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Borrow up to 95% of Your Home’s Value with a Home Equity Loan from Citadel.

Home Equity Loan

If you want a low, fixed-rate loan for a large purchase or project, consider Citadel’s home equity loan. You can borrow up to 95% of your primary home’s appraised value or 80% of your vacation home’s appraised value, minus outstanding mortgages ($10,000 minimum). At Citadel, we offer competitive interest rates on home equity loans and much more!

To learn more about our current rates on home equity loans or home equity loan requirements, contact us today!

In addition, if you need assistance on how to calculate home equity loan payments - we're here to help.

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Additional Features

  • Low Closing Costs
  • Fixed Monthly Payment
  • Online & Mobile Banking – Make payments and manage your loan account. Learn more.
  • Tax-Deductible Interest (Consult your tax advisor for details)
Best For...
Those who want a low, fixed-rate loan for a large purchase
Lower closing costs
Flexible terms
Generous loan amounts

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How much can I borrow from my home equity?

With interest rates at historical lows, it may make sense to consolidate some of your credit card and other personal debt into a new consolidated loan, typically a home-equity loan. Consolidation loans can significantly reduce your required monthly payment because they are generally amortized over 10 or 15 years. Use this debt consolidation calculator to determine how quickly you could get out of debt and how much interest you might save.

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Assumptions

Current market value of your home($)

$0 $1,000,000

Outstanding mortgage balance($)

$0 $1,000,000

Loan To Value (L.T.V)(0 to 90%)

0% 90%
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between a home equity loan and a home equity line of credit?

A Home Equity loan lets you borrow amounts based on the amount of equity you have in your home. This type of loan provides a lump sum of money up-front and the loan balance is paid back monthly, with a fixed payment amount and a fixed interest rate. A home equity loan is good for people who have an immediate and specific purpose for the funds, such as home improvements or a big-ticket purchase.

A Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) is an open-ended line of credit. A credit limit is set based on the amount of equity you have in your home and can be used whenever you need it. Unlike a home equity loan, once the balance of a HELOC is paid down, the line remains open. Your monthly payment will vary based on your outstanding balance and the variable interest rate. A HELOC is best suited for people who want access to funds in the case of an emergency, have children starting college, or perhaps plan to make a series of purchases or payments over time.

How do I calculate Home Equity loan payments?

To calculate Home Equity Loan payments you will want to follow the below steps:


Select BORROW > HOME EQUITY LOANS tabs. Scroll down and click the 'Start Calculator' tab to calculate payments.

 

What are Citadel's current interest rates on Home Equity loans?

To view Citadel's current interest rates for Home Equity Loans visit our Home Equity Loan's page under the 'Rates' table.

How do I decide what is the best home equity loan for me?

To decide which Home Equity Loan is best for you, contact one of Citadel's Mortgage Loan Experts.

What are Citadel's current rates on Home Equity Loans?

To view Citadel's current rates on Home Equity Loans you will want to visit our Home Equity Loan page under the 'Rates' tab.

What are Citadel's Home Equity Loans requirements?

Citadel's Home Equity Loan requirements are that you must live, work, worship or study in our charter area, must be for primary & secondary homes, must have enough equity in the home to qualify for a Home Equity Loan.

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*Agreements and Disclosures

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*Offers are subject to credit approval. APR=Annual Percentage Rate. Information accurate as of and may be withdrawn or subject to change without notice. Call (800) 666-0191 for current information. Loan to value (LTV) is determined by dividing all outstanding loan balances by the appraised value of the property. Loans above $250,000 will require borrower to purchase title insurance. All accounts, loans, and services are subject to approval and membership eligibility requirements. Loans are available on primary homes in PA, NJ, MD and DE. Consult your tax advisor about deductibility of interest. Adequate homeowner’s insurance coverage is required. Citadel is an equal opportunity lender.


Home Equity Line of Credit Terms and Fees: 6 Month introductory APR =2.49% for line amount of $100,000 or more, 2.99% $50,000-$99,999, 3.49% less than $49,999. Home equity line of credit APR is established using The Wall Street Journal Prime Rate 10 days prior to the end of the month and changes on the first of the following month. Current Prime Rate as of is 5.50%. Variable APR ranges from Prime - 0.51% (for lines $100,000 and above) to Prime + 3.99%, depending on credit, your final loan amount, loan term, loan to value and actual finance charges. Current home equity line of credit APR floor is 3.99%. Maximum APR is 18%. Maximum LTV = 90% with excellent credit. No upfront closing costs. If line is closed within three years after opening, there is a $250 early termination fee.


Home Equity Loan Terms and Fees: Home equity third party fees ($415-$1000). Maximum LTV = 95% with excellent credit.