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Stonehaven Equity Release Re-Launch With 8 Year Fixed Early Repayment Charges

By Mark Gregory on the 16th March 2015

When many equity release providers are competing directly in using their lifetime mortgage interest rates, Stonehaven have decided to compete in a different field by taking the bold step of moving away from Gilt-based early repayment charges (ERC’s) & introducing a fixed penalty basis covering the first eight years of the equity release loan. With […]

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Steps to Finding the Best Equity Release Scheme

By Mark Rumney on the 7th December 2014

Each year the equity release industry celebrates its achievements at the Merchants Taylors Hall with its version of the Equity Release Awards 2014. This year in...

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Revealed – How the Bank of Mum & Dad use Equity Release to Fund 1st Time Buyers

By Equity Release Supermarket on the 5th July 2014

  It has recently come to my attention, having watched my own daughter attempt to buy her 1st property, how difficult it has become for 1st time buyers to fulfi...

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Aviva introduce two new flexible mortgage options for its equity release schemes in 2014

By Mark Gregory on the 1st June 2014

We have recently discussed the merits of the new 10% repayment option which are part of Aviva’s new range of flexible mortgage options that have been incorporat...

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Do Banks Offer Equity Release Schemes?

By Mark Gregory on the 11th December 2012

It has been a mystery why the UK mainstream banks haven’t fully embraced their traditional image of lenders to the masses, by entering into the realm of equity...

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What are the Best Early Repayment Charges on Equity Release Schemes?

By Mark Gregory on the 18th August 2012

If you are considering taking equity release and early repayment maybe on the horizon, then selecting the right equity release plan is essential to avoid potent...

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How Easy is it to Remortgage My Equity Release Plan?

By Mark Gregory on the 22nd April 2012

Equity release schemes have now been in existence for over 15 years in their current format. Here we answer some common questions such as – ‘Can I get a better...

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No Early Repayment Charge Equity Release Plan Launched by Hodge Lifetime

By Mark Gregory on the 2nd April 2012

Following in the steps of the Stonehaven Interest Select plan, Hodge Lifetime are launching a new equity release plan with repayment options that include NO ear...

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Aviva Announce News of the First Sub 6% Equity Release Interest Rate for over 5 years!

By Mark Gregory on the 7th February 2012

Aviva today announce an exclusive 5.92%pa interest rate to Equity Release Supermarket on its Lifestyle Flexi plan. News had it that 2012 was going to be a break...

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On Why Finding A Good Equity Release Consultant Is A Must

By Mark Gregory on the 22nd June 2011

The amount of equity you own is the term used to describe the value of a home less any mortgage or secured pending on it. Equity release allows you to free up t...

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Looking For Some More Information On Equity Release Schemes? Read on…

By Mark Gregory on the 7th June 2011

Equity release schemes have become extremely popular amongst retired individuals due to their myriad of benefits. The most notable benefit of these form of life...

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New Equity Release Scheme Launches To Help Landlords in the Buy to Let Mortgage Market

By Mark Gregory on the 11th February 2011

The resurgence of the equity release market gathers momentum in 2011 with the news that New Life Mortgages are set to re-introduce their landlord & second home...

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Equity Release Early Repayment Charges – The Truth

By Mark Gregory on the 4th May 2010

Anyone considering taking out equity release  has many choices to make.   One of the biggest & most expensive if not advised correctly could be on early repayme...

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