TMBA - Reverse Mortgage Day
Venue | Lodgings

The Driskill Hotel
604 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

Room block cut-off: August 1

click here to make your hotel reservations

General Information

TMBA's 15th Annual Reverse Mortgage Day will be held at the Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas starting with a welcome reception the evening of Tuesday, September 8th.

In the last 14 years and now this year, TMBA will bring together industry professionals from all over the country to the Lone Star State seeking strategic options and information about the business of reverse mortgage lending. Attendees include upper management from the nation’s leading reverse mortgage lenders, loan officers, real estate attorneys and title companies.
Tuesday, September 8
5:00 – 7:00 pm  Reception

Wednesday, September 9

8:00 am Registration  
8:00 – 9:00 am  Continental Breakfast   
9:00 – 9:15 am Introductions
Scott Norman, Urban Financial of America
9: 15 – 9:50 am  What We Have Learned About FA?
Panel: Kevin Blakeney, AAG; Scott Norman, UFA; and Mark O’Neil, Reverse Mortgage Funding, LLC
Moderator: Megan Hafenstein, Premier Reverse Closings
9:50 – 10:15 am Thoughts from Washington, DC & NRMLA
Steve Irwin, NRMLA and Joe Demarkey, Reverse Mortgage Funding
10:15 – 10:40 am  Early Financial Assessment Results
John K. Lunde, Reverse Mortgage Insight
10:40 – 10:55 am Refreshment Break  
10:55 –11:20 am Updates from HUD
Karin Hill, HUD (invited)
11:20 – 11:55 am The Economy
Jim Gaines, Ph.D., A&M Real Estate Center
12:00 – 1:30 pm Lunch & Keynote
The World We Live In
Fred Burton, Stratfor
1:30 – 2:00 pm  Efficiencies and Technology:
How being efficient matters to profitability

Jeff Birdsell, Reverse Vision
2:00 – 2:30 pm Texas NBS & Other State Issues
Jim Milano, Weiner Brodsky Kider PC
2:30 – 3:30pm Operations & Financial Assessment
Britany Luth, Urban Financial of America
*tentative schedule, subject to change
Thank you Sponsors
Liberty Home Equity Solutions
Mercury Network
Premier Reverse Closings
Reliable Tax Data
ReverseAmerica Advisors Incorporated
Reverse Mortgage Funding LLC
Urban Financial of America