Seniors RE Specialists

What is a Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES)?

Seniors Real Estate Specialist® (SRES®) designees help maturing Americans with their real estate needs. Part of the National Association of REALTORS® family of designations, the SRES® designation is conferred to REALTORS® who complete in-depth training in a wide variety of topics unique to homebuyers and sellers over the age of 50.

SRES expertise and unique services include:

    • Helping manage the financial & emotional challenges of selling a family home 
    • Knowledge of how Medicare or Medicaid can be affected by home sale profits
    • Using reverse mortgages and retirement funds in real estate transactions
    • Guidelines presented by the Housing for Older Persons Act (HOPA)
    • Creating a customized plan to market and sell your property
    • Understanding your unique needs and creating a plan to ensure your home meets your needs now and in the future
    • Identifying senior housing options from active adult communities to aging in place
    • Connecting you with a vast network of movers, attorneys, home inspectors, and other experts to help you through the process

A Realtor® since 2012 and an SRES designee since 2014, Hilary Walker and the Atlanta Seniors Real Estate Team are experienced in managing the sale of a home for those over the age of 50.  Hilary understands the unique financial and emotional challenges older adults and their adult children face when there is a need to relocate. Hilary can help you with everything from reverse mortgages and the importance of universal design to the uses of retirement plans in real estate transactions and how to avoid loan schemes and scams that take advantage of mature adults. Click here to read what ASRE clients have to say about Hilary’s unparalleled services or schedule a complimentary consultation.