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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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Dec 22, 2016

Case study – Lifetime mortgages

Dec 07, 2016

How to release equity from your home

Feb 25, 2013

54% shop around for equity release

Jan 24, 2013

10,000+ released equity in 2012


Sep 21, 2018

Growth in older households creates problems for downsizers

Supply of accessible and suitable housing for older people is likely to be far outstripped...
Sep 06, 2018

Homeowners over 65 see their property’s value rise by £800 a month

Aug 21, 2018

Four out of five equity release borrowers wouldn’t use a financial adviser

Aug 16, 2018

Over 55s’ homes are worth an average £290k

On average they want £115K to be happy in retirement, but can older homeowners access it ...
Aug 16, 2018

Financial advice needs to cater for booming older market

Aug 14, 2018

Record number of homeowners take out equity release plans

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