Zillow Advice: Mortgage Types - Why Reverse Mortgages Are Popular http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate If the heirs are worthy they ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ <em>If the heirs are worthy they would want their parents to be as comfortable as possible in retirement<br/><br/><br/></em>Amen Andrew<em>.</em> Wed, 10 Nov 2010 19:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ 2010-11-10T19:09:00Z @ David,Zillow is not a blog ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ @ David,<br/><br/>Zillow is not a blog site.&nbsp; Ask questions start discussions please refrain from Blogging.<br/><br/>HECM loans are not right for all seniors but they are an options that needs to be looked at.&nbsp; If the heirs are worthy they would want their parents to be as comfortable as possible in retirement. Wed, 10 Nov 2010 13:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ 2010-11-10T13:09:00Z I have helped seniors with ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ I have helped seniors with many RM or HECM as they are also known and they have all had their lives improved by doing this type of program.<br/><br/><br/>It was a better value for the senior when the homes appraisal was at its highest but there is still opportunity to help today.&nbsp;<br/><br/><br/>The costs are lowest on a fixed rate program when the senior is taking out all the money possible to pay off an existing mortgage or just utilize the money as they see fit. Wed, 10 Nov 2010 05:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ 2010-11-10T05:34:00Z Please don't plagriaze publications, ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ Please don't plagriaze publications, even NAR.&nbsp; Show you have some thoughts of your own! Wed, 10 Nov 2010 02:21:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ 2010-11-10T02:21:00Z The only way I think a reverse ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ The only way I think a reverse mortgage could have been a good idea was to cash at the peak before the market crashed and enjoy the cash now and live in the same house. Then maybe there would be a positive outcome.<br/><br/>Reverse mortgages are a nightmare for any heirs. They can also be a problem when the owner can not afford to do some maintenance and the reverse mortgage forecloses because of that. Wed, 10 Nov 2010 02:16:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-Reverse-Mortgages-Are-Popular/374403/ 2010-11-10T02:16:00Z