Reverse Mortgages in the News
Up to the minute news coverage of reverse mortgages as provided by Google News Alerts. Links to television news stories and a sampling of print articles published in regional and national newspapers are provided.
Following is a sample listing of articles that discuss reverse mortgages.
The New York Times-February 13, 2014
Retiring on the House
MarketWatch-December 17, 2013
Expect Reverse Mortgages to Grow in Popularity
MarketWatch-October 9, 2013
New Rules Could Revive Reverse Mortgages
The New York Times-September 6, 2013
Tighter Rules Will Make It Harder to Get a Reverse Mortgage
The Wall Street Journal-August 16, 2013
Reverse Mortgages Can Benefit Retirees, Both Wealthy and Not
Jane Bryant Quinn, Personal Finance Commentator-August 15, 2013
A great reverse mortgage idea: Take a credit line now
The New York Times-July 12, 2013
Rules for Reverse Mortgages May Become More Restrictive
The Mortgage Professor-July 4, 2013
Using a Reverse Mortgage to Avoid Impoverishment
The Miami Herald-April 22, 2013
Aging in Place: A New Frontier in Housing
The Wall Street Journal-February 5, 2013
Reverse Mortgage Redo
Philadelphia Weekly-November 5, 2012
Are Distorted Media Reports Scaring Seniors Away From Reverse Mortgages
The New York Times-November 2, 2012
Reverse Mortgages: The Industry Responds (Letter to the Editor submitted by NRMLA)
Knowledge Wharton Today-October 23, 2012
What's Right with Reverse Mortgages
MarketWatch-August 7, 2012
Reversing the Negative View of Reverse Mortgages
Closing Bell (CNBC)-June 22, 2012
Reverse Mortgage: Retirement Risk?
Wall Street Journal-June 11, 2012
Counting on an Inheritance? County Again
Southeast Missourian-June 4, 2012
Reverse Mortgages Are One Source of Income After Retirement
Austin American-Statesman-June 2, 2012
Reverse Mortgages Become Planning Tool
Housing Secretary Discusses Eminent Domain, Future of Housing Legislation
February 25, 2014
POLITICO’s Chief Economic Correspondent Ben White interviewed HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan on the current and future state of the housing market.
December Press Trends Positively
January 13, 2014
Press coverage of the reverse mortgage industry and the HECM program continued to trend extremely positively throughout the country in December.
AARP and CFPB Offer Thoughts on Reverse Mortgages
January 10, 2014
Texas National Public Radio interviewed representatives from AARP and the CFPB that uncovered lingering concerns that both consumer advocacy organizations have with advertising practices.
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