What is Equity Release?
Equity release allows individuals aged 55 and over to release money from the property they live in without having to make any monthly repayments. There are two types of equity release; Lifetime Mortgages and Home Reversion plans.
Membership at Equity Release Council
Our Membership Hub represents the interests of 90% of the Equity Release sector. All of our members have agreed to abide by the Council rules and have signed up to the Statement of Principles.
March 27, 2020
Statement to members on our covid-19 response
March 25, 2020
Update on our covid-19 response
The Equity Release Council’s Chairman, David Burrowes, has issued a statement to consumers to update them on our response to...
March 4, 2020
The Pension / Property Paradox: moving beyond tunnel vision in retirement planning
EXPECTATION VERSUS REALITY: OLDER HOMEOWNERS FACE £17,984 RETIREMENT INCOME SHORTFALL The retirement income people expect to need is more than...
February 3, 2020