Yearly Archives: 2014

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Holiday Round-Up: Reverse Mortgage Funding REIT Files for $100 Million IPO Holiday Round-Up:  ‘Tis the season where RMD breaks from its original posting schedule to observe the Christmas holiday, but don’t worry, we will return to bring

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Lenders Forecast Modest Housing Growth in 2015 Despite fewer lenders reporting tighter credit requirements, weak consumer demand continues to impact lenders’ decreased profit margin outlook, according to results from the most recent Fannie Mae survey on mortgage

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Here’s How One Finance Professor Came Around to Reverse Mortgages In the financial planning world, there are a few products that come with a tarnished reputation. A reverse mortgage is one of them. But in recent years,

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Reverse Mortgages Pros WSJ: Tips to Avoid Reverse Mortgage Surprises Communication is paramount when it comes to the end of a reverse mortgage, writes The Wall Street Journal in a column this week.  The WSJ details the correspondence received by

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Thanksgiving Round-Up: Reverse Mortgages Get Tougher In observation of the Thanksgiving holiday, RMD will be out of office for the remainder of the week, but will return to our normal posting schedule Monday, December 1. RMD in

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Reverse Mortgages Pros HUD Details Financial Assessment With Reverse Mortgage Industry Participants The Department of Housing and Urban Development today expanded on and clarified items relating to the reverse mortgage financial assessment the agency released last week that will take

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Reverse Mortgages Pros New Lows: Reverse Mortgage Volume Falls Short in 2014 Despite record performance for some individual reverse mortgage lenders in 2014, the industry as a whole sank in volume for the fiscal year ending September 30, according to

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Debt Collection, Not Reverse Mortgages, Top Older Adults’ Complaints to CFPB Though debt collection is an issue that plagues millions of Americans each year, for seniors it’s at the top of their complaints when it comes to

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Consumer Satisfaction Rebounds for Big, Midsize Banks Overall banking satisfaction among small businesses bounced back in the last year, with large and midsize banks showing the strongest improvements, according to the J.D. Power 2014 U.S. Small Business Banking

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Reverse Mortgages Pros Home Equity Is a Reliable ‘Piggy Bank’ — In Some Areas Home prices have rebounded since the 2008 financial crisis, making it easier for homeowners to build home equity and tap into it through reverse mortgages, refinancing

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