How to Use Your Home Equity To Pay For A Move Posted by Gina Brown on Friday, April 8, 2022 at 2:00 PM By Gina Brown / April 8, 2022 Comment Share If you’re a homeowner, your net worth has gotten a big boost. That’s because recent home price appreciation has increased your equity. Your equity grows as you pay down your loan and as your home increases in value. Over the past year, the average homeowner’s equity grew by $55,300. Ready to sell? Let’s connect to talk about how you can use that equity to fuel your next move.