Mark Gettinby looks at how the perception of equity release is changing
With positive demographics, the pensions funding gap and changing attitudes towards inheritance and retirement, it is a surprise that the equity release market is not significantly bigger than its current...
£3.4bn released last year
And mortgage lending
To communicate equity release's wider opportunities and benefits, writes Chris Flowers, providers and advisers need to think about how best to engage not only its usual target audience but also their families
£936m of housing wealth unlocked
Base rate 0.1%
First appointed in 2017