It is common for people to pay off the entire mortgage loan on their home during their working years. This means that in later years, the homes are entirely owned by them. While this may be the case, there may not be enough cash savings to live on. So how does one convert the wealth of their home into a steady cash income, without having to sell the property?
The answer lies in mortgage schemes that release the capital locked up into a property, in the person's later years. There is an option for equity release for senior citizens, which means for older people who have already paid off their loans, there is a way to release the value of their homes into a steady cash flow.
It is a fact that the average life span of people is increasing, and all the issues related to this fact have to be dealt with effectively. People are looking for ways to ensure they have a steady income in their years of retirement. (more...)