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Release equity from your home and get ready for retirement

Author: Garry Brown-Neaves, Director, Alcock Brown-Neaves Group.

I may look like I am a little closer to retirement age than many of the other members on the Investor Assist Advisory Panel but I can assure you I have no intention of slowing down any time soon! However, like many other people my age I recognise the importance of planning for my retirement and after spending more than 30 years in the home building industry, I consider investing in property to be a smart decision for your future. But what you may not realise, is that there are many ways you can make this happen.

A common trend for people as they approach retirement age is the move to ‘downsize’ which is also often viewed as an opportunity to ‘upgrade’. Couples in their late 40’s and 50’s have often been in the family home for 15+ years, the kids have flown the coop, the house is now much bigger than what they need and the home is usually quite out-dated in comparison to modern homes and interiors. Please download my full article for more information.

 

DISCLAIMER:This information is of a general nature only and does not constitute professional advice. We strongly recommend that you seek your own professional advice in relation to your particular circumstances.