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.
August 14, 2019
Equity Release rates hit a record low and could save homeowners thousands
August 13, 2019
Rules must change to allow product innovation
Nici Audhlam-Gardiner, commercial director of OneFamily, says products will evolve so a mainstream mortgage can convert into a lifetime mortgage...
July 31, 2019
Two speed Equity Release market emerges in Q2
Sales of new drawdown lifetime mortgages grew between April and June while takeup of new lump sum mortgages mirrored Q1...
July 25, 2019