We have recently carried out a retirement survey on 500 average British retirees looking at their financial situation when retiring and how many people needed to sell their property in order to live a comfortable retired life.
The age of retirement is always on the increase, we can soon expect both men and women to be retiring at the age of 66. Although many people will have either a personal or a workplace pension it may not hold enough money for them to comfortably live. We found that the 70-74 age bracket are supporting the highest monthly mortgage repayments at £710. This was also apparent when ¾ of 45-54 year olds told us they believed they'd have to work longer to afford their homes.
The information and advice we have gathered from retirees has now been offered as a guide to help people set up a life where they can comfortably retire without having to worry about existing debts and monthly mortgage payments.
As 39% of retirees sold their home due to financial constraints, Open Property Group are also here to offer a helping hand if people need to sell their house fast and hassle free.
The service I received from Open Property Group was very helpful and considerate of my personal circumstances. A thank you to Jason for arranging a cash advance prior to exchanging contracts, and a lump sum when we exchanged. This was a really big help. Your company is simply the best.
Miss M, Southampton
Efficient, friendly and fair. From sold to exchanged in less than 6 weeks using OPG. We couldn’t fault the service. A professional service that any seller should use. If we had more property we’d definitely use them again!
Mr and Mrs M
The open property group recently purchased a property through my agency and found them to be excellent buyers that were able to exchange contracts within one week at the agreed price. I would highly recommend this company.
Excellent customer service, amazing communication, honest and genuine company who made the process extremely easy and gave any excellent price.
We buy property directly and you won't pay any agent's fees.