Your home may be one of your largest assets, and financial issues surrounding sale or purchase need to be carefully considered.
Downsizing or "right-sizing" may result in you needing to make a decision regarding how to best use equity.
Real estate can be a good investment long-term, but you need to assess risk. You may want to compare a potential income property with a traditional, more diversified investment that requires less physical labor.
Assessment of sale/purchase and its impact on your long-term plan
Guidance regarding affordability
Best use of equity
Comparison between real assets and financial assets