Reverse Mortgage News Headlines

A few reverse mortgage news headlines from the week: Ron Barnard’s real estate businesses are growing as others are closing (PE.com) When Inheritance in Negative (WSJ.com) Sun West’s Launch of its Reverse Mortgage Hands-on Workshop Series is a Success (Eworldwire) Are Reverse Mortgage Premiums Too High? (RealtyTimes.com) Have a great weekend! Technorati tags: Reverse Mortgage, […]

Quicken Loans Enters Reverse Mortgage Business

Yesterday Rock Holdings Inc., the parent company of Quicken Loans Inc. announced that they have acquired California based One Mortgage Network.  Headquartered in San Diego, One Mortgage Network is a fast growing provider of reverse mortgage products that employs over 100 people.  One Reverse Mortgage was founded in 2001 and is now focused on both […]

Reverse Mortgage News Headlines

A few of the reverse mortgage headlines from the week: AARP: Lenders abuse reverse mortgage sales (Investment News) Serving aging baby boomers (McKinsey Quarterly) Must register to read. FBI: Housing scams more than double (USAToday.com) Have a great weekend! Technorati tags: Reverse Mortgage, Reverse Mortgage News, HECM, FHA, HUD, AARP

More Reverse Mortgage Concerns From National Media

Right after I posted about Good Morning America doing a positive piece on reverse mortgages, the folks at Nightline decided air something negative.  The story Back-Stabbed by reverse mortgages? aired Thursday night and judging from the title you can guess it didn’t have a positive spin. Tom Costello reported on a woman who recently took […]

Reverse Mortgage Week In Review

I was happy to see the reverse mortgage industry get some good press from ABC’s Good Morning America earlier in the week (thanks Jean!).  After the senate hearing a few weeks ago it seemed like all the press was bashing our industry.  If you didn’t get a chance to catch it, check out the video […]

Reverse Mortgage News Headlines

A few reverse mortgage headlines from the week: Reverse Mortgage Law Has Unhappy Birthday at Senate Aging Hearing (Senior Journal) Running out of money to pay for Mom’s Care (Newsday.com) Reverse Mortgages Up 41%, Fairway Independent Creates Reverse Mortgage Division (Originator Times) Have a great weekend! Technorati tags: Reverse Mortgage, Reverse Mortgage News, HECM, FHA, […]

Reverse Mortgage News Headlines

A few reverse mortgage related headlines from the week: Is a reverse mortgage right for you? (MSNBC) An Alternative to Annuities for Retirees Seeking Income (NYTimes) Baby Boomers and Retirees Look to the Future for Answers About the Present (Forbes) Have a great weekend! Technorati tags: Reverse Mortgage, Reverse Mortgage News, HECM, FHA, HUD

Reverse Mortgage News Headlines

A few reverse mortgage headlines from the week: Reverse Mortgages Gain Popularity (Tampa Bay Online) Book Helps Baby Boomers Navigate Future (Realty Times) Lending to relatives? Read this. (Boston Globe) I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! Cheers! Technorati tags: Reverse Mortgage, Reverse Mortgage News, HECM, FHA, HUD

Ginnie Mae Plans To Roll Out First Bond Issue Backed By Reverse Mortgages As Soon As Today

Today the Wall Street Journal announced that Ginnie Mae plans to roll out as soon as today what it’s calling the first “standardized” bond issue backed by reverse mortgages.  The offering is expecting to total about $120 million, consists of more than 1,000 government insured reverse mortgages.  Ted Foster, senior vice president for mortgage-backed securities […]

Reverse Mortgage News Headlines

A few reverse mortgage stories from the week Using a Reverse Mortgage to Buy a Second Home (Second Homes 411) Detroit tax breaks meant for needs often are abused (Detnews.com) Senior Financial completes acquisition (BizJournals.com) NAMP Views FHA Reverse Mortgages as Providing Flexibility for Borrowers (PRWeb.com) Have a great weekend! Technorati tags: Reverse Mortgage, Reverse […]