Home equity line of credit originations are in the midst of a comeback, fueled by the rise in home prices, according to a white paper released by Experian.

As of the fourth quarter of 2015, HELOC originations were at $43.03 billion, 111% higher than five years earlier, Experian reported in the paper released Thursday. Meanwhile, only 0.49% of consumers with an open HELOC were between 90 and 180 days past due, in line with pre-recession levels.

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