A new player in the alternative equity tapping space has aimed to compare their sale leaseback to reverse mortgages, but such an idea is not a totally new concept.
Alternative equity tapping company EasyKnock announced today the addition of a new product to its suite of offerings primarily designed to answer the additional needs of homeowners afflicted by financial difficulties stemming from the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, while also providing an update on its active partnerships with leading reverse mortgage lenders. The new product, called […]
A reverse mortgage allows senior citizens to access the equity they’ve built up in their homes in order to access additional cash to accomplish certain goals. Whether that’s making ends meet during their post-working years, to finance a home improvement project, to pay for some kind of care or to tap a more stable resource […]
As more seniors debate additional financial options to make ends meet in order to deal with the economic impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, tapping home equity by use of a reverse mortgage seems to have entered into the conversation for many American seniors. While reverse mortgage originators have had to adjust to something of […]
While most new equity-tapping companies view reverse mortgage lenders as competition, one company is taking a very different approach by partnering with them directly. EasyKnock, based in New York City and last month the recipient of $215 million in investment funding, says it has partnered with eight of the top 10 reverse mortgage lenders on […]
In addition to the plethora of proprietary reverse mortgage products that have started to become increasingly prevalent in the industry, there have also been a series of products that allow some homeowners to tap the equity in their homes without relying on a debt-based loan. The increasing availability of alternative equity tapping tools – including […]
Sale leaseback company EasyKnock has raised $215 million in a series A round of financing from new and returning investors on the heels of the release of a new program. This is according to a press release circulated by the company. The new program, called “MoveAbility,” is designed to allow homeowners to leverage their equity […]