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by Burningmustard
Fri Aug 14, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Refinance Mega Thread
Replies: 10047
Views: 708184

Re: Refinance Mega Thread

No it's not. The HELOC is treated as a 2nd mortgage, and you replace the 1st and 2nd mortgages with 1 new mortgage. The sum balance on both is used to to calculate your LTV. I concur with Nic. It is considered a cash-out since the HELOC is an open-ended loan vs. a HEL (home equity loan, not line of...
by Burningmustard
Fri Aug 14, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Refinance Mega Thread
Replies: 10047
Views: 708184

Re: Refinance Mega Thread

Is refinancing a mortgage and HELCO into a single mortgage considered a cashout? Combined they are about 60% LTV. Thanks! Yes No it's not. The HELOC is treated as a 2nd mortgage, and you replace the 1st and 2nd mortgages with 1 new mortgage. The sum balance on both is used to to calculate your LTV....
by Burningmustard
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Refinance Mega Thread
Replies: 10047
Views: 708184

Re: Refinance Mega Thread

Is refinancing a mortgage and HELCO into a single mortgage considered a cashout? Combined they are about 60% LTV.

Thanks!
by Burningmustard
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: My LenderFi refinance is going well
Replies: 1751
Views: 162679

Re: My LenderFi refinance is going well

Is refinancing a mortgage and HELCO into a single mortgage considered a cashout? Thanks!
by Burningmustard
Fri Aug 07, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Refinance Mega Thread
Replies: 10047
Views: 708184

Re: Refinance Mega Thread

Home Value $460,000 Current Loan $190,000 (PenFed year 2 of 5/1 at 2.8125%) HELCO Balance $0 ($75K limit) We are wanting to do an addition that would be about $85K. Will pay about $25K out of pocket and borrow the rest. Is it better pay for the addition with the HELCO and then refinance the first a...
by Burningmustard
Fri Aug 07, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Refinance Mega Thread
Replies: 10047
Views: 708184

Re: Refinance Mega Thread

Home Value $460,000 Current Loan $190,000 (PenFed year 2 of 5/1 at 2.8125%) HELCO Balance $0 ($75K limit) We are wanting to do an addition that would be about $85K. Will pay about $25K out of pocket and borrow the rest. Is it better pay for the addition with the HELCO and then refinance the first an...