Senior Specialists In Real Estate — What do they do?

A seniors' real estate specialist plays a pivotal role in facilitating the transition from a family home to a new residence, tailored to the unique needs and preferences of older adults. These professionals possess a deep understanding of the emotional and logistical aspects associated with such a significant life change. They offer expert guidance in evaluating the current property's market value, helping seniors make informed decisions about selling, downsizing, or relocating.

Furthermore, a seniors' real estate specialist can provide valuable insights into available housing options, such as senior communities, independent living, assisted living, or age-restricted neighborhoods. They assist in identifying properties that align with specific lifestyle requirements, accessibility features, and desired amenities. Their expertise extends to negotiating offers and navigating the complexities of real estate transactions, ensuring that the transition is as seamless and stress-free as possible.

Beyond their real estate knowledge, these specialists often offer emotional support, understanding the sentimental attachments associated with family homes. They help clients envision a new chapter while respecting cherished memories. Overall, a seniors' real estate specialist acts as a trusted partner, combining their expertise with empathy to guide older adults through the process of transitioning from a family home to a new, suitable residence, ultimately facilitating a positive and well-informed move.

Meet Alana, YOUR Senior Real Estate Specialist

Alana is a certified professional Senior Real Estate Specialist who brings a unique blend of nurturing compassion and a rich background in healthcare to her role. With a lifelong passion for helping others, she initially pursued a career in healthcare in her early 20s’, working in Long Term care homes providing personal and medication management, palliative care, to a boutique private clinic, Victoria General Hospital, to consulting for families going through fertility cycles. Her years in healthcare were marked by unwavering dedication to patient well-being, demonstrating not only her clinical skills but also her innate ability to provide comfort and support to those in need.

After a successful career in healthcare, Alana transitioned to the real estate industry with the desire to continue assisting individuals during significant life transitions. Drawing upon her background, she recognized the profound impact that a supportive and empathetic approach could have on seniors navigating the complex realm of real estate. This led her to specialize in working with older adults seeking to downsize, relocate, or transition to a more suitable living environment that meets both their practical and emotional requirements, guiding them with care, expertise, and a genuine commitment to their well-being first and foremost. Taking the time to truly understand their unique needs, concerns, and aspirations allows her the opportunity to make a positive difference in their lives.

‘You and your family are at the heart of my work’


Get In Touch

Alana Grier

Phone: 236-593-4991


Office Info

Coldwell Banker Oceanside Real Estate

3194 Douglas Street  Victoria,  B.C.  V8Z 3K6