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Jack Tenold
NMLS 10261


Specializing in Reverse Mortgage Loans

Thank you for taking the time to visit my reverse mortgage website. Education is the best tool for making important decisions and you will find valuable information here. Helping seniors is what I do. For a quick quote, just complete the information on the right.
If you answer yes! to any of the following questions, you are at the right place.

  • Are you interested in taking steps toward furthering your financial security and preserving your cash assets
  • Are you over age 62 and concerned that you may possibly outlive your savings or retirement dollars?
  • Are you just plain tired of making house payments and want to free up some cash?

Because I specialize in reverse mortgages, also known as Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM), I have the knowledge and the experience to assist you from beginning to end. Allow me to provide you with a loan comparison (no cost and no obligation). Regardless of where you live in the great state of Washington and Idaho........don't get a reverse mortgage without talking to me first. You owe it to yourself to get honest and accurate information. And by the way, please don't miss reading my Testimonials.

What Our Clients Are Saying:

  • He is so good and the work was A+!

    thumb Barry Goldsbury
    June 16, 2023

    It is with pleasure that I write this review for Jack Tenold. From the first phone call I made to Jack seeking basic reverse mortgage information, through the final... read more

    thumb Gary Jeffries
    November 16, 2021

    I reached out to Jack originally to get information on a reverse mortgage. Due to a very difficult family situation, I was in danger of having to sell my family... read more

    thumb Tanyamae Mandigo
    November 16, 2022

    Jack is a wonderful person and very helpful throughout the entire process.

    thumb bill munson
    May 16, 2023
  • If I could give Jack a 10 Star rating I would. He is up to date in what he does and he treats you like you are the only... read more

    thumb Arlene Ulrich
    November 16, 2020

    Jack worked VERY hard to get the best deal for US. Knows his business. Cannot recommend high enough!

    thumb Michael Rudolph
    November 16, 2021

    Jack was amazing, friendly, caring and so helpful! We appreciate everything he has done for us. Very professional! We highly recommend him. Debbie and Aaron

    thumb Debra Medres
    January 16, 2023

    Jack gave us all the tools needed to make great decisions and understand reverse mortgages and apply them to our circumstances. We feel very satisfied with our experience with Jack.

    thumb Susan Allen/Leinan
    November 16, 2020
  • Jack is great to work with and made our experience of re-doing our reverse mortgage very easy and very positive. We will use Jack again in the future.

    thumb Steven Wolff
    November 16, 2022

    Jack Tenold is super knowledgeable, hard working, and a man of integrity. We recommend him highly and without reservation. My husband and I just finished buying a house with... read more

    thumb Anne Paisley
    November 16, 2021

    Jack did a fantastic job with my reverse mortgage. From my initial contact with him and all the through closing he was very professional and kept me informed and educated... read more

    thumb dave s
    October 26, 2023

    Jack was accessable throughout the whole process. He is very knowledgeable and patient.

    thumb Linda Hieter
    July 16, 2023
  • I can’t say how much I appreciate Jack and his team for making this experience so easy and comfortable I felt like I was visiting friends. He did a wonderful... read more

    thumb Linda Burd
    March 16, 2023

    Jack Tenold was tremendous in helping my husband and I obtain a reverse mortgage. With it we put a new roof and gutters on our house, got... read more

    thumb Gm Newman
    November 16, 2020

    We were searching for relief from a large outgo of money. Jack Tenold took us under his wing and walked us through all the paperwork and there was a lot... read more

    thumb Dana Marlow
    November 16, 2020

    Jack made this whole process so easy . He’s such a great businessmen, and also a great friend. We would recommend Jack for your help on reverse mortgage... read more

    thumb Elaine Hicks
    November 16, 2020
  • We went to Jack Tenold for our Reverse Mortgage . It was a great experience Jack took all the time we needed to understand the information about Reverse... read more

    thumb Peggy Jackson
    November 16, 2020

    Jack was easy to work with and eager to help with tips to speed the process along.

    thumb Ronald Toulme
    November 16, 2021

    Jack made the process almost enjoyable. Friendly, knowledgeable and very accessible. I’d rate him 6 stars.

    thumb Mal Glendinning
    April 16, 2023

    Jack Tenold has been so helpful, and made my journey, which turned out to be a long process, one of learning and very informative. I so appreciate his honesty... read more

    thumb Amelia Stanton
    November 16, 2022
  • Just got a reverse mortgage for my mother in order to keep her in her home with some paid help. Jack Tenold got the job done and was very encouraging,... read more

    thumb Grandmama Cary
    November 16, 2022

    Considering a Reverse Mortgage? When my sweet Mom’s financial position tightened and she began cutting her pills in half, we decided to explore the possibility of a Reverse Mortgage. By... read more

    thumb Linda Oien
    November 16, 2020

    Jack was very helpful and very knowledgeable in helping us get this done. We researched this for about a year and asked him many questions before we decided... read more

    thumb Michael Henry
    November 16, 2020

    In these times when trust is the first component of any relationship whether it be personal or business, I can honestly say that Jack Tenold holds up to the highest... read more

    thumb Nancy Flaherty
    November 16, 2020
  • Jack has provided me with excellent information regarding reverse mortgage issues for many years. He’s able to analyze these complex issues and provide guidance in a very understandable manner. Jack... read more

    thumb James Kalamon
    November 16, 2022

    Buying a new home is exciting, but all the paperwork can be daunting. Jack and Cheryl made the entire process rather enjoyable. They were extremely professional and truly made... read more

    thumb Bill and Tami Miller
    November 16, 2017

    My husband has been in a Family Home for the past 3 years at a cost of $5000 per month. I, Lyla Hatfield, was at whits end, even though my... read more

    thumb Lyla Hatfield
    November 16, 2020

    Jack made understanding and feeling comfortable with reverse mortgage a snap. He walked us through every page of the agreement. Super nice guy and checked in on us... read more

    thumb Rick Watson
    November 16, 2021
  • Jack was such a breath of fresh air! He took me through the whole process with constant updates. He is a wealth of knowledge and gives sound guidance.... read more

    thumb Christina Lewis
    October 16, 2023

    We were so pleased with Jack’s diligent, thorough and professional efforts while securing our new mortgage. He was great at communicating and handled details promptly and effectively. Jack is great... read more

    thumb Pamela Brown
    November 16, 2020

    Completed our Reverse Mortgate with outstanding results. VERY honest! provides full details with every step along the way. A rare find in today's market for sure. Highly recommend Mr. Tenold.

    thumb Doc Tom
    November 16, 2018

    Jack has been extremely helpful and professional in helping me obtain a reverse mortgage. The process was done quickly and efficiently. Highly recommend this gentleman and his wife Tanna!

    thumb Leslie LRson
    December 16, 2022
  • Jack does everything possible to work out the best arrangement for your needs. He’s also available to answer questions and offer guidance at the time you need it. This is... read more

    thumb shirley antak
    November 16, 2021

    Jack attended to our needs with financial expertise and mutual understanding. Taking us through the process and avoiding pitfalls along the way.

    thumb Bill Blanck
    November 16, 2020

    Definitely a 5 star guy. Did everything needed in a timely manner and just a good guy with excellent knowledge of all the details. Despite some unavoidable delays, my mortgage... read more

    thumb Steve Wood
    November 16, 2020

    We were clueless, almost, about Reverse Mortgages, and we had no idea who to call about it. We had seen Jack Tenold's regularly appearing ad in the Spokesman-Review, and... read more

    thumb Mitch Finley
    November 16, 2021
  • Our experience with Jack was so great. He went out of his way by meeting me in spots other then his office. He is easy to talk to and definitely... read more

    thumb Betty Jo P
    June 16, 2023

    Everything went very smoothly with no major problems

    thumb Wilbur Jackson
    November 16, 2021

Free Assessment

This Reverse Mortgage Calculator has been designed to help take the guess work out of your Reverse Mortgage research. It's quick, it's easy, and the more questions you answer - the more accurate your results

Scenario Examples

Reverse Mortgages can help you achieve any number of goals that you may have. Check out some examples of how people have benefited from or changed their lives with a reverse mortgage from us.

Common Questions

A Reverse mortgage is a loan available to seniors over the age of 62 which allows them to convert the equity in their home into cash. A reverse mortgage can also be used to purchase a home.
Senor couple setting on bench

Recent changes came to reverse mortgages, but don’t let them scare you.

1. A financial assessment
2. Additional documentation may include tax returns, payment histories and proof of assets.
3. LESA – Life Expectancy Set Aside – calculated during the application process means money held back for future property taxes and insurance.
4. Credit history (but not scores) will be considered.

Now is a good time and this is a good place to START for a complementary reverse mortgage loan comparison. You need the facts and figures to make good decisions and I will provide you with everything you need. There are no strings attached and you will be pleased with our fast and friendly service.