The Village Retirement Group.
The Downsizing Show airs every month at 3:00 pm +10 UTC, LIVE on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Kevin Turner and Bruce Samazan join us this month’s episode of the Downsizing Show! They explore the perks and benefits of living in The Village. It was established by award-winning industry leader, The Village Retirement Group who has 5 villages in Yeronga, Coorparoo, Taigum, Redcliffe, and Toowoomba. Today we are filming in Coorparoo, one of Brisbane’s most desirable suburbs.
The Village surely has a lot of stories to tell.
Founders Michael and Justin Harrison discuss how they were inspired to build The Village after searching for retirement accommodation for Justin’s beloved grandmother.
Residents Ross and Pam Lyons share the journey they made to get to The Village and what surprised them the most about moving there.
Village Manager Murial Biner discusses her favourite part about her job, how she creates a strong rapport with their residents, and a village manager’s most important skill.
Ric Cohen, one of the most experienced Queenslanders in the retirement village industry, shares his top three tips for downsizers and the things a resident needs to take into account before they move in.
The episode also features a few fun clips from residents during the barbecue, Tai Chi, and more!