[vimeo id=”153422448″ width=”625″ height=”352″] Slow & Steady Growth Depends on Partnering with Financial Professionals Since the housing and economic crash of 2008 our industry has had its collective eye focused on the horizon seeking for signs of a significant rebound in reverse mortgage volume. Despite earlier predictions we have come
The New Retirement (Part 2): One Partner Retires, The Other Doesn’t Last month we examined when retirement makes sense in terms of competency. But what if your reverse mortgage prospect(s) are perfectly competent, yet one half of the couple is planning to retire while the other wants to keep working?
There is the matter of how societal expectations affect where older adults live, which makes the changing senior living landscape a bright field for the reverse mortgage industry. As we're exploring, the desire to age in place is expanding into ever more creative ways to age in community, which may
Today's retirees can retire and retool, in any number of ways. If they haven't yet done so, it's helpful for those approaching or in retirement to take a long look at how they might use their skills and experience for others' benefit — or to enhance their own later years.
One of the most touted benefits of a reverse mortgage is the peace of mind that comes from knowing that as a senior ages, they'll have the funds they need to remain in their beloved home, pay the property taxes and upkeep, and still have enough left over to be
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[vimeo id=”84978390″ width=”625″ height=”352″] Professor Sees Reverse Mortgages as a Cornerstone for Retirement Planning It’s no small endorsement. Well known Columbia Business school professor Christopher Mayer not only sees a bright future for reverse mortgages but he’s going into business himself. Mayer is tapering his teaching responsibilities at Columbia to
A new Study from IBIS shows benefits of reverse mortgage on investment portfolio. This study shows the increased success of investors being able to take out larger sustainable withdrawals from their portfolios each year when using a reverse mortgage strategically.