OneFamily Press Releases

Press releases and research from OneFamily. The information on these pages is intended for journalists. If you’re not a journalist, visit the Hub for the latest articles on family, finance and wellbeing.

OneFamily launches innovative lifetime mortgages advice service

15 May 2018

OneFamily is launching an innovative advice service for over 55s. OneFamily Advice will offer financial advice for homeowners wishing to release equity from their home with a lifetime mortgage, a market that is rapidly growing in popularity.

Nearly 70% of Lifetime ISA savers using the product for retirement

03 May 2018

Nearly 70% of OneFamily Lifetime ISA customers are saving for the long-term and planning on using it to fund their retirement. Over half (53%) of the Lifetime ISAs opened are specifically being used towards retirement and an additional one in seven (14%) are opened for both retirement and to save for a first home.

Upsizing over 55s driving new trend in lifetime mortgage market

26 Apr 2018

OneFamily has identified a growing group of over 55s that are using lifetime mortgages to fund property moves to more expensive homes. Buying a new property is now the fourth most popular reason for using a lifetime mortgage as homeowners who are retired, or approaching retirement, move to be closer to family and friends, or better amenities.

Nine out of ten lifetime mortgage applications approved through OneFamily’s bespoke underwriting approach

12 Apr 2018

As a result of its unique underwriting approach, OneFamily now approves nine out of ten applications for lifetime mortgages, meaning advisers can be confident that the majority of their clients, even in different properties or unusual circumstances, will have a positive outcome.

Savers urged take out a Lifetime ISA to maximise 25% Government monthly bonus

10 Apr 2018

OneFamily is urging savers to maximise the opportunity offered by a Lifetime ISA and gain access to the Government 25% bonus. The Lifetime ISA is the only savings account that benefits from this generous monthly bonus and is available to savers from 18 – 39 years old saving for a first home or retirement.

OneFamily launches new Lifetime Mortgage Market Monitor

04 Apr 2018

OneFamily has launched its first-ever Lifetime Mortgage Market Monitor, revealing the trends in how over 55-year olds are using the equity in their homes across the UK. The regular review will be published every six months giving homeowners more insight into lifetime mortgages and what they are being used for across the UK.

OneFamily announces Brighton & Hove Pride partnership

28 Mar 2018

OneFamily, the Brighton-based financial services company, is delighted to announce it will be an official partner of the Brighton & Hove Pride 2018 festival.

Homeowners taking control of their capital

23 Mar 2018

More than half of OneFamily Lifetime Mortgage customers now opt for flexible interest payment loans

The rise of the ‘Parent’-sioner – Number of parents in their 60s with children under 18 set to soar over next 10 years

13 Feb 2018

New research from OneFamily has found that the number of ‘Parent-sioners’ is set to increase significantly over the next decade. The findings indicate that more over 60s than ever before will have children under 18 and in the next ten years it will rise from circa 400,000 to over 900,000.

OneFamily enters Lifetime ISA market

07 Feb 2018

OneFamily is launching a simple, customer-friendly, stocks and shares Lifetime ISA.

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