How to decide when to take out a home mortgage and whether to pay it off early. How reverse mortgages can be a helpful retirement tool.
Topics covered include:Why it is more difficult to get a mortgage todayHow federal government mortgage guarantees lead to lower mortgage ratesHow to analyze whether to pay off your mortgage earlyThe differences between personal risk, market risk, and aspirational riskHow reverse mortgages work and how they can be useful as a retirement income toolWhat are the costs of reverse mortgages
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Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit 2021 Q1—Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Selling Guide: Lender Letter LL-2021-03, Impact of COVID-19 on Originations (03/11/2021)—Fannie Mae0
Overreliance on Fannie and Freddie Violates Their Federal Charters by Norbert J. Michel, Ph.D.—The Heritage Foundation
Mortgage Debt and Asset Allocation, Video by Ben Felix
Plus Episode 329: Robinhood, Mortgages and ETF Transparency—Money For The Rest of Us
Beyond Markowitz: A Comprehensive Wealth Allocation Framework for Individual Investors by Ashvin B. Chhabra
How the HECM Program Works—U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Incorporating Home Equity into a Retirement Income Strategy by Wade D. Pfau
44: Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage?
238: The U.S. Is More Socialist Than Denmark Regarding Home Mortgages
317: How To Buy In A Hot Housing Market
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