Common misconceptions of equity release

Equity release is commonly misunderstood by many people, with a number of myths. However, since 2007, when the government designed Lifetime Mortgages as part of the regulation of equity release, this has proved to be a solution for homeowners who need (more…)

Who are today’s first time buyers?

First time buyers were previously identified as relatively young, possibly single and with a small deposit. Today, the first time buyer looks slightly different, usually older and more likely to be buying with a partner or friend. They are also more likely to have children than first time buyers 10...