Items Tagged with 'Industry Trends Report'

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  • HECM Growth Focuses on Smaller States

    With HECM endorsement volume growth poised drift back into year-over-year declines, smaller states are appearing to grow at faster rates than larger states. According to the latest Industry Trends Report from Reverse Market Insight, even though HECM endorsement volume remains at 5.5% above the previous year, the trend is pointing to a decline before the year is done. Among the top ten states for endorsement volume growth in 2010, only one is currently a top ten state for volume.  The rest are below 25th.  The top ten with their current volume rank are: Mississippi (24), South Dakota (51), North
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  • Examining Top Cities for Reverse Mortgages

    In this month's Industry Trends Report, Reverse Market Insight (RMI) provides some statistical analysis to examine the correlation between the number of senior households within a city, the penetration rate and the adoption rate.    The initial theory suggested that the cities with the highest populations would also be the cities with the highest number of senior households.  The theory held for the most part as 7 out of the top 10 remained in the the top 10.  However, the order, based upon their rank by number of households, was rearranged.  Additionally, 3 outliers, Baltimore, Washington, DC and San
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