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Helen Morrissey, pension specialist at Royal London, commented on the findings.
She said: “While property has its place in a retirement planning strategy, care must be taken not to be overly reliant on any one asset, as if prices fall then retirement plans can unravel.”
And Ms Morrisey also turned her attention towards those who do not benefit from workplace pension arrangements.
Many self-employed respondents to the ONS questions said property was safer than pension saving.