91.5% of Homes in the US have Positive Equity

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CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that one million borrowers regained equity in their homes in 2015. The outlook for 2016 remains positive as well, as an additional 850,000 properties would regain equity if home prices rose another 5% this year.

The study also revealed:

95% of homes valued over $200,000 now have a positive equity position
87% of homes valued under $200,000 have entered a positive position

The 11.5% growth in home equity in Q4 marked the 13th consecutive quarter of double digit gains
Below is a map showing the percentage of homes with a mortgage, in each state, that have positive equity. (The states in gray have insufficient data to report.)
Positive Equity on the rise March 2016

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