Christopher Mayer

Reverse Mortgages and the Liquidity of Housing Wealth

Coauthor(s): Katerina Simons.

Analyzes the potential of reverse mortgages to increase the income and liquid wealth of the elderly by identifying households with relatively high levels of housing equity. Definition; Review of related literature; Descriptive statistics; Reverse mortgage simulations; Barriers to acceptance of reverse mortgages.

Source: AREUEA Journal
Exact Citation:
Mayer, Christopher, and Katerina Simons. "Reverse Mortgages and the Liquidity of Housing Wealth." AREUEA Journal 22, no. 2 (Summer 1994): 235-55.
Volume: 22
Number: 2
Pages: 235-55
Date: Summer 1994