A Study on Equity Release in United Kingdom

Every third face in the United Kingdom is devoid of any pension, and since the average pension pot adds up to about £50,000, most can only expect a state pension of £107 a week, along with the weekly annuity income of £50. While most have an annual salary of £25,000, the pension of only £8000…

3 Alternatives To Payday Loans

If you need extra cash and you know how then there are fortunately a large number of ways you can get it; from taking out loans, to asking for a raise, to finding part time work. Unfortunately though, while there are many different ways to get cash, the vast majority of these will take a…

Where Neighbors Can Buy Abandoned Homes for $1

Filed under: News, Buying, Home Equity Abandoned homes and empty plots in neighborhoods can become nuisances for neighbors. They aren’t only critter-attracting eyesores, but they can also be a safety concern. So what happens when nobody claims ownership of these properties and city officials can’t maintain them? A new law in Indiana gives neighbors the…

9 Things That Will Trash Your Home’s Value

Filed under: News, Home Equity By Mamta Badkar With the real estate market as shaky as it is, homeowners can’t afford to deal with more problems. And yet there’s always something that pops up — whether its noisy neighbors or an unfortunately placed sinkhole. We’ve rounded up some of the biggest threats to the value…

Over 62? Check Out a Reverse Mortgage

Reverse mortgages can make sense but it is important to understand all of the facts.   The Reverse Mortgage has become a more and more popular since the huge build-up in home equity over the past 10 years.   The concept has become a viable retirement vehicle for older home owners who want to utilize…