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How Your Medical History Can Enhance The Maximum Equity Release

How Your Medical History Can Enhance the Maximum Equity Release

By Simon Bates on the 22nd February 2021

While equity release schemes have been available for many years, the concept of the enhanced equity release seems to have been a more recent addition. However, the history of the impaired equity release has been around for almost a decade.   Companies back then such as Partnership & Hodge did offer enhanced or impaired life […]

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Why Are You Still With Papilio UK Equity Release?

By Equity Release Supermarket on the 22nd February 2021

Are you one of those lifetime mortgage borrowers who were originally with Northern Rock but, since March 2012, have seen the ownership of your mortgage transfer...

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How Equity Release and Power of Attorney Can Work In Tandem

By Glen Pike on the 22nd February 2021

Here at Equity Release Supermarket we occasional experience children and attorney’s contacting us asking whether they can take out equity release on behalf of s...

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Can I Repay Equity Release Early? Early Repayment Charges

By Mark Gregory on the 22nd February 2021

You can repay equity release early, the most popular plans being lifetime mortgages, but depending upon the lender, the type of plan and when it started, early...

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Do you have to pay tax on equity release?

By Mark Gregory on the 22nd February 2021

No, you don’t pay tax on equity release. The money you receive is tax free, but what you do with your money may be subject to tax. For example, if you don’t use...

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What happens to your equity release plan if you go into long-term care?

By Equity Release Supermarket on the 22nd February 2021

If you’ve released equity from your property, you will need to think about how long-term care could affect your plan. Read on to find out more about you and you...

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Equity Release for Leasehold Properties

By Mark Gregory on the 22nd February 2021

More house owners are looking at equity release plans to free up funds from their properties for a variety of reasons. These may range from helping family membe...

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Can I take out equity release on a retirement apartment?

By Equity Release Supermarket on the 22nd February 2021

Retirement apartments have become increasingly popular with older people. But can you release equity from these properties? Take a look here to find out.

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Would You Support Your Parents to Take Equity Release?

By Mark Rumney on the 22nd February 2021

Having advised on equity release schemes for over 17 years, I’m fully aware withdrawing capital from your home is a very important decision. It is probably the...

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All You Need To Know About The Halifax Retirement Home Plan

By Mark Gregory on the 22nd February 2021

Ever wondered what you will do after retirement? Taking a cruise around the world, completing those home improvements you always intended to make or enjoy helpi...

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