Mortgage & Equity Release Adviser & Director
Qualifications to date: CeFA (Certificate for Financial Advisers), CeMAP (Certificate in Mortgage Practice) and CeRER (Certificate in regulated Equity Release), CII Level 3 (Certificate in Long Term Care Insurance)
Year Started: Sandy set up Acclaimed Mortgage Consultancy as a Sole Trader in 2002.
Background and Job Role: Sandy started her career by gaining experience and qualifications working for a Building Society, a High Street Bank and an Independent Financial Adviser Practice. She became a Director of Acclaimed Mortgage Consultancy Ltd. in September 2021
Sandy’s passion is advising on Equity Release to people over the age of 55. Giving specific, individual tailored advice is vital; this can involve on how best to use property equity to achieve any retirement plans, help with care fees or even to gift to family members. She is an active member of the Equity Release Council, which safeguards those considering Equity Release.
Sandy enjoys working with our clients who are looking to move home or purchase for the first time. She thoroughly enjoys getting the call that they have got the keys to their home – deploying her own happy dance to celebrate!
Sandy’s Interests and Hobbies: “I support a number of local charities and take part in running events to raise money and awareness for Cancer Research and the Motor Neurone Disease. I used to love cooking with my daughter but now she has turned 18, discovering new cocktails is our new passion.
Fun Fact: “I once arranged a giant conga around Brueton Park to raise money for Live Aid (yes, I am that old!)”
Favourite Film: Dirty Dancing (1987)
Something you fear: Spiders
Dream Holiday Destination: “To travel around Australia, New Zealand and Canada. (Obviously when I’m retired)”