Retiring

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Do all retirement villages and retirement homes charge entry fees?

Most retirement villages and retirement homes charge an entry fee.  This fee usually goes towards ongoing updates to the common property and individual homes / units.

If you have limited funds, some villages may offer an apartment and negotiate a small donation of several thousand dollars.  Speak to the sales representative at your chosen retirement village or retirement home for more information.
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