Category: Equity release

Stonehaven raises LTVs

The move bucks the industry trend which has seen lenders slicing as much as 25 per cent off their LTVs. As a result, Stonehaven now…

One source told Mortgage Introducer that the lender had taken its initial plans to a number of brokers to test the water. The source said:…

Stonehaven adds to range

The equity release provider has launched the Flexible Cash Release Lite which gives borrowers a minimum initial advance of £15,000 with the option of taking…

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Eddie answers: The statistics speak for themselves – the UK has a growing retired population. There are currently more than 11 million pensioners in the…

The specialist lending arm of Coventry Building Society has introduced several lifetime mortgages which are available initially through intermediary partners. Two product types are offered;…

With increasing concern over the levels of debt among older people and pensioners, analysis from EuroDebt showed the over 60s represented 11 per cent of…

A source close to Mortgage Introducer has said that many larger players were looking to educate their members in this area in a bid to…

The lender’s initial panel will include Age Partnership, Equity Advice, Equity Release Solutions, Helen Brown Financial Services, Home & Capital, Key Retirement Solutions and NHFA.…

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…