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.