home equity

Generation X homeowners recover most equity since last recession

Baby boomers and millennials usually grab most of the headlines as the biggest movers and shakers in real estate, but…

4 years ago

Home equity is growing, but homeowners refuse to tap into it

With home prices continuing to rise, homeowners are becoming increasingly “equity rich”. But that hasn’t tempted many to take advantage…

4 years ago

Why seniors should consider a reverse mortgage

The reverse mortgage deserves closer scrutiny. It’s usefulness for seniors has improved recently due to mandatory education, tighter eligibility requirements…

5 years ago

What to consider with a Second Mortgage

However, some homeowners that have gotten over the huge bust of the last of the last cycle when so many…

5 years ago

CoreLogic: Half a million homeowners regained equity in Q2

CoreLogic had some good news for the economy in its latest equity report, revealing that just over 548,000 homeowners regained…

6 years ago

Millenials more likely to tap into their home’s equity

Millenial homeowners in the 30-34 year old age bracket are twice as likely to take out a home equity loan…

6 years ago

5 Reasons to Get a Home Equity Loan

As you pay off the initial mortgage and the value of your property rises, you accrue equity that you can…

6 years ago

No. of underwater homes declines as sales volumes and prices surge

Housing data from RealtyTrac shows that the number of homes considered to be “seriously underwater”, or at least 25 percent…

7 years ago

Thinking of Accessing Your Home Equity? Things You Should Know

Before the recession, many people were able to tap into their home equity but all this changed during the last…

8 years ago

Home Equity Rises, But Is It Enough?

About 312,000 residential properties regained equity in the first quarter of this year, raising the total of residential properties with…

8 years ago