Homes & Real Estate / Home Equity Lines

  • What you need to know about home equity

      

    Home equity is a big deal. In fact, the Federal Reserve reports that total home equity grew by $1.165 trillion between 2014 and 2015; today, home equity accounts for 56.9% of household real...

  • Should you finance your business with a home equity loan?

      

    The small business sector of the US is often called "the backbone of the economy," and the "engine of job creation." Its importance is the reason the Small Business...

  • 5 design tricks for a small kitchen

      

    The American kitchen has doubled in size over the last three decades, growing to an average of 300 square feet. These days, the kitchen is not only where we cook, but where we entertain, where the...

  • 5 funniest home improvement mishaps from the movies

      

    Have you ever watched a movie, saw a scene that made you cringe, and thought, "Thank goodness that's not me"? When it comes to home renovations or projects - and the accidents that...

  • When Does a HELOC Make Sense in Your Life?

      

    For the first time since the real estate bubble, your ability to borrow against the value of your home is returning. This is significant because over the last 8 years, there was almost no home...

  • Is a Reverse Mortgage a good deal for you?

      

    Retired homeowners strapped for cash are turning to Reverse Mortgages. But there are large fees the celebrity spokepeople aren't telling you about...

  • The only time to take out a HELOC loan

      

    Your ability to borrow against the value of your home is returning. But there's only one circumstance when you should ever consider doing a Home Equity Line of Credit.

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