Brenda Becker, formerly of Top Drawer Resources, originally shared the following information with me, which I have updated slightly. Brenda was an expert in senior transitions. I pass this along to those of you who are considering whether to remain in your home to age, relocate to a smaller more manageable home, or move to a retirement community. Each has its merits. Many of us would prefer to remain in our homes to age, but it may not always be possible or advisable. Retirement communities, both rental communities and entrance-fee based Continuing Care Retirement Communities, offer many benefits that can challenge the appeal of remaining at home. Here are just 10 things Brenda suggested that you consider.