NCOA’s Use Your Home to Stay at Home© is the official federally approved consumer booklet for older homeowners considering tapping their home equity using a reverse mortgage. The guide also provides information on other housing and home equity options available to older adults looking to remain in their homes as they age.
- Questions for older homeowners to ask about whether their home still meets their needs
- Description of other housing options, such as continuing care retirement communities and senior apartments
- Loan options available from tapping your home equity
- An explanation of the different types of reverse mortgages and the advantages and disadvantages of each