Five million people to use property as their pension

iStock_000007148240_ExtraSmallNew research has shown the number of people planning to use property to provide an income in retirement is on the rise. A study by asset manager, Barings, has found 13% of people, plan to rent or sell property to help fund their retirement; the figure is up from 11% last year and equates to around five million people. The research also found 5% of people plan to sell their existing home and downsize, presumably to release equity for investment to then provide ...