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Discover the equity locked in your home

Access the cash available in your home for virtually any need

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At the NIHFCU, we make it easy for you to use the equity in your home for needs such as home renovations/repairs, major purchases, debt consolidation, education expenses, medical bills, and more!

NIHFCU’s home equity products, whether a fixed loan or a line of credit, include these standard features:

  • Borrow against owner-occupied primary residences in MD, DC, NC, VA, and WV

  • NO NIHFCU or third party fees1

  • NO points

  • NO annual or application fees

  • Potential tax-deductions on interest paid2

Let us show you how easy it may be to get the cash you need. Get started with a complimentary, no obligaton equity check-up today, or:

Speak to a specialist
1-855-203-4747
Home Equity
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Home Equity Loan

Ideal for obtaining a lump-sum amount for a specific borrowing need, a Home Equity Loan provides both a fixed rate and term, a predictable payment, all of the standard features above, plus:

  • Rates as low as 4.24% (4.499% APR) 3.

  • Loan amounts from $5,000 to $250,0003

  • A fixed monthly payment amount over the life of the loan

Click here for all rates, terms and additional details.

Let us show you how easy it may be to get the cash you need. Get started with a complimentary, no obligation home equity check-up today, or:

Speak to a specialist
1-855-203-4747
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Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC)

Ideal for extra expenses, household needs or obligations, our two HELOC options provide immediate access to funds, tied directly to the equity in your home. Enjoy the standard options above, plus choose:

Traditional HELOC

  • Loan amounts from $10,000 to $500,0004

  • Borrow up to 100% of your homes’ equity

  • Variable rates starting as low as 5.250% APR 4

  • No minimum balance required

Prime -1% HELOC

  • Great option for larger/major purchases, projects and expenses

  • Loan amounts from $50,000 to $250,0005

  • Variable rates starting as low as 4.250% APR5 (Prime -1%).

  • Average minimum balance required for first 3 years 5

Click here for all rates, terms and additional details.

Let us show you how easy it may be to get the cash you need. Get started with a complimentary, no obligation home equity check-up today, or:

Speak to a specialist
1-855-203-4747
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Awesome HELOC Loan

I applied for a Home Equity Line of Credit a few months ago. I shopped around and discovered that the NIHFCU HELOC was the best for my needs. The rate was excellent, and the term was great. The service was very good as well.

Tom

Rockville, MD

Financial wellness begins and ends with the facts. Here’s what you need to know!
All disclosed rates and terms are subject to change without notice.
1 Features available on new Home Equity Loans and Lines of Credit originated on or after June 1, 2019. For most new Home Equity Loans and Lines of Credit, the NIHFCU will cover borrower’s third-party fees, excluding government recording fees and taxes. Loans and lines paid off and closed in less than three years from the loan closing date will require borrower to reimburse all third-party closing costs paid by the NIHFCU on borrower’s behalf. For loan amounts up to $500,000, closing costs typically range between $450 and $7,500. Closing costs depend on the location of the property, property type and the amount of the loan. Member pays all closing costs for purchase money loans.
2 The NIHFCU does not provide tax advice. See your tax advisor for details.
3 Home Equity Loans: APR = Annual Percentage Rate. The disclosed APR is for borrowers with excellent credit on owner-occupied single family and townhome property with a loan-to-value (LTV) up to 80%. All disclosed rates assume a 0.25% discount for automatic payment from an NIHFCU account. . If automatic payment ceases before loan is paid in full, the interest rate will increase by 0.25%. The actual rate will depend on the borrower’s credit score, LTV ratio, property type, automatic payment, and other factors we may lawfully consider. The maximum LTV for condominiums is 75%. Payment example: For a $10,000 Home Equity Loan for a term of 5 years @4.24% interest rate, the monthly payment will be $185.25.
MINIMUM LOAN AMOUNT: The minimum Home Equity Loan is $5,000.
MAXIMUM LOAN AMOUNT: The maximum Home Equity Loan is $250,000.
FEES AND CHARGES: Closing costs may range from $450 – $4,500 depending on property location and loan amount.
4 Traditional Line of Credit APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Rate disclosed is for borrowers with excellent credit on owner-occupied single family and townhome property with a loan-to-value (LTV) up to 80%. The variable rate will adjust to the greater of WSJ Prime Rate plus your margin, if any, or 4.00% (maximum interest rate/floor). Lifetime maximum variable APR is 18%. All disclosed rates assume a 0.25% discount for automatic payments from an NIHFCU account. If automatic payment ceases before line is paid in full and terminated, the interest rate will increase by 0.25%. The actual rate will depend on the borrower’s credit score, LTV ratio, property type, automatic payment, and other factors we may lawfully consider. The maximum LTV for condominiums is 75%.
MINIMUM LINE OF CREDIT: The minimum Traditional Home Equity Line of Credit is $10,000.
MAXIMUM LINE OF CREDIT: The maximum Traditional Home Equity Line of Credit is $500,000 for less than 85.01% LTV. The maximum Traditional Home Equity Line of Credit is $250,000 for 85.01% to 100.00% LTV.
FEES AND CHARGES: Closing costs may range from $450 to $7,500 depending on property location and loan amount. Ask about how NIHFCU can pay most or all of your closing costs.
5 Prime-1% Home Equity Lines of Credit: APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Rate disclosed is for borrowers with excellent credit on owner-occupied single family and townhome property with a loan-to-value (LTV) up to 80%. The variable rate will adjust to the greater of the WSJ Prime Index plus margin, if any, minus 1.00%, or 4.00% minimum interest rate/floor. Lifetime maximum variable APR is 18%. All disclosed rates assume a 0.25% discount for automatic payments from an NIHFCU account. If automatic payment ceases before line is paid in full and terminated, the interest rate will increase by 0.25%. The actual rate will depend on the borrower’s credit score, LTV ratio, property type, automatic payment and other factors we may lawfully consider. The maximum LTV for condominiums is 60%.
MINIMUM LINE OF CREDIT: The minimum Prime – 1% Home Equity Line of Credit for disclosed APR is $50,000.
MAXIMUM LINE OF CREDIT: The maximum Prime – 1% Home Equity Line of Credit for disclosed APR is $250,000.
MINIMUM AVERAGE MONTHLY BALANCE REQUIREMENT: For disclosed APR, borrower must maintain an average monthly balance on the line of credit of not less than $40,000 for the first 3 years following closing.
FEES AND CHARGES: Closing costs may range from $450 – $4,500 depending on property location and loan amount.

Prime-1% Home Equity Lines of Credit with a credit limit of less than $50,000 or with a credit limit above $250,000 will have higher APRs and other terms different from those disclosed. Visit our rates page for all rates and terms.