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.
Donna Bathgate talks to the London Institute of Banking and Finance
November 18, 2019
StepChange Financial Solutions joins the Equity Release Council
Announcement from major debt advice charity reflects the growth and diversity of firms supporting consumer-focused industry standards The Equity Release...
November 6, 2019
New Council Standards provide higher level of consumer protection than any other form of property-based loan
The Council’s Standards set best practice benchmark by providing a higher level of consumer protection than any other form of...
Jim Boyd Chief Executive of the Equity Release Council