Ottawa, Ontario, March 23, 2007 - Seniors who need advice about their homes and rental properties can turn to Cindy Branscombe, a Real Estate Agent with Royal LePage Team Realty in Ottawa who was recently awarded the Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES) professional designation by The 50Plus Group in Toronto, Ontario.
Seniors Real Estate Specialists help seniors make wise decisions about selling the family home, buying rental properties, managing capital gains and tax implications of owning real esate, obtaining a reverse mortage, moving to a senior's community and other issues. By earning the SRES designation, Cindy has demonstrated that she has the requisite knowledge, experience and expertise to be a Seniors Real Estate Specialist!
The 50Plus Group tracks the special issues and needs of senior property owners and provides education to REALTORS who make seniors an important focus of their business. The SRES designation was introduced in 1997 and is recognized throughout Canada and the United States. For more information about the group, visit their website at www.50plus.com.