Are you considering getting a home equity line of credit, HELOC? If so, keep reading because we’re sharing some tips on how you can unlock the equity in your home at a low rate. Whether you’re making home improvements, financing a life event, or consolidating debt, you want to secure the lowest interest rate possible to help you save on the amount you borrow. Here’s how to get the best HELOC rate. Keep Up Your Credit Score As with any time you borrow money, your credit score will significantly impact your ability to qualify and the rate that lenders offer. You can use your HELOC funds for just about anything,… read more »
Archive for October, 2022
Home Equity Loans – What Are They and How To Qualify?
Most of us know there are many advantages associated with being a homeowner, including the ability to access the equity in your home through a home equity loan. Of course, being a homeowner doesn’t automatically qualify you for this type of loan. You must have a certain percentage of equity, plus the income and credit to support the loan. This article will walk you through what a home equity loan is, discuss the pros and cons, and outline what you may need to qualify for a home equity loan. What Is a Home Equity Loan? A home equity loan is a loan you take out against the equity in your… read more »
Home Improvements for Building Equity in Lancaster, PA
Central Pennsylvania’s property market continues to run red hot, which means it’s a great time to be a homeowner here in Lancaster. Even if you aren’t ready to sell just yet, strong housing prices mean every dollar spent on your home goes a little bit further. Here’s how to build equity in your home by making some smart choices about home improvements. How to Build Home Equity With Home Improvements Home improvements are a great way to get more out of your biggest investment — your house. With property prices still on the rise throughout Lancaster County, money spent on improvements that your family can enjoy today will be worth… read more »