Thinking About Using Home Reversion to Pay for Your Care?
While a house can be a huge financial asset, it can only practically be a financial asset when it is turned into usable cash. It is common for people to own a home worth many thousands of pounds, but have insufficient cash flow in day-to-day life, or not have enough savings to meet large one […]Read More
Bridgewaters Flexible Release Plan: Two Home Reversion Plans on a Theme
Bridgewater’s Flexible Release Plan is currently the most flexible home reversion plan available on the market. It is designed to suit a range of customers, and offers attractive features such as high house price inflation protection and early vacancy guarantee that are not offered by its current competitors. The Flexible Release Plan consists of two […]Read More
A Closer Look at the Bridgewater Flexible Release plan
There are currently three equity release providers offering home reversion plans. They are Hodge Lifetime’s Shared Growth Option, Newlife Mortgages’ Home Reversion Plan and Bridgewater’s Flexible Release Plan. Currently, Bridgewater’s Flexible Release Plan is the most flexible home reversion available. Bridgewater is a subsidiary of Grainger plc. The company has been operating in the home […]Read More
Are Home Reversions Misunderstood?
There are two types of equity release schemes: home reversion plans and lifetime mortgages. While lifetime mortgages have soared in popularity in recent years, the demand for home reversion plans seems to have steadily declined. While home reversion, like any other financial scheme has some disadvantages, it also has some redeeming qualities. The main feature […]Read More
What are the Main Features of an Home Reversion Equity Release?
Home reversion plans are equity release schemes that essentially allow you to release some or all of the equity tied into your house without the need to sell the house or move out. As such, you can release equity as a lump sum or as regular monthly payments while continuing to live in the house […]Read More
Home Reversion Explained
An obvious, albeit difficult way to release the equity in your property is to sell it and move out, and equity release offers a more convenient alternative to this. Home reversion is a type of equity release, but unlike lifetime mortgages, it does not involve taking a loan out against the property. Home reversion involves […]Read More
Where Can I Find a Home Reversion Calculator?
We have seen a decline in the Home reversion market in recent years. While equity release in general seems to be a rising trend, home reversion has not seen a similar surge in popularity. This may be due to the fact that a number of more flexible plans and schemes are now available on the […]Read More