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dream retirement

Finding retirement dream home in California

Robert and Melissa had achieved their dream retirement. Their 3200 sq.foot, 4 bedroom/3 bathroom home was perfect for the two of them. Located on the 10th fairway in one of the most prestigious gated golf communities in Arizona, they were living in their forever home. Or so they thought! They came to realize their dream…

senior homeowners

California seniors in line for property tax relief

November election promises property tax relief for California seniors A ballot initiative for the November election, The California Proposition 13 Tax Transfer Initiative, would amend Prop 13 to allow senior homeowners or severely disabled homebuyers to transfer their property tax base to a replacement residence for any price, in any County and as many times…

The New Reverse Mortgage when you’re house rich but cash poor

The New Reverse Mortgage for when you’re house rich and cash poor Frank and Lola had lived in and around San Diego for most of their lives. As much as they would like to stay in America’s Finest City, they really wanted to downsize and be closer to their kids, grand kids (and soon to…

25 retirement solutions with The New Reverse Mortgage

Reverse Mortgage to the Rescue – 25 Ways to Use Your Home Equity “Self-sufficiency, the greatest gift you can give your family” During our working years, most of us spend our earnings supporting our home. When we retire, it seems only fitting that our home help support us. Home equity is our most valuable asset.…

What is the New Reverse Mortgage?

What is The New Reverse Mortgage? Most folks credit Ronald Reagan for the birth of the Reverse Mortgage program in the late 1980s. However, the very first reverse mortgage was written to Nellie Young in Portland, Maine by Nelson Haynes of Deering Savings & Loan. Haynes designed this very unique type of loan to help…

Thinking about down sizing? Think right sizing!

Thinking about downsizing? Think right sizing! Thinking about downsizing now that the kids are on their own? My father once said to me: “The older you are when you have children, the older you are when they come back.” I didn’t always heed a lot of his advice but in this instance I’m glad I…