Insights

The equity release sector has a busy end of 2020

3 March 2021

We were really busy writing equity release plans for our customers towards the back end of 2020 and the latest figures would suggest that this is a nationwide phenomenon, with a rise in demand for equity release. Read more

The benefits of joining our equity release advice team

17 February 2021

We’re always looking out for equity release advisers who share our passion for putting the client first and delivering them individualised plans that help them achieve their goals. How might you benefit from joining our team? Read more

How releasing equity is helping over 55s with home care costs

3 February 2021

The rising cost of care is an issue that generally creeps onto our radar as we get older. Equity release has enabled thousands of homeowners to receive the care they need to stay in their own homes in their later years. Read more

We’re celebrating 15 years of dedicated equity release advice!

22 January 2021

This month we’re celebrating 15 years of providing specialist equity release advise as an independent company – and we’ve come a long way! Read more

A third of over-55s have felt vulnerable making a financial decision

13 January 2021

Financial decisions are not to be taken lightly at any stage of life, but unfortunately, research shows that the older we get, the more likely we are to feel vulnerable making monetary choices. How can we address this? Read more

Equity release market expands toward pre-coronavirus levels

16 December 2020

Coronavirus restrictions put an initial brake on equity release, however the latest figures show the sector is bouncing back – which is great news for homeowners aged over 55 who are looking for alternative financial solutions, delivered safely, of course. Read more

A third of over 55s worried about retirement finances

8 December 2020

An increasing number of over 55s are worried they won’t have enough money when they stop working, according to a new report. Equity release could be a solution to help ease money worries. Read more

A fifth of over 65s will still be paying back mortgage

2 December 2020

Many of us will still be repaying our mortgage after we retire, putting additional pressure on our finances once we give up working, according to a recent study. Could releasing equity be a solution to help deliver the dream of living mortgage free in retirement? Read more

What it’s like to work for 55Plus Equity Release

18 November 2020

At 55Plus Equity Release, we’re always looking to grow our team with handpicked advisers who share our values and are committed to the high level of service we strive for. Read more

We’re in the Financial Times!

4 November 2020

We’re passionate about all things equity release, so when the Financial Times asked our founder and Managing Director, Jan Johnson, to provide a comment for an upcoming article, we jumped at the chance. Read more

‘It was very easy when our 55Plus Equity Release adviser spoke to us – it was like we had known her all our life.’

LS, successful over 55 equity release scheme applicant, Gravesend, Kent

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