Here's a look at the state of home equity rates from Bankrate.com's weekly national survey of large banks and thrifts conducted April 21, 2010.
Home EquityRates: 5.7 percent (line of credit); 7.6 percent (loan)
Rates on home equity products split this week.
The average home equity line of credit, or HELOC, rose 4 basis points, to 5.7 percent.
Meanwhile, home equity loan rates slid 9 basis points, to 7.6 percent. That's the lowest rate since April 2006.
To find the best home equity loan rates in your area, check Bankrate's interactive tool.
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-- Chris Kissell