Resources for Seniors

We want to help you buy or sell your home with confidence. As a senior, you may have different questions or needs than you did as a first-time homebuyer. Whether you're searching for senior housing or thinking of working with a Seniors Real Estate SpecialistĀ®, we've got answers to your questions.

Finding Aging Resources Near You

There are plenty of resources for seniors in the Chicago area and statewide. Learn about how these local services can support your needs.

Mainstreet Boomers & Beyond Conference & Expo

Free and open to the general public, this event helps connect Seniors, Boomers, and the Sandwich Generation with resources and education on aging. Join us in Grayslake on July 28th.

Senior Housing Options

Are you looking to make your own house an easier place to live as you grow older? Or hoping to find a home where assistance is always available?

Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES)®

Are you looking for a REALTOR® who understands your needs? Seniors Real Estate Specialist designees are REALTORS® who specialize in helping homebuyers and homesellers over age 50.

Questions About Taxes?

When it comes to retirement, every chance for savings makes a difference. As a senior, you may qualify for more property tax exemptions than other homeowners.

Staying Safe

Fraud can happen to anyone, but some criminals target seniors. Scammers can target you anywhere - online, on the phone, in person or by mail.

Resources for Veterans

If you've served our country, we want to make finding your next home a simple and rewarding process. From finding a REALTOR® to applying for home loans, these local and national resources will help you buy and maintain the home of your dreams.