Reverse Mortgages

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Best Jumbo Reverse Mortgages
In order to find the best jumbo reverse loans, we looked at interest rates, lender's reputation, and loan conditions.
Reverse Mortgage Facts & Information
Reverse mortgages need all the good press they can get. What was once considered a risky, last ditch, underhanded sort of financial deal which left your heirs holding the short end of the stick, is now enjoying a bit of a...
Reverse Mortgages: Too Good To Be True?
Hi, my name is Colin and I’ve been researching Reverse Mortgages on behalf of ConsumersAdvocate.org for well over a year now. If you’re 62 or older and you own your house, read on because what I’ve learned may surprise you. When...
Why Foreclosed Isn’t a Bad Word in a Reverse Mortgage
Seniors are often wary of reverse mortgages because they seem too good to be true: “So I get monthly payments on the equity in my house indefinitely and never have to pay the loan back? Yeah right!” Turns out it is...
Using A Reverse Mortgage to Buy A New Home
A Seldom-Used Option In 1982 Alice and Teddy Washington bought their dream house in the Royal Oak suburb of Detroit. The cozy two story, three-bedroom brick structure was the perfect place to raise their two children Maise and William. Within walking...
The End of a Reverse Mortgage
A reverse mortgage, or home equity conversion mortgage (HECM), is a special kind of loan that allows homeowners 62+ to access the equity in their home and stop paying their monthly mortgage payments (if they haven’t already). The loan becomes due...
What is the Difference Between a Reverse Mortgage and a Home Equity Loan?
Determine Which One Is Best For You If you are 62+ and considering a reverse mortgage, this was probably one of the first questions on your mind. Both are essentially loans that allow you to convert your home equity into cash,...
What’s All This Noise About Reverse Mortgages?
An increasing number of Americans, particularly those in the Baby Boom generation, are retiring without sufficient funds to live on. This is why reverse mortgages have gained in popularity in recent years. Reverse mortgages have become a hot topic, but they...
Why I Got a Reverse Mortgage
Reverse Mortgages...My Story I met Ken in the summer of 1965. It was July 10 at 1:15 pm at the Primos-Secane Swim Club in Clifton Heights Pennsylvania. I was 13 and he was 15. I immediately found him to be irritating....