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Equity Release

Release some of the cash tied up in your home, tax free, to use however you wish

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What is equity release?

Equity release is a tax-free way to release some of the cash tied up in your home, without moving house.

You can use the money however you want. And you choose whether or not to make monthly repayments.

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Equity Release Calculator

Find out how much money you could release with our free calculator.

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The pros and cons

Releasing equity can unlock new opportunities in later life, without having to move home.

But it’s important to understand the costs, and how it can impact future borrowing and inheritance.

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Are you eligible for equity release?

Check your eligibility online in moments, or call the SunLife Equity Release Service for free on 0800 633 55 66

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Claim your free digital equity release guide

Simple, jargon-free equity release guide. See whether releasing some of the equity in your home could be right for you.

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Current interest rates

Call today for an up-to-date list of lifetime mortgage interest rates for SunLife Sunrise equity release products.

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Carol Vorderman explains how equity release works

Carol explains equity release

Watch Carol Vorderman do the maths on equity release.

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Is equity release right for you?

Types of equity release schemes available

Speaking to an adviser

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Applying for equity release

Selling your home or repaying your equity release loan early

What happens when you die or move into care

Answers to your questions

SunLife Limited receives an introductory commission from Phoenix Life Limited or Key Retirement Solutions, if you take out a product. The amount is a percentage of the loan’s final value. Tied advice provided via the SunLife Equity Release Service.

Legal and regulatory information

SunLife Limited is an authorised introducer to the SunLife Equity Release Service, which is a trading name of Key Advice Solutions Limited, whose permitted business is advising and arranging equity release transactions.

SunLife Limited, Registered office: 1 Wythall Green Way, Wythall, Birmingham, B47 6WG, United Kingdom. Registered in England and Wales, number 05460862. SunLife Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and is entered on the Financial Services Register (reference number: 769427).

Key Advice Solutions Limited (reference number: 979290) is an appointed representative of Key Retirement Solutions Limited (reference number: 224987) which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered office: Baines House, 4 Midgery Court, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9ZH.

The SunLife Sunrise Equity Release Mortgage Product is manufactured and administered by Standard Life Home Finance, which is a trading name of more2life Limited who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered in England No 5390268. Registered Office: Baines House, 4 Midgery Court, Fulwood, Preston PR2 9ZH. more2life Ltd uses the Standard Life brand under licence from Standard Life Assets and Employee Services Limited. The Standard Life name and logo are registered trade marks of Standard Life Assets and Employee Services Limited.