An Introduction to Equity Release

Over the last 25 years, some 350,000 households have benefitted from equity release, raising over £17 billion in the process.

More and more people now consider equity release as part of their financial planning for retirement.

As a founder member of the equity release trade body, Hodge Lifetime has been at the forefront of the equity release market for over 50 years. The products in this section meet the requirements of the Equity Release Council's SHIP Standards.

Why choose Hodge Lifetime?

Hodge Lifetime launched the first equity release plan in 1965, and is the longest established equity release provider in the UK. Its products are provided by Julian Hodge Bank Limited.

In this section, you can learn more about our equity release products, and the role that they could play in securing a happy retirement.

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