How long does an over 55 equity release application take?

The whole process usually takes between four and six weeks from the time you sign the equity release over 55 application until you receive your money. We do everything we can to make sure your application progresses smoothly – have a look at our testimonials to see what our clients say about how we kept their applications on track. 

Before you decide to apply for an equity release scheme, you need to have an initial consultation with an adviser, so they can understand your circumstances to try and find the most suitable product for your needs, and a follow-up appointment for them to present their recommendations. You also need to allow time for researching over 55 equity release and discussing the options with trusted friends and family, to make sure you are confident you are making the right decision for you.

‘Our 55Plus Equity Release adviser kept up the pressure on the other financial services people on my behalf to get it all through as quickly as possible and kept me in the loop about what was happening at all stages.’

NE, successful over 55 equity release scheme applicant, Kent

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