Become a NRMLA Member



Locate a Lender



Industry Resources

Industry & Member News

Tired of Forward Mortgage CE?

If you need eight hours of continuing education credits to maintain your NMLS license, don’t settle for a class that’s almost exclusively focused on forward mortgage issues. NRMLA … more Tired of Forward Mortgage CE?

Member Spotlight: Brett Kirkpatrick, Harbor Mortgage Solutions

Brett Kirkpatrick originated his first mortgage in 1993 and his first reverse mortgage nine years later. For the past six years, Brett has worked for Harbor Mortgage Solutions, … more Member Spotlight: Brett Kirkpatrick, Harbor Mortgage Solutions

Trump Officials Advocate Proposed Housing Reforms to Senators

Less than a week after the Trump Administration released its proposed Housing Finance Reform Plan, the chief architects behind the proposals – Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, Housing Secretary … more Trump Officials Advocate Proposed Housing Reforms to Senators

Annual HECM Endorsement Chart

The following page shows annual HECM production from 1990 to the present by federal fiscal year and by calendar year from 2001 onward.

Reverse Mortgage Magazine, July-August 2019 Issue

Today, more than 30 million families own condominiums. In many of the major metropolitan areas, it is the dominant housing option. While it can be difficult, if not impossible, to get a HECM on a condo if the property isn’t already FHA approved, the burgeoning market for proprietary reverse mortgages creates new opportunities.

Reverse mortgages, whether HECM or proprietary, represents a fraction of the equity release marketplace which staff writer Mark Olshaker explores in his article, “Equity Release Alternatives: Are they competition for reverse mortgages or complementary?” And finally, attorney Sandy Shatz of McGlinchey Stafford, provides valuable guidance for members on complying with California’s Consumer Privacy Act – the most comprehensive consumer privacy law ever enacted at the state level – which takes effect on January 1, 2020.

Download the issue.

Become a Certified Reverse Mortgage Professional


One of our goals as an industry trade association is telling consumers with confidence, you can depend on a NRMLA member. Saying it is one thing; proving it is another. That is why NRMLA created the Certified Reverse Mortgage Professional (CRMP) designation.

In every industry, there are those individuals who strive to excel. They often do so by earning a credential that distinguishes them as being among the most knowledgeable, the most competent and the most ethical and professional.

Learn more