New Living Space, New You

Posted by Spring EQ on Sep 14, 2022 5:03:23 PM

With the red hot housing market cooling off—and home values across America making headlines—homeowners are reimagining their living spaces. What would you do to reinvent yours?

 

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity, home improvement, renovation, WFH

3 fast HELOC facts every homeowner should know

Posted by Spring EQ on Sep 13, 2022 5:29:35 PM


Of all the ways to access your home's equity, the Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) may be the most misundertstood. Is it right for you?

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity

Debt Consolidation Secret Weapon

Posted by Spring EQ on Jul 31, 2022 5:20:46 PM

With CNBC stating that nearly 60% of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck, it’s no surprise that credit card debt is on the rise.

 

This mounting debt against a backdrop of record inflation could create significant financial challenges for many homeowners. So what they can do?

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity, CashAccess, Financial Tips, Personal Finance, debt, debt consolidation, pay off debt

Basement Remodel Budget Tips

Posted by Spring EQ on Jul 25, 2022 3:58:15 PM

There are countless ways a finished basement can elevate your home—from home offices to guest rooms to movie rooms and more. With the right planning, your vision can become a reality. So if you're looking to add value to your home, finishing your basement could be a great option.

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity, CashAccess, home improvement, remodel, Financial Tips, Personal Finance, home design, home trends, home upgrade

Do You Know Your DTI?

Posted by Spring EQ on Jul 19, 2022 1:16:56 PM

When you apply for a home equity loan, most people know FICO and credit score will play into their ability to qualify for a loan. But are you aware of the effect your debt-to-income (DTI) ratio can have?

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity, CashAccess, Financial Tips, Personal Finance, CLTV, Cash Calculator, DTI, debt-to-income ratio, loan approval

Home Office Renovations

Posted by Spring EQ on Jul 14, 2022 2:47:45 PM

With many people continuing to WFH, the "home office space" continues to be on the minds of plenty of homeowners. Now, some of those who viewed their home office spaces as temporary are looking to set up a more permanent, specialized home office—in their garage.

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity, CashAccess, home improvement, renovation, CLTV, Cash Calculator, WFH

How Much Cash Can You Access?

Posted by Spring EQ on Jul 13, 2022 9:54:16 AM

How much equity can you access from your home? And what's the best way to access it? It's no secret home values have hit record highs. In fact, the Wall Street Journal says that tappable home equity rose to over $11 Trillion in the first quarter of 2022 alone.

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Topics: Cashout, HELOC, HomeEquity, CashAccess, home improvement, renovation, CLTV, Cash Calculator

For HELOCs, Is Your Bank The Best Choice?

Posted by Spring EQ on Mar 22, 2022 4:07:55 PM


When looking into any kind of mortgage loan, it's only natural to want to go where you feel comfortable. However, when homeowners obtain a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC), home equity loan or cash-out refinance from their existing bank or credit union, they sometimes miss out on potential savings, better offers and more flexible terms.

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Topics: Cashout, mortgage, HomeEquity, CashAccess

How Much Cash Can You Access?

Posted by Spring EQ on Mar 3, 2022 11:27:38 AM

What is your CLTV? And Why does it matter to Lenders?


The amount of cash you can access from your home is dependent on various lender requirements, with one of the most important being your CLTV, which means "combined loan-to-value" ratio.

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Topics: Cashout, mortgage, HomeEquity, CashAccess