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Meet YourReverse Mortgage SpecialistJill Landwehr

Born and raised in Wisconsin, Jill Landwehr has firmly established herself in the Midwest. Her keen attention to detail initially led her to earn a degree in accounting. However, Jill’s career took a significant turn in 2012 when she entered the mortgage industry, where her true passion emerged: demystifying reverse mortgage loans, also known as Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECMs).

Jill’s diverse experience in the mortgage field has always drawn her back to a focus on products that benefit older generations. She deeply respects seniors' contributions and is committed to helping them understand how to access their home equity safely. “Our elders have worked tirelessly to acquire their homes, which are more than just financial assets; they’re symbols of years of dedication,” says Jill. “They deserve to know how to use their home equity in the safest and most effective ways.”

Dedicated to educating homeowners and prospective buyers over 62 about the evolving HECM product, Jill believes that when used appropriately, reverse mortgages can provide crucial access to home equity, help preserve assets during retirement and offer greater financial peace of mind.

Partnering with Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation, Jill aligns with a company that shares her commitment to exceptional service. Fairway’s core values, which include humility, growth, fun, creating amazing experiences, speedy response, wise counsel, respect, service, consistent communication and a family-focused approach, resonate deeply with Jill.

Fairway’s #1 rating for Mortgage Origination Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power in 2023 underscores their dedication to quality service, and Jill is proud to offer a variety of mortgage loan options through Fairway. Licensed in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Minnesota, Jill Landwehr is eager to guide clients toward their best mortgage solutions.

Based in Madison, WI


What Fairway customers are saying *

My wife and I really appreciated the huge financial help from Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation. Our lives have been better than before. Thank you again.

Donald Y.

Fairway was always professional, expedient, and truthful about the process of obtaining a reverse mortgage loan. No part of the process was concealed or confusing. It was a pleasure to work with Fairway and its representative.

Sandra H.

This is an invaluable loan for seniors. The staff was terrific helping us navigate through the process and explaining the benefits this provides.

Gwen R.

What is a Reverse Mortgage Loan?

A reverse mortgage is a unique loan that allows those 62 years of age and older to convert a portion of the equity they have built up in their homes into cash and defer repayment until they pass away or move out. The loan can provide you with cash that you can use now, help you develop a line of credit, and more, giving you more financial flexibility in retirement.

Benefits of A Reverse Mortgage

There are many incredible benefits to this unique loan, and it can be a great way way for you to feel secure in your retirement and provide you with the financial freedom you are looking for.


  • No monthly mortgage payments except for taxes, insurance, and maintenance
  • Growing line of credit (applies to unused funds)
  • Increased discretionary cash flow
  • Can sell YOUR home at any time
  • Does not require payment until last living borrower permanently leaves the home
  • Bridge the medicare gap
  • Increase your purchasing power

Benefits of working with a Fairway loan officer in Madison, WI

We Deliver On Customer Service

Our customers experience some of the fastest turn times in the industry. The Fairway reverse mortgage loan process is designed to exceed expectations, provide satisfaction and earn your trust.

Specialized Training

Each Fairway loan officer is required to attend live training classes before he or she can originate a reverse mortgage loan. Our Reverse mortgage planners have access to a dedicated support staff and ongoing weekly educational training calls.

National In-Person Appointments

Fairway has offices located nationwide with trained reverse mortgage planners, giving us the ability to meet with you in a face-to-face setting.

Who We Serve


You invested so much into your home and future, and retirement is meant to be a time where you can reap those benefits. With a reverse mortgage, Fairway can help you convert the equity in your home into useable, nearly tax-free funds.

Financial Advisors

With Fairway Mortgage, we can help your clients secure smart financial decisions when it comes to reverse mortgages and their retirement planning. We are proud to be a trusted resource for financial advisors and their senior clients.


The Fairway team is proud to be the top reverse mortgage partners for Realtors. With our years of experience, we will be there every step along the way, from the vital pre-approval process to a smooth, surprise-free closing.

Reverse Mortgage Resources

The Fairway team wants you to have convenient access to all of the details you need regarding reverse mortgages and has prepared a variety of resources that can help you along your planning journey.

Calculate Your Reverse Mortgage

Reverse Mortgage Myths & Facts

Reverse Mortgage Brochure

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