Here's a look at the state of home equity rates from Bankrate.com's weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts conducted May 26, 2010.
Home EquityRates: 5.63 percent (line of credit); 7.36 percent (loan)
Rates on home equity products split this week.
The average home equity line of credit, or HELOC, remained unchanged at 5.63 percent.
Meanwhile, home equity loan rates edged down 1 basis point, to 7.36 percent. That's the lowest rate since November 2005.
To find the best home equity loan rates in your area, check Bankrate's interactive tool.
-- Chris Kissell