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See our picks for the best mortgages, learn more about the different types of mortgages, and see our favorite resources to help you in your journey.

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See our editorial team’s picks for the best mortgage lenders.

Types of mortgages

Many types of mortgages with unique terms and benefits are available today. Ensure you know how they work to determine the best solution for you.

Mortgage reviews

In-depth reviews can help you find a lender that meets your needs. Consider the types of loans the lender offers and estimated costs.

Mortgage rates

Regardless of what type of mortgage you’re looking for, consider the interest rate you’ll pay. It determines what interest will cost over the life of the loan.

Tools & resources

Calculators and comprehensive guides can help you better understand the housing market and the costs of a mortgage.

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Reverse Annuity Mortgages

If you’re house-rich but cash-poor in retirement, you may have been tempted by reverse mortgage ads promising to turn home equity into income. A...

How Much Money Can You Get From a Reverse Mortgage?

A reverse mortgage is a loan that lets you tap your home’s equity without moving...

Reverse Mortgage Pros and Cons

Older homeowners use a reverse mortgage to tap their home’s equity without making a monthly payment. When you take out a reverse mortgage,...

Reverse Mortgage Fees

A reverse mortgage is a unique lending tool that allows borrowers over 62 to borrow money from their home’s equity without making a...

Longbridge Financial Reverse Mortgage Review

About Longbridge Financial Longbridge Financial was founded in 2012 by previous MetLife, New York Life and Fidelity employees. It’s based in New Jersey...

Reverse Mortgage Interest Rates

Many older homeowners find themselves asset-rich but cash-poor as they approach or enter retirement. If you’ve owned your home for decades, chances are...

How to Buy a House With a Reverse Mortgage

If you’re a homeowner who’s 62 or older, you may be able to tap into the equity in your home with a reverse...

How to Stop a Reverse Mortgage Foreclosure

If you’re facing a potential reverse mortgage foreclosure, you’re likely in one of two difficult situations:  You’re the original reverse mortgage borrower and...

Reverse Mortgage Counseling

If you’re at least age 62, you may be considering a reverse mortgage to cover living expenses, home repairs, and other costs. Unlike...

Who Owns the House With a Reverse Mortgage?

A reverse mortgage is an option if you’re over 62 with a paid-off or mostly paid-off home and need to borrow money. Unlike...