2806, 2017

Pensions vs property: which is best for your retirement plan?

A proper retirement plan will include both property AND a traditional pension. Here's why: Pension or property. Property or pension. When it comes to saving for retirement, many of us are split on the best [...]

2405, 2017

What’s the best way to release equity for home improvements?

Q. I would like to know more about equity release. I am a homeowner with no mortgage on my house. I cleared my mortgage back in 2013 when my endowment policy reached maturity. I would [...]

2504, 2017

Average Age of New Customers Edges Up As More Couples Opt For Equity Release

Average Age of New Customers Edges Up As More Couples Opt For Equity Release The average age of equity release customers increased slightly once again in H2 2016, rising from 69.9 to 70.1. This is [...]

2404, 2017

The top 5 things you need to know about today’s Equity Release plans

The top 5 things you need to know about today’s Equity Release plans How does a lifetime mortgage work? It’s a mortgage that is not time sensitive, the loan plus any interest accrued is repayable [...]

2203, 2017

Fall in equity release rates continues to outpace other products

Fall in equity release rates continues to outpace other products When the older generation needs extra cash, for whatever reason, do they consider releasing equity in their home as opposed to borrowing by using a [...]