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Housing for Seniors

I’m still seeking affordable housing, but it is hard to find in Australia. I will report my success or lack of it here
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Does the Landlord Care?

Who is a Landlord? A landlord is a person (male or female) who rents out a property to someone who pays rent for the use of the facilities.  The property can be a house, unit, accommodation, commercial property (offices, shops, … Continue reading

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Housing in Australia – its not just the Shortage

Housing in Australia – It’s not just the Shortage We certainly have a problem in Australia with housing.  It is not just that there is a major shortage of homes, with increasing homelessness and problems with affordability.  It is the … Continue reading

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Talk on Co-housing

I was invited to speak on co-housing for senior solo women at the Relaxation Centre. Continue reading

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The Neglect of Australia’s Seniors

Who Cares? I am really concerned about the neglect of Australia’s Seniors.  I am disappointed with the way Australians treat their senior citizens.  “Old people” seem to be isolated, ignored, neglected and not respected.  It appears to be across the … Continue reading

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Is a Tiny House Suitable for a Senior?

What is a Tiny House? I am not convinced that tiny houses are suitable for seniors. What are they? There are several definitions of a tiny house – they are generally small transportable/temporary houses, that are sometimes seen as the … Continue reading

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Poverty – A World Problem

Poverty – A World Problem The statistics on poverty around the world are horrific to read.  While I accept that it is a World Problem, it is also a major problem in Australia.  It is the latter that I wish … Continue reading

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Forgotten Senior Solo Women

How can we improve the lives of Senior Solo Women, those who have no family or close friends? With modern technology surely something can be done.

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Ghost Cities of China

The Mystery of Ghost Cities Every now and then, the press publishes stories about the “ghost cities”  of China.  I have been in some of the areas where there are amazing building projects, but the number of residents is very … Continue reading

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Planning the Move

Just some thoughts on yet another move – this time to a unit at Deception Bay. No more house sitting. Continue reading

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