Home Equity

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Put the investment you’ve made in your home to work with a home equity loan or a line of credit. You may enjoy flexible terms, the possibility of borrowing up to 100% of your home’s value, and a quick decision with no closing costs*.

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What Is Home Equity?  

Home equity is the difference between the appraised value of your home and the amount you still owe on your mortgage. 

What Can I Do With Home Equity? 

Borrowing against home equity gives you cash on hand to pay for things that matter, whether it’s a planned home remodel or an emergency need. There are two primary options: a fixed-rate home equity loan, or a home equity line of credit. 

Fixed-Rate Home Equity Loan

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Borrow what you need based on the value of the equity in your home. 

  • May be tax deductible (consult your tax advisor).
  • Good for large, expensive projects where a lump sum is necessary.
  • Fixed interest rate and payments for the term of the loan.
Home Equity Line Of Credit

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A line of credit is a flexible solution that works like a credit card. You borrow money when you need, rather than taking it out all at once. 

  • Draw as little as $300 or as much as your available credit line. 
  • Make payments only on the amount you’ve drawn. 
  • Low variable rates and payments.

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Call 800-666-8811, and press option 7. 

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Visit our Real Estate Center in Roanoke, or one of our retail center locations today.

We currently only lend in the state of Virginia. 

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Current members, apply by logging into Online Banking or by calling 800-666-8811.

*Member One standard closing costs waived except any attorney fees. Property insurance is required to open this loan. If loan is paid off within two years of closing, the member must reimburse the closing fees (ranging from $200-$2,000). APR means Annual Percentage Rate. All credit union loan programs, rates, terms, and conditions are subject to change at any time without notice. Approval subject to loan and property value, creditworthiness, and underwriting. Home equity loans: as of 6/1/19, the current APR is 4.49% and fixed for 5 yrs. OR 4.74% and fixed for 10 yrs. on owner-occupied single family detached primary residences only with a loan to property value of up to 80%. At current APR for 5 yrs. based on $100,000 borrowed, estimated monthly payment is $1868 OR 10 yrs. based on $100,000 borrowed, estimated monthly payment is $1,051. Origination and other fees, and loan amount may affect the APR. Home equity lines of credit: as of 6/1/19, the current APR is 2.74% and effective for 1 yr. following consummation; thereafter, the APR will adjust quarterly based on the index plus up to 3.74%. The index is the highest prime rate published in the Money Rates column of the Wall Street Journal. The minimum APR that may apply is 3.5%. The maximum APR that may apply is 15.00%. 

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