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Use this section to find out exactly how the different type of equity release schemes work and how you can use the most suitable type of deal for your needs to suit your ends.

Jun 06, 2018

Top tips for downsizing

With more and more homeowners moving to smaller properties later in life, the National Ass...
Jan 04, 2017

How to use a lifetime mortgage

Lifetime mortgages can provide money for your retirement without the headache of making re...
Jan 03, 2017

How to use a home reversion plan

Home reversion schemes are an alternative method of releasing equity from your property to...
Dec 22, 2016

Case study – Home reversion plans

Gail Shaw, 77, had previously looked into home reversion plans but was unsure about taking...

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Oct 09, 2020

The cost of adapting your property for care at home: £8K

If you want to stay in your home during your later years, ensure you future-proof it now s...
Oct 02, 2020

Nearly a third of older homeowners have felt vulnerable making a financial decision

Oct 01, 2020

Over-50s’ property values have risen £7K since July alone

Sep 22, 2020

Equity release rates fall as demand drops

Over half of later life lending products now offer a rate of 4% or lower, but older borrow...
Sep 21, 2020

One in five will still pay their mortgage after the age of 65

Sep 11, 2020

Legal & General launches Retirement Interest-Only mortgage

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