By signing the authorization form, you will enable us to pull your credit, give you a quote and get started on your loan right away.

Housing counselors throughout the country can provide advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, and credit issues. Using the button above, you can find one near you. The counseling agencies on this list are approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and they can offer independent advice about whether a particular set of mortgage loan terms is a good fit based on your objectives and circumstances, often at little or no cost to you. This list will show you several approved agencies in your area.

AARP does not endorse any reverse mortgage lender or product, but wants you to have the information you need to make an informed decision about these loans and other, less costly, alternatives. AARP prohibits any company or individual from inserting a name or attaching any materials to their publication. If your copy of the booklet includes any attachment or contact information for a lender or any other company, please notify AARP by calling 1-888-687-2277 toll free.


This is the 'long' loan application form. Please let us know if you need help filing this out. Any information you do not know or do not have, please let us know. 

How can this toolkit help you?
Buying a home is exciting and, let’s face it, complicated. This booklet is a toolkit that can help you make better choices along your path to owning a home.

After you finish this toolkit you’ll know the most important steps you need to take to get the best mortgage for your situation (Section 1: Page 3). You’ll better understand your closing costs and what it takes to buy a home (Section 2: Page 16). You’ll see a few ways to be a successful homeowner (Section 3: Page 24).