The Best Springtime Dinners #1

The Best Springtime Dinners #1

This is the first installment of our springtime dinner series.  Springtime brings a delightful array of fresh ingredients, and there are plenty of delicious dinner options to choose from. Here is the first of our popular spring dinner ideas that you can prepare...
78% of Baby Boomers Plan to Age in Place

78% of Baby Boomers Plan to Age in Place

Why are older homeowners planning to stay in their homes as they age? According to a recent survey by Redfin, the majority of baby boomers intend to remain in their current homes as they age. Here are the key findings from the February survey that was completed by...
Understanding ADUs

Understanding ADUs

The California Department of Housing and Community Development defines accessory dwelling units (ADU) as an innovative, affordable, effective option for housing in California. ADUs, or Accessory Dwelling Units, are secondary living spaces located on the same property...
Budgeting For Your Retirement

Budgeting For Your Retirement

This probably comes as no surprise, but most Americans are not prepared for a comfortable retirement. No matter what your age is, it’s never too early to start planning your retirement strategy.  Here are some key steps to help you budget for retirement:...
How Modern Reverse Mortgages are Used

How Modern Reverse Mortgages are Used

Over the past decade we have assisted numerous reverse mortgage borrowers and have seen a pattern of how the funds are being used.  If you’ve read prior blogs on this type of home loan, you already know that funds from a reverse mortgage can be accessed in many ways. ...
What Makes Modern Reverse Mortgages Popular?

What Makes Modern Reverse Mortgages Popular?

Modern Reverse Mortgages are one of the fastest growing segments in home lending. These types of mortgages allow most homeowners who are at least 55 years old to borrow against their home equity to get cash or a line of credit from a lender. Unlike a traditional...
Flex vs. Reverse

Flex vs. Reverse

Modern reverse mortgages are a type of loan that allows most homeowners who are at least 55 years old to borrow against their home equity. Unlike a regular forward mortgage, monthly loan payments are completely optional. Simply put, you have the flexibility to treat...