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Which Equity Release Companies Accept Payments of Interest &/or Capital?

By Mark Gregory on the 14th January 2013

Following on from the last article entitled – ‘Will Equity Release Providers Accept Repayments of Interest and/or Capital?‘ we now look at the three companies concerned & their equity release plans in greater detail by covering the features these schemes have brought to the marketplace.   Hodge Lifetime Hodge Lifetime returned to the equity release […]

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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 My Options if I Still Have a Mortgage When I Reach Retirement Age?

By Mark Gregory on the 12th November 2012

Retirement mortgages are becoming a rare breed. Nevertheless, with good research provided by an experienced equity release adviser, there are still such product...

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Equity Release – The Only Way is Ethics

By Mark Gregory on the 21st October 2012

With news that equity release schemes are becoming more of a mainstream mortgage for the over 55’s, we look at how the equity release market is regulating the p...

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Is It Possible To Remortgage My Current Equity Release Scheme?

By Mark Gregory on the 19th August 2012

Throughout the history of equity release schemes, now is as good a time as any to consider remortgaging your existing equity release plan. So whether you are lo...

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Can I Still Leave an Inheritance if I Take an Equity Release?

By Mark Gregory on the 8th July 2012

Equity release schemes have become increasingly safer over the past few years with inheritance protection options becoming more available. It is becoming appare...

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Do Enhanced Equity Release Plans Provide the Maximum Lump Sum?

By Mark Gregory on the 9th June 2012

Equity release mortgages have evolved over time. Compared to a few years ago, a much wider range of equity release products are available today. Mortgages have...

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Are there Advantages in Swapping Your Equity Release Lender?

By Mark Gregory on the 7th June 2012

There are many ways to obtain financial security in retirement. Most people depend on pension plans and any savings for income during retirement. People are als...

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Is it Worth Reviewing My Existing Equity Release Mortgage?

By Mark Gregory on the 4th May 2012

There are many reasons why you should sit down & review your existing equity release mortgage. Like any financial undertaking, products do evolve and change, ho...

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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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