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Joan Qvigstad, reverse mortgage planner,

Retirement Mortgage Specialist

Joan Qvigstad has more than 30 years of experience in public speaking, counseling, training, and education. Over the last 18 years, Joan has specialized in mortgage lending, and since Joining Fairway in 2015, Joan has focused all her energy and financial training to become a Licensed Reverse Mortgage Planner, originating only reverse mortgages for both refinance and purchase.  She loves working with 62+ adults, their families, and their trusted advisors to educate them on reverse mortgage loans.

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There are many misconceptions about reverse mortgages out there—Joan is part of the Fairway team that is looking to change the public perception of this valuable financial planning tool, detailing the new reverse mortgage guidelines and their improved safety features.

As a Baby Boomer, herself, Joan understands the purpose of utilizing reverse mortgages to expand options for her clients approaching their retirement years, and to help them increase their wealth by incorporating all assets at their disposal. Joan is passionate about teaching her clients how to take a familiar asset like home equity and turn it into a high-performing income generator.

Joan has been married to her husband Nils for 34 years, they have 2 grown sons, both married, and recently became Grandparents. When she is not working, She enjoys family time, traveling, and reading.   For Joan, the best part of her job as a Reverse Mortgage Planner is being able to impact someone's life. She is quick to point out, "What I do truly makes a difference. I love that!"

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