Bankrate.com: Home equity Headlines
Information to help you smartly tap your home's equity.
Home remodeling on the rebound, led by millennials
Survey: These renovations are the most popular ones Americans plan to do.
Few options to tap the equity in Mom's empty house
With Mom's medical bills piling up, think creatively to make the most of her empty house.
Pros and cons of using 3 different types of debt
Credit cards, personal loans, home equity debt: We weigh upsides and downsides of each.
Use a personal loan for home improvements?
See 5 reasons why a personal loan beats a home equity loan or line of credit.
House-rich senior denied credit for home repairs
If you lack funds to repair your home, you still have at least 5 options.
5 questions to ask before tapping home equity
Here's what to figure out before getting a home equity loan or line of credit.
How can I deduct my home equity line of credit?
Whether or not you can deduct the interest on home equity depends on several factors.
Use home equity or cash to buy 2nd home?
Should you tap your home's equity or pay cash to make a down payment on a 2nd home?
3 ways to lose a HELOC, keep the house
When a HELOC is secured by your home, one of these options may help you to keep your property.
Tax break for using HELOC to help son buy home?
The rules for deducting interest on home equity are confusing. Here's how it works.
How much equity can you cash out of your home?
Homeowners considering cash-out refinances and HELOCs: Here's what you need to know.
3 things you need to tap home equity
Even with rising home prices, you'll still need these key ingredients to take cash out of your home.
Making a comeback: Home equity loans, HELOCs
As property values and mortgage rates rise, home equity loans and HELOCs heat up.
3 ways to refinance a HELOC
Your payments could go up drastically once your HELOC turns 10.
Video: What you need to know about home equity
Need to pay for a big expense? Learn how you can use your home equity to pay for it.