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Yes. It is a requirement of the industry body The Equity Release Council (ERC) that you take independent legal advice when taking out an equity release plan.

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Yes you are able to choose your own solicitor to represent you when taking out a home reversion plan with Bridgewater. We do strongly recommend that you use a specialist equity release solicitor such as a member of the Equity Release Solicitors Alliance (ERSA).

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Yes. You are able to choose a surveyor of your choice from our panel. All members of our panel are independent Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) surveyors with adequate indemnity insurance.

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We recommend that you discuss your plans with your family before making an application. Your financial adviser may ask that some of your family attend a meeting also.

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