Have You Seen the Latest HUD Guidelines?

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Latest HUD Guidelines The latest HUD guidelines have been released. Under Mortgagee Letter 2014-07 (April 25, 2014) (Non-Borrowing Spouse) released by HUD earlier today, HUD announced that, effective for Case Numbers for HECM loans issued on or after August 4, 2014, if and for so long certain new and important requirements are met, the spouses… Read more »

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage: What You Should Know

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As the generation of Baby Boomers age the United States finds itself facing a retirement funds crisis more and more retirees lack the financial capacity to support themselves during their ever-increasing life spans. Financial advisors are working with these individuals to help them explore ways in which they can stretch their existing income and even… Read more »

Reverse Mortgage Market is Expanding

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Did you hear? The Reverse Mortgage Market is expanding. When the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) changed the regulations regarding the percentage of a home’s equity that a Reverse Mortgage borrower could access, along with a change in the options that the borrower had for receiving those funds, most financial observers predicted that Reverse Mortgages would… Read more »

Tax Obligations and Reverse Mortgages

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Thinking of taking out a reverse mortgage? You may be uninformed about tax obligations. Z Reverse Mortgage can help. Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECMs) have become popular among older homeowners who are searching for additional sources of income. That’s because this type of loan, which is only available to homeowners who are 62 years or… Read more »