About NRMLA

The National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association (NRMLA) is the national voice of the reverse mortgage industry, serving as an educational resource, policy advocate and public affairs center for lenders and related professionals. NRMLA was established in 1997 to enhance the professionalism of the reverse mortgage business.

Our over 240 member companies make and service more than 90 percent of all reverse mortgages in the FHA reverse insured market and 100% of private label jumbo reverse mortgage throughout the U.S.

NRMLA Membership includes: lenders, servicers, counselors, attorneys, technology providers, secondary market participants, title companies, appraisal companies, and global equity release partners.

Media Partnerships

NRMLA Annual Media Partnerships provide you with widespread exposure throughout the year in our publications, at our conferences, and in our advertising. They distinguish your company as a key participant in our industry and support NRMLA’s ongoing communication efforts. In our coverage of the industry, we keep a sharp focus on our media partners.

*If contract is signed in 2023, one or more of your ads will appear in the 2024 issue(s)

Editorial Calendar

IssueEDITORIALAd CloseArt DueApprox. Mail Date
January/
February
Issue Theme: Milestones and Member Focus
Cover Feature: Longest serving NRMLA members and their perspective on the evolution of the reverse mortgage industry
Nov. 13, 2023Nov. 20, 2023Jan. 3, 2024
March/AprilIssue Theme: Sales & Marketing
Cover Feature: Efforts to expand the market for the reverse mortgage industry
Jan. 17, 2024Jan. 24, 2024March 1, 2024
May/JuneIssue Theme: Older Americans Month
Cover Feature: Status of Social Security and Medicare particularly during this election year
Mar. 20, 2024Mar. 27, 2024May 2, 2024
July/AugustIssue Theme: Recruitment & Retention
Cover Feature: Impact of the contraction of the reverse mortgage industry on recruitment
May 14, 2024May 21, 2024Jun. 28, 2024
September/
October
Issue Theme: Servicing & Loan Administration
Cover Feature: In-depth look at Celink and how it is handling the HUD servicing contract
Jul. 19, 2024Jul. 26, 2024Aug. 30, 2024
November/
December
Issue Theme: 2025 Look Ahead
Cover Feature: Roundup of leaders’ views on 2024 and 2025
Sept. 19, 2024Sept. 26, 2024Nov. 1, 2024

Reverse Mortgage Magazine

We’re also digital! Buy a print ad and see your ad in the digital edition for free. The last two digital editions have seen over 8,000 views- don’t miss out reaching this audience! 

BiMonthly

Frequency
(6 issues per year)

2,500

Circulation

The multi-award-winning Reverse Mortgage—NRMLA’s flagship magazine—is the one publication that digs deeply into developments in our industry. Our distinguished team of journalists report on a level our industry needs to look forward and back and to understand its own impact. While other publications report, Reverse Mortgage magazine analyzes. 

Reach an Audience of Decision Makers

Reverse Mortgage is distributed to all NRMLA member delegates and at reverse mortgage industry events. The magazine is read by loan originators and loan servicers, as well as senior-level executives who oversee their company’s reverse mortgage operations, vendors, counselors, federal and local government officials, and the press. A PDF copy of each newsletter is saved to the Members Only section of NRMLAOnline.org, so that other employees of a NRMLA member firm can view the contents.

Rates and Specs

Individual Ad Rates

4-Color1x Member Rates1x non-member rates
Full Page$3,190$3,828
1/2 Page$1,595$1,914
1/3 Page$1,290$1,548

Ad Sizes

PlacementSizeIndesign
Template
Two Page Spread with BleedBleed: 17.5″x11.25″
Trim: 17″x11″
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Full Page with BleedBleed: 8.75″ x 11.25″
Trim: 8.5″ x 11″
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1/2 Page HorizontalHorizontal: 7.5″ x 4.625″Download Now
1/2 Page VerticalVertical: 3.5″ x 9.75″Download Now
1/3 Page7.5″ x 3.25″Download Now
1/4 Page3.25″ x 4.625″Download Now
*all full page ads must have a bleed

Promotional E-blasts

$850
Inventory: (1) per month

Let NRMLA send an email blast to our membership as sponsored content. New products and services that you want the industry to know about right now can be sent in an email.

Materials Requirements

  • Fully designed, ready-to-send email in an HTML file (use a testing service such as litmus to confirm html validation and deliverability of code)
  • All images and fonts need to be linked to the appropriate files hosted on your servers (no local files)
  • All hyperlinks need to be embedded
  • Subject line for the email

General Requirements

  • All content is subject to review by NRMLA editorial advisers.
  • Footer to include Company Name, Valid Postal Address, Email Address
  • Any facts or statistics must be published in a peer-reviewed publication and cited in the ad.
  • The word “Advertorial” or “Advertisement” must appear at the top or bottom of the ad.
  • Necessary alterations are the responsibility of and at the expense of the advertiser.
  • Materials that do not meet stated advertising specifications will be rejected.

Ask your account executive for submission processes and deadlines.

Webinars

$3,000
Inventory: (6) per year

Purchase a 60-minute time slot (scheduled date and time to be coordinated between presenter and NRMLA) to connect directly with 300-500* NRMLA members. Webinar sponsor will provide** the presenters, topic, content and any additional materials (slide deck, etc.) for the webinar, which will be promoted by NRMLA’s full membership via email with your logo. Attendance to webinars is free for both members and non-members.

*Based on 2020 attendance data. Webinar attendance is not guaranteed.
**Topic and webinar materials are subject to NRMLA review and approval.

Weekly Report eNewsletter

2,500

Circulation

Sent to NRMLA members

27%

Avg. Open Rate

Weekly Report is the primary means for communicating with NRMLA members about timely market trends, senior issues, legislative and regulatory updates, and other NRMLA activities.

The eNewsletter is distributed every Thursday at 8:00 PM EST. 

PlacementSpecsRate
Weekly Report 
Banner
1200x300px
Click through URL
$300 per week
Weekly Report 
Featured Image
1000x600px$250 per week

*JPG, PNG or GIF accepted, RGB

Conferences At A Glance

NRMLA’s 2023 meetings will bring together the best and brightest in reverse mortgage. As we welcome attendees to this year’s events, sponsors and attendees alike will see unique ways to stay connected and share ideas on navigating the current world.

NRMLA events attract hundreds of attendees – don’t miss the opportunity to connect with the industry!

Western Regional MeetingSouthern Regional MeetingAnnual Meeting
Date(s)2024 Info Coming Soon!2024 Info Coming Soon!September 23 – 25, 2024
LocationSan Diego, CA
Digital Program Book DeadlineAugust 22, 2024
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2024 Premier Patron Package

$35,000
SOLD

For the patron looking to support NRMLA in every way, the Premier Patron package provides the highest visibility at each NRMLA event and a webinar of your choice.

This is an exclusive opportunity available to only ONE COMPANY PER YEAR.

Benefits

Top tier recognition at ALL 2024 NRMLA meetings, including:

  • Recognition on the NRMLA website as Premier Patron of all meetings
  • Logo placement above and larger than other patron logos on the NRMLA website, advance eMarketing and digital conference books
  • Logo appears on slideshows during breaks
  • One (1) promotional eblast per event (must be distributed within 3 weeks of the event)
  • Acknowledgement in the conference welcome sessions
  • Advance and post meeting registration lists
  • Inside front cover (cover 2) position for all conference books

Additional recognition at the Annual Meeting only:

  • Company “hosts” a conference session (approximately 50 minutes). Date and time to be determined by NRMLA.

One (1) webinar to take place before the end of calendar year 2024.

Interested in learning more? Ask Natalie how this can be implemented into your 2024 plans!  

Annual Meeting & Expo

September 24-26, 2024
San Diego, CA

Patron Tiers

Patron Opportunities are limited to NRMLA Members, at this time.
For membership pricing please contact Hannah Sievers at hsievers@dworbell.com

Premium PatronDiamond PatronGold PatronSilver Patron
InventorySOLD OUT7 Available7 AvailableAvailable
Price$11,900$8,900$7,000
Private Meeting Roomxx
8’x10′ Tabletop Exhibit Space (includes one (1) 6′ skirted/draped table)xxx
Complimentary Full Conference RegistrationsEight (8)Six (6)Five (5)Two (2)
Discounted (50%) registrations to extend to non-membersUp to ten (10)Up to eight (8)Up to five (5)
Logo recognition at General Sessionxxxx
Logo on conference website and email marketingxxxx
Conference book advertisingCover 2/Inside Front CoverOne (1) Full Page
Opportunity to Upgrade
One (1) Half Page
Opportunity to Upgrade
One (1) Half Page
Opportunity to Upgrade
Advance attendee listxxxx
2024 Webinar to NRMLA MembersX
Does not occur during the Annual Meeting.
Promotional EblastOne (1)
Must be distributed within 3 weeks of event.

A LA CARTE opportunities

All a la carte opportunities below come with:

  • Two (2) complimentary full conference registrations
  • Logo on the conference signage
  • Logo on the conference website and email marketing
  • Digital conference book recognition
  • Advance attendee list

NRMLA Welcome Reception | $4,000

One Available

Tuesday, September 24th

Luncheon | $3,500

One Available

Wednesday, September 25th

Breakfast | $2,500

Wednesday, September 25th or Thursday, September 26th

CRMP Lunch or Breakfast | $2,000

One Available

Breakfast Availability- Wednesday, September 25th or Thursday, September 26th

Lunch Availability- Wednesday, September 25th

Networking Break with Snacks | $2,000

One Available

Tuesday, September 24th

Refreshment opportunities

All refreshment opportunities below come with:

  • One (1) high top for collateral
  • Logo on the conference signage
  • Logo on the conference website and email marketing
  • Digital conference book recognition
  • Advance attendee list

Hydration Station | $4,000

Tuesday, September 24th, Wednesday, September 25th or Thursday, September 26th

Coffee Station | $4,500

Tuesday, September 24th or Wednesday, September 25th or Thursday, September 26th

Breakout Session | $3,500

Tuesday, September 24th, Wednesday, September 25th or Thursday, September 26th

Session Opportunities

Patron to provide a brief description of their company and introduce the session. All session opportunities below come with:

  • One (1) complimentary full conference registration
  • Advance attendee list

Keynote Speaker | Contact us for pricing

Includes opportunity for company representative to introduce the speaker as well as logo exposure on screens and keynote session signage. Unavailable if the speaker is a government official.

Patron Stage LIVE | $2,000 – 2 available

Includes opportunity to provide up to a 30-minute presentation from the stage. Includes access to a microphone.

Material Opportunities

Material item is provided by the patron.

Hotel Key Cards | $5,500

Lanyards | $3,500

Conference Bags | $2,750

Pens | $2,000

Notepads | $1,500

Conference Bag Inserts | $1,000 each

Conference Book Advertising

Artwork Due: Aug. 22, 2024

The digital conference book will serve as an onsite resource for all attendees.
All ads should be submitted as a PDF (high resolution JPEG also accepted) in full color with no bleeds.
Advertisers must be NRMLA members.

SizePrice
Cover 2/Inside Front Cover5″x8″SOLD
Cover 3/Inside Back Cover5″x8″$1,500
Cover 4/Outside Back Cover5″x8″$3,000
Full Page5″x8″$1,000
Half Page (Horizontal)5″x3.75″$800

Western Regional Meeting

June 6, 2023
Sonesta | Irvine, CA

Southern Regional Meeting

July 13, 2023
Sonesta | Austin, TX

Patron Tiers

Gold PatronSilver Patron
WESTERN InventoryLimit: 6Available
SOUTHERN InventoryTBDTBD
Price$4,000$2,500
Complimentary RegistrationsFour (4)Two (2)
Logo recognition at general sessionsxx
Logo on conference website and email marketingxx
Digital conference book advertisingOne (1) full pageOne (1) half page
Exhibit SpaceOne (1) tabletop (includes 1 6′ skirted/draped table)
Advance attendee listxx
Discounted (50%) registrations to extend to non-membersUp to ten (10)Up to five (5)

A LA CARTE

Cocktail Reception | $3,000
An exclusive opportunity to promote and position your company as the leader in the industry. Includes logo exposure on event signage.

Official Mobile App | $1,000
The official mobile app will be a critical resource used by attendees onsite when planning their schedules and navigating the event. Includes logo recognition.

Lunch | $3,000
An exclusive opportunity to promote and position your company during a 3-minute speaking presentation.

AM/PM Break | $1,000 (1) available
Sponsor can supply branded paper coffee cups. Sponsor is responsible for shipping to the hotel.

Individual Material Items – EXCLUSIVE (max. 1 patron)
Choose from:

  • Lanyards for Name Badges | $1,500*
  • Conference Pens | $1,500*
  • Conference Notepads | $1,500*
  • Conference Totes | $1,500*

*Note: patron is responsible for creating, producing and delivering these Items to the conference. Only one of each item is available for sponsorship.

CONFERENCE BOOK ADVERTISING

The digitail conference book will serve as an onsite resource for all attendees. Advertisers must be NRMLA members.

Artwork Due: Western: 5/16 | Southern: 6/22

PositionSizePrice
Cover 2 (inside front) SOLD OUT5″x8″$1,000
Cover 3 (inside back)5″x8″$1,000
Cover 4 (outside back)5″x8″$1,000
Full Page5″x8″$750
Half Page (horizontal)5″x3.75″$500

EXPAND your reach with a Promotional Eblast | $850

Contact your NRMLA account executive today!

Natalie Matter Bellis
Account Executive
717.580.8184

natalie.matterbellis@theYGSgroup.com
Schedule a Meeting

Digital Ad Deadlines

2024 Digital Ad Deadlines

Month ad is
running in
Art deadline
January12/12
February1/12
March2/15
April3/15
May4/12
June5/15
July6/14
August7/12
September8/15
October9/13
November10/15
December11/15

2025 Digital ad deadlines

Month ad is
running in
Art deadline
January12/13
February1/13
March2/17
April3/17
May4/15
June5/15
July6/16
August7/15
September8/15
October9/15
November10/15
December11/17

Sponsored Eblast Deadlines

Must provide materials two weeks before your send date.

Ad Submission Requirements

  • Send digital ad materials to: sendmyad@theygsgroup.com
  • When emailing us your materials, please include the client acronym in your subject line.
  • All advertisers are subject to review and publisher’s advertising policies.
  • Necessary alterations are the responsibility of and at the expense of the advertiser. All materials must be submitted in accordance with the published deadlines and meet the criteria stated in the advertising policy.

Media Terms & Conditions

All advertisements are subject to the approval of the Publisher.

Advertiser indemnifies The YGS Group and NRMLA against losses or liabilities arising from this advertising. The YGS Group assumes no liability whatsoever, except to the extent of a one-time paid advertisement of the same specification, in the next or similar publication, if any proven or admitted errors or omissions have occurred. Full payment is due net 30 days upon receipt of the invoice. Interest shall be charged at 2% per month compounded to yield 26.82% per year on overdue accounts. A charge of $30.00 will be levied against all returned checks. Revisions to previously submitted ad copy are subject to additional charges. In the event of a contract cancellation, the advertiser/or agency agrees to repay The YGS Group any discounts granted on multiple insertions less any discount applicable for the number of insertions completed in the contract. All cancellations must be received in writing prior to the advertising sales deadline. All premium positions are noncancelable. Prices are net of agency commission. Ads may also appear in an online version of the publication(s). The YGS Group is not responsible for errors if a hard copy proof is not submitted with the electronic file. 

Ad Submission Info

PRINT REQUIREMENTS AND FORMATS

  • A high-resolution PDF/X-1a file is required for all ads.
  • Colors must be CMYK. No ICC profiles, RGB, or Pantone colors.
  • Resolution of all photography and scanned illustrations must be at least 300 dpi. Line art should be 600 dpi.
  • Vital copy and images must be at least 1/8” away from trim. Spread ads must have at least 3/8” total gutter.
  • Materials should be submitted without crop marks, but full-page ads should include the required 1/8” bleed.
  • All fonts used must be embedded in the PDF file.
  • Using the bold, italic, or other style keys is not encouraged. Please use the bold or italic version of the font. (For example, instead of making Adobe® Garamond bold with the style key, use the actual font for Adobe® Garamond Bold.)
  • Flatten all layers and set transparency to highest setting.
  • Ads must be suitable to print as-is. Association is not responsible for any errors in content.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Materials that do not meet the stated advertising specifications will be rejected.
  • Necessary alterations are the responsibility of and at the expense of the advertiser. All materials must be submitted in accordance with the published deadlines and meet the criteria stated in the advertising policy.

FOR PRINT SUBMISSION

For instructions on how to upload your A high-resolution PDF/X-1a file, click here.

FOR DIGITAL SUBMISSION

For digital submission please email sendmyad@theygsgroup.com or you may upload directly into our submission portal.

For questions about your ad or the portal or if you need an invite, please reach out to sendmyad@theygsgroup.com.

For instructions on how to upload your file, click here.

PRODUCTION CONTACT

sendmyad@theygsgroup.com

The YGS Group
3650 West Market Street
York, PA 17404
Tel: 717.505.9701