Parity Trust partners with New Forest District Council
Parity Trust and New Forest District Council have entered in to a partnership to provide homeowners with finance for property repairs as well as top-ups to Disabled Facility Grants, which help towards the costs of making changes to the home enabling people to continue living in their own home. New Forest is the latest council to work with Parity Trust which has partnered local authorities to support homeowners since 2006. (published 12.12.2017)
Warm Home discount – are you eligible?
The Warm Home Discount is a scheme providing eligible households with a £140 electricity bill discount for winter 2017-18. This discount is available to credit and pre-payment customers, providing your supplier is part of the scheme and you meet their eligibility criteria. The scheme is open to applications now and it is worth applying early to ensure you get it. Click on the Warm Home Discount link to find out more. (published 29.11.2017)
Building societies report huge jump in older borrowers
A dramatic leap in mortgages for older borrowers reveals a shift in the demographics of people buying and paying off their homes, as building societies’ move to support later life lending. Read the full FT Adviser article here. (published 28.11.2017)