Considering a lifestyle change but don’t
know where to start, or who to talk to?
We understand that sometimes it’s difficult to know where to start when considering
downsizing or moving into a retirement village. Village Guide has teamed up with
specialist agents from Barfoot & Thompson - experts at transitioning clients into
retirement villages
Sue Allan Barfoot and Thompson
Sue Allan
West Auckland Agent

transition experts

6 key steps to downsizing

We've put together a 'Thinking of downsizing' information pack that outlines
6 key steps for you to follow. There's also a Q&A section answering some common questions people have about retirement village living.

Sue Allan

West Auckland Agent

Real Estate, it's more than a job! It's my passion! Sue has been selling residential real estate, for Barfoot & Thompson in West Auckland, since 1993.

She is able to work effectively in any sales arena, ensuring the best outcome for sellers and buyers and always with a smile.

Sue believes communicating extensively with her clients enables her to identify any road- blocks and makes the process as stress-free as possible.

Sue is knowledgeable of her market, experienced in her industry and showed herself to be a capable and flexible salesperson with a positive attitude and genuine desire to get a result for all parties involved in the transaction. She is very honest, likable and trustworthy." Dianna & Mike

Sue is our first choice agent in West Auckland. She is knowledgeable about the local market, committed to her clients and operates with integrity. Sue has enthusiasm for her work and empathy with people - the ideal estate agent." Chris and Tom

The team of agents we prefer to work with ...

  • Have a proven sales track record
  • Have a relationship with local villages
  • Are pleasant to deal with
  • Are honest with strong moral principles

They offer full service facilitation to make the move as stress-free as possible

  • Packers
  • Cleaners
  • Movers
  • Gardeners
  • Home stagers
  • Painters
  • Handymen

To learn more about how we
can support you in planning
your next move, request a
free information pack

Introducing the retirement transition expert in your area

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