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When you decide it’s time to move into a smaller home, condo or retirement community, our compassionate, experienced team members are with you every step of the way. Your personal team meticulously manages and coordinates every detail of your move. We help you prepare your home for the marketplace prior to sale, provide hands-on help with downsizing, and assist you with space planning and set-up of your new residence. When you’re ready to move in, your furniture will be placed by the movers just where you want it, your artwork will be hung and everything will be working, right down to the TV remote control. From the moment you walk through the door, you’ll feel like you’re at home.

Leslie Vlachos is the founder of Design 55. She believes that every transition should be handled with compassion, care, and a meticulous attention to detail.

For those who are fifty-five years of age or older, Leslie’s expertise as a designer provides valuable expertise in space planning and choosing what furniture and household contents will really work in a downsized environment. Leslie is a certified Senior Move Manager and a member of the National Association of Move Managers. Her leadership skills resulted in Design 55 receiving A+ accreditation from the National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM).

Leslie is a proponent of the art of creating living spaces where people can live comfortably, independently, and safely in their own home. She is an Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS), certified by the National Association of Home Builders. Leslie’s design work responds to the changing needs of people who are fifty-five or better as they age and downsize.