Equity release: how to tap your house for cash
The pros and cons of releasing equity from your home compared with moving to a smaller one
Tread carefully if you're thinking about equity release
The equity release market is getting its act together. But the cost means tapping your property for cash should be a last resort for most people.
Equity release: handle with care
Make sure you are getting the right equity release product and are choosing from all the available options.
A good alternative to equity release
Retirement interest-only mortgages could be a better way to access funds than equity-release products.
The equity release market opens up
A more competitive market means retirees with equity release mortgages could save by switching provider.
Don’t rush into equity release
It’s becoming increasingly popular to release cash from your home, says Emma Lunn. But it’s still a risky move.