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The Urban Institute’s Housing Finance Policy Center is proposing that the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) separate its reverse and forward mortgages in order the better mitigate risks to its programs
The Urban Institute’s Housing Finance Policy Center is proposing that the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) separate its reverse and forward mortgages in order the better mitigate risks to its programs.   In a blog posting, Housing Finance Policy Center co-director Laurie Goodman and non-... Keep Reading....
Gold Star Mortgage Financial says America's reverse mortgage program is in trouble—and with new regulations in the works, reverse mortgages might soon become even less appealing to homeowners and consumers. The company highlights a recent report from AARP, which highlights some of the troubles... more
National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA) President Peter Bell recently told a U.S. Senate Committee that the Department of Housing and Urban Development needs the authority to act quickly, manage risk, and strengthen the federal reverse mortgage program. “FHA is fulfilling a mission... more
The National Council on Aging (NCOA)has announced that Amy Ford has been named director of NCOA’s Reverse Mortgage Counseling Services Network. NCOA is one of nine Reverse Mortgage Counseling Intermediaries approved by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) to provide the... more
The National Council on Aging (NCOA) has announced the availability of the 2013 version of Use Your Home to Stay at Home, the official reverse mortgage consumer booklet approved by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD). Use Your Home to Stay at Home is a user-friendly guide... more