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 19, 2010.
Home EquityRates: 5.63 percent (line of credit); 7.37 percent (loan)
Rates on home equity products fell this week.
The average home equity line of credit, or HELOC, fell 3 basis points, to 5.63 percent.
Meanwhile, home equity loan rates fell 4 basis points, to 7.37 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.
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-- Chris Kissell