Items Tagged with 'Jeff Lewis'


  • Hot Seat: Jeff Lewis

    From his favorite time of day to what he believes the most important thing is seniors should understand about reverse mortgages, we get the personal and professional facts from Jeff Lewis, chairman and CEO of Generation Mortgage, in our monthly edition of The Hot Seat. I never miss an episode of Boardwalk Empire. My favorite time of the day is when we put the kids to bed and read with them. Right now I’m listening to satellite radio and Pandora – both truly amazing innovations. The most memorable moment in my life is a tie between when each of my
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  • Legislative: A Deeper Look into the Coalition for Independent Seniors

    The Coalition of Independent Seniors was born out of a growing need to ensure there is a consistent effort to protect the financial independence and ability to age in place for seniors. The relationship between the HECM product and this larger effort fuels the objectives of this nonpartisan lobbying organization. To get a more detailed picture of the activities and efforts of CIS, we sat down with organization Chairman Jeff Lewis, who is also the Chairman and CEO of Generation Mortgage.  Lewis envisions that the goals of the organization serve to strengthen the importance of the HECM product by solidifying
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  • Are Skeptics Holding Reverse Mortgages Back?

    Why are reverse mortgage lenders having a difficult time promoting the HECM product at a time when current interest rates allow a borrower to receive the maximum funds available under the program? In an article in National Mortgage News, Jeff Lewis, Chairman of Generation mortgage suggests that "naysayers...have succeeded at really casting a pall of negativity at what is a phenomenal proposition for the borrower.” Given that many originators are offering the product at or near the floor principle limit factor rate of 5.06% and that the lending limit is likely to be reduced in October, both Lewis and
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