontario network of private retirement homes covers the cost of services related to the search of a new residence.
One phone call is all it takes. The Visavie counsellor will visit with the Senior and work to identify their needs and preferences while evaluating a budget.
Afterwards, the Visavie counsellor will verify the availability in the retirement residences that match the criteria and budget. She will accompany the Senior on scheduled visits.
The Senior can sit back and relax – Visavie will take care of everything. In order to make this experience as pleasant as possible, they ensure that nothing is left to chance.
Marianne confidently recommends HEATHER HYNDMAN, an authorized counsellor with Visavie. She can be reached at 613-808-8218.
DARLING SOLUTIONS Senior Lifestyle Transitions
Proudly serving the Ottawa area, Darling Solutions specializes in assisting Seniors, families and executors with lifestyle changes. With compassion, integrity and hard work as their foundation, they are committed to reducing the emotional and physical stress associated with Senior downsizing, relocating and estate settlement.
They offer an array of solutions personalized to the Senior’s unique situation. Darling Solutions will identify and prioritize the Senior’s needs to create and orchestrate a customized plan to meet their goals.
They will provide a personal in-home consultation, free of charge, to determine the individual needs. They will follow up with a written proposal outlining the Senior’s customized plan of services and estimated costs.