Shannon Hicks - 1277 Posts - 381 Comments
Shannon Hicks - Shannon is the President of Reverse Focus, Inc. He draws from his experience as a reverse mortgage originator and prior work in the financial services industry. Shannon has been covering reverse mortgage news stories since 2008 when he began podcasting and in 2010 with weekly video updates. He has spoken nationally at industry events and is host of the nation’s only weekly podcast for reverse mortgage professionals “Reverse Focus Weekly”. For more information, call 1.800-805-9328 x 3-3 or visit .

Abandoned HECM Properties

Shannon Hicks
 Accounts of abandoned HECM properties highlight significant servicing problems for assigned loans “My mother passed 3 years ago and she had a reversed mortgage on her home that funds ran out several years ago. All documents were sent to the servicing company (death certificate, copy of the trust) in 2016. Since


Shannon Hicks
 Sometimes even professionals get it wrong Even experienced reverse mortgage professionals can find themselves explaining the key features of the HECM incorrectly to homeowners and professionals. What are the commonly misunderstood features?

BREAKING: HECM Lending Limit Increased

Shannon Hicks
 HECM lending limits increased for the 4th consecutive year Tuesday, December 3rd FHA released Mortgagee Letter 2019-20 announcing the new maximum claim amount (or lending limit) for Home Equity Conversion Mortgages. The new limit of $765.600 is in effect for the calendar year 2020 and represents a nearly $39,000 uses cookies to improve user-experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Cookies View Policy

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