Below are links to reverse mortgage sites for governmental agencies and senior organizations.


AARP – AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people 50 and over. They provide information and resources; advocate on legislative, consumer, and legal issues; assist members to serve their communities; and offer a wide range of unique benefits, special products, and services.

Fannie Mae – As the leader of the housing finance system, Fannie Mae is working to expand homeownership opportunities by creating products and technologies that help more people own homes.

FHA The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is the insurer of The Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM).

FHA Mortgage Letters Mortgagee letters are one method used to update the policies in HUD Handbook 4235.1

FTC (Federal Trade Commission) – The FTC deals with issues that touch the economic life of every American. It is the only federal agency with both consumer protection and competition jurisdiction in broad sectors of the economy. The FTC pursues law enforcement; advances consumers’ interests by sharing its expertise with federal and state legislatures and U.S. and international government agencies; develops policy and research tools through hearings, workshops, and conferences

HUD – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

NRMLA – The National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA) is the nation’s only organization devoted exclusively to the promotion of reverse mortgages, advocacy on reverse mortgage lending issues with Congress and the federal government, education and training for reverse mortgage lenders, and development and maintenance of ethical standards for reverse mortgage lenders.

Senior Resource – Dedicated to helping seniors and their families with accurate and up-to-date information on senior housing options, finance, insurance and related lifestyle issues.

SRES (Senior Real Estate Specialists) – SRES® is a community of REALTORS® and related professionals dedicated to serving the real estate needs of the senior consumer.