Washington Reverse Mortgages for a Better Retirement

There are many ways a reverse mortgage can make a retirement better, and once you understand all of them you may decide that this is a great opportunity for you. When you retire, these should be your golden years. This should be a time where you can sit back, relax, and enjoy your life. You’ve worked hard your entire life, now it’s your time to do the things you want to do and spend your time how you want to spend it.

Unfortunately, not everyone in Washington is in a financial situation to be able to take this kind of approach to life. In fact, many people who are approaching retirement still have a monthly mortgage to worry about, and still, have other bills that place a significant financial burden on them. For people in this situation they may feel that retirement is not an option they can consider now, perhaps they even feel they’ll never be able to retire. Sure, planning ahead and investing wisely sounds great in theory, but there are few absolutes in life. Not everyone can afford to invest, and not all investments pay off. If you feel like you are in this boat, and you’ll never be able to retire, there may be an option for you.

If you are at least 62 and own your home outright or owe little on it, then you can probably qualify for a reverse mortgage.

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What Is A WA Reverse Mortgage?

A reverse mortgage is exactly what its name implies, it is the opposite of a traditional mortgage. Instead of making payments to the mortgage company every month, they pay you instead. It’s a way to tap into the equity in your home.

How Can A Reverse Mortgage Make Your Retirement Better?

Imagine a world where all of the money in your home’s equity became accessible to you. Imagine a world where making monthly mortgage payments would never be your concern ever again. You don’t have to imagine this kind of world, you can experience it yourself if you get a reverse mortgage. The biggest way that this unique loan improves your retirement can be summed up in one word, freedom.

With a Washington reverse mortgage, you will be able to access the money you have spent years building up in your home’s equity. You don’t have to draw on that money, but having it available to you will completely change your mindset. You won’t have to hesitate if you are thinking about doing something like take a long vacation, you can simply do it. That doesn’t mean you should just blow through your home’s equity, but having access to it is definitely going to improve your life.

How many times over the course of your life have you had to sacrifice something because you had bills to pay? You had a family to raise, food to put on the table, and of course, that ever-present mortgage payment. So, why shouldn’t you be able to enjoy all of that you have worked so hard in life to attain? With a reverse mortgage, you can.

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Biggest Reverse Mortgage Companies Washington

Lender Loans Total Principal Limit
WELLS FARGO 4,349 1,065,870,593
AMERICAN ADVISORS GROUP 3,476 1,351,810,934
SEATTLE MORTGAGE COMPANY 2,749 587,203,599
BANK OF AMERICA 1,195 374,341,671
STAY IN HOME MORTGAGE INC 893 246,070,005
HIGH TECH LENDING INC 874 340,430,970
ONE REVERSE MORTGAGE LLC 811 253,037,680
FAIRWAY INDEPENDENT MORTGAGE CORPORATION 784 378,023,224
FINANCIAL FREEDOM SENIOR FUNDING CORP 695 164,227,684
REVERSE MORTGAGE FUNDING LLC 695 348,989,625
FINANCE OF AMERICA REVERSE LLC 640 259,983,933
GENWORTH FINANCIAL HM EQUITY ACCESS INC 540 153,485,981
FRONTIER BANK 514 137,412,781
HOMESTREET BANK 428 125,321,478
OPEN MORTGAGE LLC 397 181,146,145
LOAN SERVICES INC 379 91,954,346
LIBERTY HOME EQUITY SOLUTIONS INC 370 116,979,116
METLIFE BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION 349 108,986,450
FINANCE OF AMERICA MORTGAGE LLC 345 161,918,125
AXIA FINANCIAL LLC 327 114,824,735

Since 2012

Lender Loans Total Principal Limit
AMERICAN ADVISORS GROUP 3,260 1,303,825,204
HIGH TECH LENDING INC 783 314,328,470
FAIRWAY INDEPENDENT MORTGAGE CORPORATION 782 377,654,224
REVERSE MORTGAGE FUNDING LLC 695 348,989,625
ONE REVERSE MORTGAGE LLC 511 174,916,100
FINANCE OF AMERICA REVERSE LLC 463 212,421,500
OPEN MORTGAGE LLC 397 181,146,145
LIBERTY HOME EQUITY SOLUTIONS INC 361 114,274,116
FINANCE OF AMERICA MORTGAGE LLC 345 161,918,125
ENNKAR INC. 315 138,268,100

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Washington Reverse Mortgage Interest Rates

Current Rates

Date Fixed Rate Adjustable Rate
2019-01-01 4.89% 5.05%
2019-02-01 4.63% 5.15%
2019-03-01 4.79% 4.86%
2019-04-01 4.78% 4.79%
2019-05-01 5.04% 4.68%
2019-06-01 4.77% 4.55%
2019-07-01 4.81% 4.42%
2019-08-01 4.80% 4.11%
2019-09-01 4.73% 4.07%
2019-10-01 4.46% 4.13%
2019-11-01 4.18% 4.06%
2019-12-01 3.50% 4.16%
2020-01-01 4.04% 3.93%
2020-02-01 3.68% 3.93%
2020-03-01 4.56% 3.80%
2020-04-01 4.31% 3.63%
2020-05-01 3.39% 3.30%
2020-06-01 3.54% 3.08%
2020-07-01 3.79% 3.03%
2020-08-01 3.34% 3.04%
2020-09-01 3.36% 2.91%
2020-10-01 3.37% 2.89%
2020-11-01 3.41% 2.87%
2020-12-01 3.19% 2.78%
2021-01-01 3.03% 2.71%
2021-02-01 3.21% 2.63%
2021-03-01 3.24% 2.51%
2021-04-01 3.24% 2.49%
2021-05-01 3.30% 2.34%
2021-06-01 3.22% 2.25%
2021-07-01 3.20% 2.20%
2021-08-01 3.37% 2.21%
2021-09-01 3.50% 2.16%
2021-10-01 3.34% 2.19%
2021-11-01 3.44% 2.23%
2021-12-01 3.39% 2.26%
2022-01-01 3.29% 2.30%
2022-02-01 3.38% 2.39%
2022-03-01 3.32% 2.72%
2022-05-01 3.90% 3.64%
2022-04-01 3.65% 3.09%
2022-06-01 4.59% 3.97%
2022-07-01 5.30% 4.38%

Historic Rates

Date Fixed Rate Adjustable Rate
2016-01-01 4.97% 3.57%
2016-02-01 4.94% 3.69%
2016-03-01 4.92% 3.83%
2016-04-01 5.01% 4.00%
2016-05-01 5.06% 4.11%
2016-06-01 4.96% 4.14%
2016-07-01 4.96% 4.25%
2016-08-01 4.95% 4.30%
2016-09-01 4.92% 4.37%
2016-10-01 4.92% 4.63%
2016-11-01 5.01% 4.56%
2016-12-01 5.02% 4.65%
2017-01-01 4.95% 4.81%
2017-02-01 4.94% 4.77%
2017-03-01 4.90% 4.62%
2017-04-01 4.96% 4.53%
2017-05-01 4.99% 4.51%
2017-06-01 5.01% 4.40%
2017-07-01 4.95% 4.44%
2017-08-01 5.01% 4.48%
2017-09-01 4.94% 4.48%
2017-10-01 5.01% 4.47%
2017-11-01 4.90% 4.56%
2017-12-01 4.84% 4.64%
2018-01-01 4.82% 4.67%
2018-02-01 4.87% 4.75%
2018-03-01 4.76% 4.66%
2018-04-01 4.75% 4.82%
2018-05-01 4.67% 4.92%
2018-06-01 4.63% 4.77%
2018-07-01 4.70% 4.78%
2018-08-01 4.65% 4.76%
2018-09-01 4.67% 4.86%
2018-10-01 4.52% 4.80%
2018-11-01 4.73% 5.06%
2018-12-01 4.54% 5.05%

Top Cities in Washington by Total HECM Loans Originated

Rank City Zip Total
1 SEATTLE 98125 3,741
2 TACOMA 98404 1,997
3 VANCOUVER 98663 1,988
4 SPOKANE 99212 1,455
5 EVERETT 98203 832
6 BELLEVUE 98008 758
7 BELLINGHAM 98225 666
8 OLYMPIA 98502 657
9 RENTON 98055 635
10 EDMONDS 98020 600
11 PUYALLUP 98371 531
12 GIG HARBOR 98335 529
13 KIRKLAND 98034 524
14 KENT 98031 500
15 PORT ORCHARD 98366 500
16 BOTHELL 98011 497
17 BREMERTON 98310 481
18 SPOKANE VALLEY 99206 462
19 SHORELINE 98177 461
20 AUBURN 98002 448
21 SEQUIM 98382 443
22 FEDERAL WAY 98023 440
23 REDMOND 98053 435
24 YAKIMA 98902 426
25 LYNNWOOD 98037 424
26 SNOHOMISH 98290 414
27 MARYSVILLE 98270 383
28 PORT ANGELES 98362 349
29 LAKEWOOD 98499 322
30 CAMANO ISLAND 98292 304

HECM Housing Counselors

URBAN LEAGUE OF METROPOLITAN SEATTLE
105 14TH AVE SUITE 200
SEATTLE, WA 98122-5569
(206) 461-3792
http://www.urbanleague.org

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