Category: Equity release

Reverberations from the credit crunch have impacted hard on mainstream mortgage pricing, but the equity release sector appears to have blossomed in the face of…

Equity release is regarded as a viable option by an increasing amount of borrowers, with a marked increased in the amount of products available to…

Ongoing market turbulence may mean that diversification is the order of the day, but brokers appear to have been branching out into the equity release…

There comes a point in time for many intermediaries and firms to decide if, how and when they will enter the equity release arena. Some…

The equity release player is set to announce the move to coincide with the Mortgage Business Expo being held in Belfast. One source told Mortgage…

Dean Mirfin, business development director for Key Retirement Solutions, stated that 2008 would be the year that home reversion came into its own, but added…

Breaking regional barriers

It sometimes occurs to me that the national media is not quite as interested in a ‘good news story’ as they are with ‘bad news’.…

Daren Carter, managing director of In Retirement Services, admitted his belief that people were not considering equity release schemes correctly. With concerns rife about the…

Smooth sailing for SHIP?

The equity release sector has been moved forward significantly with the recent appointment of Andrea Rozario to the position of director-general of Safe Home Income…

Providers have claimed that there is a need to ensure that accurate information is coming out of the CAB, as it is currently providing poor…