Equity Builder Loan

  • Take a Home Equity Loan against your home for up to 90% of its “After-Improved Value”
  • Low Closing Costs
  • Low Fixed Interest Rates
  • Renovation Limits up to $75,000
  • Flexible Terms up to 20 years
  • Locally Processed & Serviced

This loan requires a $500 upfront appraisal fee, with no other fees or costs, it can be in either first or second lien position. This product allows for funds to be taken out for renovation projects that will be completed by licensed contractors, allowing for up to 90% LTV of the property’s after improved value. Funds will be held by the credit union and disbursed directly to contractors as needed, final completion of work will be verified prior to the final disbursement of funds. Further qualifications include the requirement of the borrower to have at least 10% existing equity in the property, prior to the renovations. Limited to 1-4 unit, owner occupied homes not listed for sale, residentially zoned properties located in Connecticut or Rhode Island, with a maximum loan amount of $75,000. Rates listed above are for 800 minimum credit score.

Low fixed rates,
low closing costs!


In order to process your application, you must answer the question below. Questions answered dishonestly will result in your application being denied.




Are you a current member of CorePlus Credit Union or do you live, work, or worship in New London County, Connecticut or Windham County, Connecticut?