Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

Find Your Community
We couldn't find that location. Please try again.
Get Expert Advice

Financing in 85248 : Real Estate Advice

  • All20
  • Local Info3
  • Home Buying8
  • Home Selling0
  • Market Conditions0

Activity 2
Wed May 13, 2015
D. Elizabeth Vincent, AssocBroker answered:
Contact Bert Wunderlich at Nova Homes 480 249-1924 Or you can look for a hard money lender, but
the rate is really high unless it's a short term loan (7-15 days).
0 votes 9 answers Share Flag
Sun Jan 25, 2009
It's almost 2 years since this question was asked. Although the answer may be the same, with the changes in loan-to-value on the reverse mortgages, a 66 year old may not be able to access enough equity. What might be better would be to find out how much you can borrow against the new purchase, use the proceeds of your sale to put towards equity, and then take out a purchase reverse mortgage. If anyone thinks that they can take out a reverse mortgage, then keep the home as an investment property and live in the cheaper one, they can forget about it. Once you are not living in the home for a year, the reverse mortgage has to be paid back. There are lots of issues here, only one of which is the fact that the original poster did not explain very well what she has in mind. ... more
0 votes 4 answers Share Flag
Search Advice