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Jul 12, 2022

Feathering the Nest: A Look at Silvernest's Brand Refresh

Christine Ramirez

When faced with uncertainty, it can be helpful to focus our energy on things we can control. It’s why some of us work on organizing our home when we’re faced with a stressful life event or waiting for news of a big decision. The twists and turns of the...

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How to Create an Attention-Getting Homeshare Listing

What makes your house “home?” Is it the memories you’ve made in the surrounding neighborhood or city? Are you still ...

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Homesharing in LA: Finding a Roommate in Los Angeles

When it comes to housing costs, Los Angeles is one of the toughest markets in the nation. According to a recent...

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Bringing in a New Roommate: Preparation Dos and Don’ts

When people ask how to prepare for a roommate, most of the time they’re thinking about things like rearranging...

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Can a Housemate Help My Mom or Dad Around the House?

It’s a success story we often hear from Silvernest users: an older homeowner opens their home to a younger housemate to gain a helping hand in exchange for an affordable living arrangement. Read on for our answers to some of the questions you might have...

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Share Your Story Podcast Episode 9: Start Homesharing for the Cash. Stay for the Company.

According to a January 2019 survey conducted by GOBankingRates.com, roughly 50% of Americans 55+ have saved less than $100,000 for retirement. Nearly 33% have saved less than $10,000. These are alarming statistics, to be sure. 

 

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Experts in Aging: Shared Housing with Annamarie Pluhar (Video)

In the latest installment of our Experts in Aging interview series, we spoke with Annamarie Pluhar, author of Sharing Housing: A Guidebook for Finding and Keeping Good Housemates. For over 20 years, Pluhar has focused her career on providing tips,...

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Affordable Housing and Social Isolation Issues in the LGBTQ+ Elder Community

According to Out & Visible, a 2017 study from SAGE, the number of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender elders in America is growing rapidly. By 2030, there will be roughly 7 million LGBTQ+ adults over 50 nationwide, more than double the current...

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