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FHA’s MMI Fund Report Explained

Shannon Hicks
[Download full report] [View 1-minute video summary] [Full Actuarial Review]  A look behind the numbers and factors that shaped the FHA MMI Fund Report to Congress A recap of FHA’s and HUD’s media conference call, an examination of HECM risks, and how the value of the fund is calculated.

NRMLA Recap: Commissioner speaks to industry- More Changes Coming

Shannon Hicks
 FHA Commissioner, Proprietary Reverse Mortgages, and Market Branding highlight 2018 NRMLA Annual Meeting Despite a year of setbacks for many, the 2018 National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association Annual Meeting not only signaled a retooling of our industry but the course that lies before us.  [there is no video transcript

Is it Equity or Value? That is the Question

Shannon Hicks
 Common explanations that may create confusion A wise person once said, “Words are free. It’s how you use them that may cost you.”At some point in our careers, most of us have been guilty misusing keywords when describing the features and benefits of the federally-insured reverse mortgage. I most

The 2018 NRMLA Annual Meeting: A Sneak Peek

Shannon Hicks
 Here’s a sneak preview of the coming attractions *Please pardon our focus issue this week. The problem is being resolved. In a few short days, the National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo will begin in sunny San Diego, California. What should you expect? Here’s a

Part 2: Exclusive Interview: The Role of Traditional Lenders in HECM Lending

Shannon Hicks
 Part 2: Exclusive Interview with Dan Harder of 1st Reverse Mortgage USA In the conclusion of our interview with Dan, we discuss the following: Is there a lack of demand for reverse mortgages? Why he believes traditional lenders will account for the majority of HECM volume The approach used

HECM Changes: Two risks remain

Shannon Hicks
 The HECM’s philosophy shapes risk management measures & future reforms Few are asking an underlying question that will shape every effort to curb future losses or HECM claims against the Federal Housing Administration’s Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund. That question is if the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage is a true

Exclusive Interview: Traditional Lenders Role in HECM Lending

Shannon Hicks
 Exclusive Interview with Dan Harder of 1st Reverse Mortgage USA Two weeks ago on this show, we explored the premise that traditional mortgage lenders may provide substantial and much-needed growth for the reverse mortgage industry. An idea that flies in the face of what was once accepted as conventional

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