According to the Pew Research Center and labor force data for Q3 2021, half of the American adults age 55 and old are now retired.   Retirement and real estate matters are often linked. Many retirees decide to move to a different home, community, or area of...

A rose by any other name, sure, but let's suppose you're talking about music. What's a phrase? What's a bar? What's a "legato"? What does "staccato" mean?   You don't need an education in music theory to be able to say "Boy, that sure is pretty," but...

Santa Fe is a city with a spectacular natural setting, a vibrant arts scene, unique cuisine—and its own architectural profile.   Homebuyers may be familiar with terms like camino, but do you know the difference between a nicho and a viga?   Never fear—our handy reference will put you in the know as you look...

Downsizing is a goal many homeowners set at some point in their lives. When a house is too big for your needs, the impact can hit your wallet, your time, and even your health.   Housing is often our single biggest expense. Downsizing to a less expensive...