Looking to release equity from your home in Gloucestershire then look no further.

Viva Retirement Solutions are experts in equity release and lifetime mortgage solutions and have released a significant amount of equity for their clients in Gloucestershire since 2013. 

Why not contact us today to see how we can help you with your equity release in Gloucestershire.

The Property Market in Gloucestershire for equity release

Gloucestershire is an affluent county with a high proportion of residents over 55 and retired.  It is a very diverse county , with many different employment types.  Cheltenham, despite only being a few miles away from Gloucester is considered to be the most affluent and sought after town to live in, in the county. At present there are no reported sales for properties in Gloucestershire over £1m. Not in the London commuter belt, property prices are traditionally lower.  The Land Registry reported a 10.5% increase in property values in the county of Gloucestershire over the last two years, showing great potential for equity release in Gloucestershire

Most of the sales in Gloucester over the past year were semi-detached properties which on average sold for £224,630. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £180,196 and detached properties averaged at £328,765. Gloucester, with an overall average price of £225,645. In the past year house prices in Gloucester were 5% up on the year before and 13% up on 2016 when they averaged at £199,215. (source Rightmove)

Our experienced equity release and lifetime mortgage advisor, Nick Craddock is waiting to help you on your equity release journey.  Based in Gloucestershire, he is highly experienced in equity release and with knowledge of Gloucestershire, he is ideally placed to advise you.

If you are looking for equity release in Gloucestershire, please contact us today.

Nick Craddock

Equity Release seems to be a bit of a taboo subject. However Viva Retirement Solutions made the process reasonably easy and things were sorted relatively quickly and pain free.

Private, Gloucester 11/5/20

Nick Craddock spent time finding my exact requirements and then produced a choice of solutions, one of which was a good fit for me.  Well done, you succeeded where others had failed!

Private, Gloucestershire


Very straightforward.  Pleasant and friendly adviser.  No problems

Private 26/12/19


Nick listened to our requirements and sorted out the deal we finally agreed with LV.  Nick and Viva enabled us to carry on with our  retirement without having to worry about our financial outlook.

Mr & Mrs Davies


Nick was very patient with us and made everything very easy.  Many thanks.

Mr and Mrs Williams, Swindon 15/8/19

Superb service.  The whole process went smoothly and in good time.  Nick was excellent.

Private - 2/3/19

A1 all the way, Top Class Service all times, Thanks to you my son is now in his new house. You have been so good. Thanks again so much.

Mr & Mrs S Somerset 2018

What Our Gloucestershire equity release Customers Say....



Find out what Equity Release actually is and why people take out Equity Release to help themselves or their family.



Find out more about Lifetime Mortages and if this is the right solution for you.



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A lifetime mortgage is a long term commitment which could accumulate interest and is secured against your home.   

Equity release is not right for everyone and may reduce the value of your estate

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Our fee for arranging a Lifetime mortgage is £750 payable only on completion. 

Research has shown that some companies charge over £1,500 or 1.95% of the loan, whatever is greater, for this service including a letter of suitability. 

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