Reverse mortgages and older people: growth factors and implications for retirement decisions

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Author(s): Catherine Bridge; Toni Adams; Peter Phibbs; Mark Mathews; Hal Kendig
Description: This project determined the current state of the reverse mortgage market in Australia and the popularity and potential growth amongst older persons of reverse mortgages and home reversion schemes. It then looked to understand and assess their potential impact on retirement decisions and planning.
Citation: Bridge, C., Adams, T., Phibbs, P., Mathews, M. and Kendig, H. (2010) Reverse mortgages and older people: growth factors and implications for retirement decisions, AHURI Final Report No. 146, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/final-reports/146.
Date published: 10 May 2010
Publication type: Final Report 146
Project title: Reverse mortgages and older people: growth factors and implications for retirement decisions (Project number: 70512)
Project reports: Reverse mortgages and older people: growth factors and implications for retirement decisions (Positioning Paper)
Reverse mortgages and older people (Research and Policy Bulletin)
Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1834-7223
ISBN: 978-1-921610-37-0
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