May 2, 2017

Aging in Place with a Reverse Mortgage: Challenges and Opportunities

As a generation of aging Americans collectively decides that they’d rather stay at home than move into senior housing, reverse mortgage originators and lenders could have a new potential marketing […]
April 26, 2017

CNBC: Reverse Mortgages Aren’t for the “Stupid”

Continuing its recent string of positive reporting on reverse mortgages, CNBC posted an article summarizing the new thinking behind Home Equity Conversion Mortgages last week — with the added caveat […]
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 […]