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How Long Does the Equity Release Application Process Take?

By Mark Gregory on the 20th March 2019

The equity release market is currently at its peak with a record number of applications. For those aged over 55 and are considering releasing equity, here we review how the equity release application process works, how long it takes and the involvement required.   The equity release sales process is now the most streamlined since […]

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The Importance of Annual Equity Release Reviews

By Mark Rumney on the 23rd October 2014

    It’s always a thrill to call my clients when their equity release application finally completes. That’s the time when they’ll receive their equity release p...

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Switch Equity Release from Papilio UK – Time is running out

By Equity Release Supermarket on the 25th May 2014

In my last article on this subject in February 2013 I drew attention to the ease with which borrowers could escape the higher equity release  interest rates cha...

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Are you Releasing the Potential from your Retirement Apartment?

By Mark Gregory on the 20th October 2013

With an ever increasing ageing population, more and more retired homeowners find that their properties are becoming too big to live in. In conjunction with this...

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Equity Release – An Alternative Means To Generate Funds

By Mark Gregory on the 20th September 2010

Equity release schemes offer optional loans to homeowners who wish to use their property as a source of income generation after their retirement. It is a type o...

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Searching For Schemes Providing Financial Security? Opt For Equity Release

By Mark Gregory on the 5th September 2010

Equity release is a mortgage scheme which allows homeowners (55+) to release equity against the value of their property. If you are worried about finances after...

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Can You Take Out Equity Release With A Power of Attorney?

By Mark Gregory on the 21st March 2010

The simple answer to this question is YES.   However, there needs to be an understanding of what type of Power Of Attorney (POA) is in force, when it was taken...

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Has Halifax’s Retirement Home Plan Seriously Been Overlooked As An Equity Release Alternative?

By Mark Gregory on the 11th December 2009

At a time when the equity release market is downsizing with the withdrawal of many lenders, alternative funding sources need to be recognised to help widen the...

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