Everything you need to know aboutHome Equity

Peter Warden
- 6 min read

My second mortgage rate is too high! What should I do?

There are many reasons a home buyer or homeowner might take on a not-great second mortgage, home equity loan (HEL) or home equity line of credit (HELOC). If you’ve got one, you might be experiencing borrower’s remorse. So what can you do about a bad second mortgage rate today?

Erik J. Martin
- 4 min read

Home renovation: Expect the unexpected

Nearly half of those have ever bought a home experienced an unexpected home renovation during the first year. Here’s how to prepare for the unexpected.

Peter Warden
- 5 min read

3 mistakes to avoid when getting a second mortgage

Second mortgages are loans against your home taken out after your primary home loan (your first mortgage). Thy can be a great source of cheap money, but things can go wrong. Here’s what to watch out for.

Peter Warden
- 19 min read

Best home equity loan lenders for 2019

If you like the mortgage you have, but want to cash out some of your equity, check out this list of best banks for home equity loans for 2019.

Erik J. Martin
- 5 min read

Home equity can make you rich: Here’s how

Building home equity is important, why finding a home with the potential to become equity rich is also important. Learn how to increase home equity here.