Our Rightsizing/Downsizing Services

Downsizing Services - Rightsize and OrganizeAt Rightsize and Organize we recognize that it can be a daunting task to take a lifetime of accumulation and downsize it to a new, smaller space. We understand that the process of downsizing and decluttering is often physically and emotionally exhausting.

Our approach is collaborative and customized. We will discuss your needs with you to create a tailored project plan. We work with you every step of the way so that you feel a sense of control.

Joan was more than just professional, organized and responsive. Her incredible patience and ability to emphasize with my grandmother as well as to each of us within our own supporting roles was truly remarkable. It was the easiest, most positive experience we could have ever envisioned
Karen D., Toronto

We ensure successful and smooth downsizing transitions by offering this range of services:

  • Superior project management: we manage the project tasks, timelines and budget from start until you are fully settled in your new home. We will be on hand throughout moving day to ensure it runs smoothly
  • Assisting you in maximizing the sale of your home by:
    • Referring you to qualified real estate agents
    • Staging your home to improve the visual appeal
    • Sourcing reliable handy-persons or painters for repairs or upgrades
  • Sorting your belongings, room by room with you to ensure you are taking only what you need or value. We will help you to dispose of, sell, donate or give away to family or friends what you no longer need
  • Creating your new environment: we will assist in the design/layout of your new space by creating a floor plan and furniture layout. This ensures that you will feel familiarity with your new space even before you move in and will make the moving process flow more smoothly. It also helps with the sorting process because you know what current pieces will work in your new home
  • Move notification and utility set-up: we will assist you in change of address notification and contacting utility and other service companies
  • Coordinate (and sourcing, if required) other necessary resources such as handypersons, storage space providers, movers, consignment shops or auction houses. We will gather quotes from reputable sources for your review and approval
  • Arrange and overseeing packing, including creating an inventory of boxes and items to be moved
  • Unpack and settle you into your new home. We will ensure your furniture is moved in as pre-planned, that your personal belongings are in a logical location and that you have everything you need for your first night. We’ll even have your bed made up for you!
  • Communicating throughout the process: We understand that it is not always possible for seniors to have family members close by during the downsizing and/or move process. We will keep family members (or anyone else as you so choose) informed throughout the process so that your loved ones can be ensured that your move is being managed appropriately
  • Follow-up to ensure satisfaction