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Why the Nationwide Equity Release Tie Actually Boosts Uptake of Independent Advice

By Mark Rumney on the 1st December 2017

The announcement by Nationwide Building Society to enter the lifetime mortgage market is a great boost to the world of equity release. They are, after all, the biggest building society in the UK, and their decision to start offering products to their customers, via a third-party advice arm, is another example of equity release becoming […]

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What Borrowing Options Exist with Old Prudential Equity Release Plans?

By Mark Rumney on the 3rd May 2016

The first quarter of 2016 has seen a huge amount of equity release lending. Equity Release Council statistics show that £393 million pounds of equity was releas...

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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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Keeping Up With the Equity Release Market

By Mark Gregory on the 13th February 2014

The financial market requires every player in the industry to be equipped with as much information as possible, so as to enable the provision of quality service...

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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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Equity Release Schemes – Do The Sums Actually Add Up?

By Mark Gregory on the 16th February 2011

The main concern of equity release schemes is the reduced inheritance which is passed down to beneficiaries. Here we discuss the pro’s & con’s of roll-up equity...

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