When buying a new home, especially one intended for retirement, it’s challenging to find a property that includes everything you want. If you have a few particular features you’d like to have in mind, it can help to narrow your search and help to ensure you’ll be satisfied with your new property for years to come.
Getting Help from the Experts
On the other hand, you might still need plans for the type of home you want to live in or have thought out what kind of home will work best to accommodate your retirement plans. That’s one of the many reasons why working with an experienced team can be vital to ensuring you’ll get the home you want.
Working with Blythwood Homes to create the perfect property to help you get more out of retirement will guarantee you get informed suggestions from an award-winning team with many years of experience in meeting the needs of our clients. When you design your custom home, you’ll be able to start with a floor plan that’s ideally selected with retirees in mind and make changes to accommodate any personal preferences you desire.
Why is Your Choice of Home So Vital?
For those approaching retirement, working with a company that is experienced in building homes ideally suited to retirees may be the most indispensable part of your planning. After all, where else do you expect to spend the most time except in your home and local community? Your choice of home will even influence your extended plans, like vacationing in the south. For example, when you live in the right area, you can enjoy proximity and easy access to the American border.
Additionally, you may want to choose to live in a home where your property maintenance is provided, whether you’re home or away. Whatever plan you have, there’s always a way to make life easier when you plan to own a property designed with your needs in mind. Given that our homes are situated in communities for seniors, these are just a few benefits you can gain when you work with us to build your perfect custom home.
Custom Built to Your Preferences
What does it mean to choose a custom-built home? You might not know what to expect if you’ve never worked with a home builder on a brand-new project. Luckily, with Blythwood Homes, you never have to play a guessing game about the critical decisions determining whether you’re comfortable and happy with your new home.
We’re here to help you every step of the way – not only to provide advice on the kind of floorplan most seniors prefer in their retirement dream homes but also to help you find the aspects of a home you’ll enjoy the most.
Thinking through Your Floorplan
One of the best ways to get started when working with custom home builders is to look at the floorplan options already available from that company. With our team, of course, you’ll get the option of altering your floor plan to accommodate extras designed just for you.
The floor plan in your home might not seem all that essential in creating a personalized living space since it is merely the basic layout you’ll later be filling up with your most cherished possessions. That said, you’ll probably be surprised at what a difference a few minor alterations of your own can make to turning a standardized floor plan into one that works better for your needs.
The Best Floorplans for Seniors in 2023
If you don’t have experience working with floorplans, there is no reason to forego the opportunity to make decisions. You can look at some of the most popular floorplan ideas among seniors in 2023 to get a better sense of what to look for and how you might make changes.
When it comes to floorplans for seniors, most people like to keep things simple. Open-concept designs and bungalows offer easy mobility around the home and efficient layouts that help to reduce the time it takes to take care of your living space.
Bungalows with open living areas also help allow you to spend more time with your family or other visitors since they usually allow people using several different areas or doing different tasks, such as the living room, dining room and kitchen, to all share the same space.
When you only have to worry about a one-story home, you’ll have more opportunity for flexibility regarding what you add to that space. Instead of a large, open-concept gathering area, you may prefer to add more rooms to accommodate extra guest rooms or an office. Once you get started with a few ideas, designing your dream home will become fun and easy.
What Makes the Niagara Region Such an Attractive Place to Live?
Our company isn’t just a team of the top home builders in Canada; we are proud to be one of the top home builders in the Niagara Region specifically. While there are many reasons why we choose this part of Canada to build our communities, all of these reasons are focused on the question: what aspects of a property and a community will enhance the quality of living for retirees?
The Niagara region is well-suited to retirees who wish to escape the hectic, overcrowded environment of Canada’s larger cities like Toronto, so they can live in a more relaxed and cleaner small-town environment surrounded by the elegant beauty of nature.
Our communities are built with active living in mind, so you’ll be able to access enjoyable and healthy recreational activities like golf, cycling, tennis or hiking with ease. You’ll also live close to the stunning beachfront and exceptional dining, entertainment and shopping attractions.
If you’re already starting to consider a few creative ideas to add to your custom home, you may want to take a look at some of the floor plans we offer to think about how to accommodate your alterations. When you do, you’ll also want to take to a member of our team to help to realize your plan in the best way possible. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us right away to get started.