Reverse Mortgages in the News
As a result of the reforms enacted by FHA beginning in September 2013 to protect non-borrowing spouses and ensure the long-term stability of the HECM program, much of the press coverage has been positive in 2014. In this section, we have provided links to some of the more favorable stories published in regional and national newspapers during the past year.
Kiplinger's Retirement Report-March 2015
Reverse Mortgage Borrowers Face New Financial Test
The Wall Street Journal-March 6, 2015
How to Pump Up Retirement Income By As Much As 30 Percent
Houston Chronicle-March 5, 2015
Reverse Mortgage: Should You Inform Your Family About It?
Forbes-February 19, 2015
Reverse Mortgages: The Risks and Rewards
LA Times-February 18, 2015
Relief Funds to Aid Seniors Struggling With Reverse Mortgages
The Wall Street Journal-December 1, 2014
The Case for Reverse Mortgages
Kiplinger's Personal Finance-December 2014
Reverse Mortgages For New Home Buyers
LA Times-November 27, 2014
Understanding the Pitfalls of Reverse Mortgages
Why These Seniors Got Reverse Mortgages
Huffington Post-October 9, 2014
When Even Wealthy Homeowners are Using Reverse Mortgages, the Question Is, Why Aren't You?
The Wall Street Journal-September 22, 2014
When the Client Educate the Advisor
Los Angeles Times- September 21, 2014
Many Seniors Trying to Retire With a Mortgage
The Washington Post-September 20, 2014
Reverse Mortgages No Fast Ticket to Retirement East Street
The New York Times-September 19, 2014
Parents, the Children Will Be Fine. Spend Their Inheritance. Now.
Associated Press/ABC News-September 15, 2014
Once Troubled Reverse Mortgages Poised for Rebound
Kiplinger's Personal Finance-October 2014
New Reverse Mortgage Rules Protect Younger Spouses