Top Reasons Why People Move

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Joyce Marsh Real Estate LLC BK659279 

Top reasons Why People Move


The top reasons why People Move


Housing related concerns

  • A desire to live in a new or better home 
  • Upgrade to a more expense home, or down sizing


Family matters

  • Changes in marital status, deaths, divorce, births


Empoloyment matters

  • Job changes, transfers, easier commute




Neighborhood changes


Closer to Family


Health Issues


Current home Issues

  • Current Home in need of major renovations, updating. 
  • Choose to sell and buy newer, rather than renovate


Cash in equity


Lifestyle Changes

  • Want Less Responsibility
  • No longer want to be a home owner



If you are considering a move in the near future and are unsure of the current value of your present home, please contact us for a complimentary market analysis.  If you are searching for a newer home, we can assist in relocations, downsizing, upsizing, or relocating to another city or state. 


We look forward to being of assistance and service to you.




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Joyce Marsh, Broker/Owner

Joyce Marsh Real Estate Company



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Comments (3)

Diana White-Pettis
Bennett Realty Solutions - Upper Marlboro, MD
GRI, CDPE, CNE, WHC Upper Marlboro Homes for Sale


This is a very comprehensive list.  Thanks for sharing. Great post!


Jun 27, 2014 04:51 AM
Joyce Marsh
Joyce Marsh Real Estate LLC - Ormond Beach, FL
Joyce Marsh Daytona Beach Area Florida Homes

Thank you Diana, I hope that you find the list useful.  Much success to you!

Jun 29, 2014 11:02 AM
Marshall Enterprises
Marshall Enterprises - Saint Michael, MN
Antiques, Lawn Care, and Trashouts

I can see that those would be the top ten reasons people move, Joyce.  I know that at least three of them could apply to us.  But, we are staying put, for now!

Jul 12, 2014 05:23 AM