Did you buy your home many years ago? Or have you been in your current place for just a few years? There are plenty of reasons to sell and seek out a house that is smaller and one that fits your lifestyle. On the flip side, there are reasons you may want to stay in your home. Now that you are in retirement or are nearing retirement, the mortgage may be paid off or you might have a significant equity stake in your primary residence. Much goes into a decision to sell your home, and the process may seem daunting if you have lived in your house for years. Here are some questions to think about.