Home Equity release

Equity release

Bob Champion: Ready for retirement?

It looks like that many over 55s may be facing a difficult few years, writes Bob Champion. They are going to need the help of quality holistic advisers, therefore, more than ever

Will Hale: Seatbelts and airbags optional

Will Hale asks if the siloed nature of advice is constraining the equity release market rather than protecting or better, enhancing it?

Andrea Rozario: Property to become later life planning cornerstone

Calling retirees ‘pensioners’ is becoming less and less factual by the day. Property will become a cornerstone of later life planning, writes Andrea Rozario

Bob Champion: Weighing up retirement risks

Bob Champion has been weighing up the risks of a trip to Cornwall during the pandemic. Here's why he ended up in Eastbourne...

SJP joins Equity Release Council

St James's Place (SJP) has signed up to become a member of Equity Release Council.

One-in-eight over-40s would consider equity release – Canada Life

About one-in-eight (12%) UK homeowners aged 40 and above would consider releasing equity from their house to increase the income they have for retirement, according to a survey of 1,020 UK homeowners.

Bob Champion: Early retirement and how to tackle debt

Bob Champion looks at retiring earlier than expected, something labelled as an "unwelcome drama" by some due to their debt levels. Could equity release be the answer?

Andrea Rozario: Looking for certainty in unpredictable times

A new lifetime mortgage was launched every 28 hours in 2020, according to Andrea Rozario. Her new favourite statistic. But the market can go further, she writes

Canada Life names Lindsey Rix UK chief executive

Canada Life has hired Lindsey Rix as UK chief executive following her departure from rival provider Aviva.

Equity release market improves in H2 but still behind 2019

The UK’s equity release market recovered somewhat in the second half of 2020, but the number of new plans taken out still lags the previous two years.

Popular articles

Combined auto-enrolment and personal pension provider Collegia launches

A combined auto-enrolment (AE) and personal pension provider has launched in a bid to provide savers and employers with a seamless, greener and engaging proposition.