April 17, 2017

Researcher: No “Rational Reason” to Avoid Reverse Mortgages

As the American population ages, experts have increasingly pointed to home equity as a key source of retirement income — even as many older homeowners remain hesitant to tap into […]
March 20, 2017

Rate Hikes to Have Mixed Effect on Reverse Mortgages

The Federal Reserve raised the federal funds rate for the third time in a little more than a year last week, an expected move that experts say will have a […]
March 9, 2017

Using Reverse Mortgages In A Responsible Retirement Income Plan

Though reverse mortgages have long held a bad reputation, research and public policy in recent years are shedding new light on their potential uses in retirement. The vast majority of […]
February 25, 2017

Realtor Panel Presents “Power” of Reverse Mortgage for Purchase

The National Association of Realtors hosted a lively webinar on using reverse mortgages in real-estate transactions — and in the process revealed that real estate professionals have many of the […]
February 13, 2017

Trump Presidency Brings Uncertainty for U.S. Real Estate

Donald Trump officially began his term as the 45th President of the United States on Jan. 20. But having said little during his presidential campaign about his plans for housing, […]