Home equity lenders, already having a banner year, are expecting this year's volume to top last years's by at least one-third. But the specialty lenders also worry about possible deterioration in the nation's economy.

Those were among key findings of a recent survey of home equity and subprime lenders by Home Equity News, a trade publication.

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