Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #505

February 23, 2018

Talking Points

  • Counselors see a shift in HECM borrower type
  • Retirees need solutions but remain reluctant
  • A remedy for silver divorce?
  • A new name for a familiar face
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #504

February 19, 2018

Talking Points:

  • Cap on insured HECMs would be removed under Trump administration proposal
  • These cities have the most reverse mortgages
  • How a turbulent stock market could impact HECMs
  • Foreclosure attorney fees at the center of court case
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #503

February 9, 2018

Talking Points

  • Farewell to an industry friend and pioneer
  • Testing the concept of generational lending
  • How to educate financial professionals
  • The worst quarter in case assignments in a decade
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #502

February 2, 2018

Talking Points

  • Not so fast. The CFPB is here to stay
  • Lingering impacts of HECM volume decline felt
  • Reuters covers HECM foreclosure controversy
  • High court backs HECM foreclosure
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #501

January 26, 2018

Talking Points:

  • CFPB's Mulvaney, "We should explain rules before enforcing them"
  • New rules improve HECM for Purchase but hurdles remain
  • Advisors should avoid 'error by omission'
  • November's endorsement surge

 

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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #500

January 19, 2018

Talking Points

  • CFPB chief turns away agency funding
  • HECM pitch needs refining says celebrity attorney
  • It’s time we different insurance funds
  • Brits tapping home equity at record pace
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #499

January 12, 2018

Talking Points

  • Originators expect to work more and earn less in 2018
  • HUD updates calculation of upfront insurance premiums for refinances
  • How to drastically reduce FHA’s mortgage risks
  • Homes with a HECM appreciate slower- here’s why
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #498

January 5, 2018

Talking Points

  • A crash of HECM endorsement volume on the horizon
  • New tax law creating issues for some
  • Latest HUD changes to reverse mortgage good for consumers
  • Senior community roadblocks to reverse mortgages
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #497

December 29, 2017

Talking Points

  • Tax deductions you can kiss goodbye in 2018
  • Mortgage interest deductions under the new tax plan
  • Senior home equity on the rise
  • Harsh retirement not felt by most over 65 in New Zealand
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Reverse Focus Weekly- Episode #496

December 22, 2017

Talking Points

  • 25% of seniors open to using home equity
  • Why the CFPB is wrong about reverse mortgages
  • What happens when we let technology care for our aging parents
  • HUD focuses on foreclosure prevention
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