We compare mortgage interest rate and loan related closing costs at The First N.A. with other lenders for mortgages with similar borrower characteristics:
Interest Rate: similar to average (+0.04%)
Loan Related Closing Costs: similar to average (-$50)
Assessment: this lender tends to be a average cost lender.
This scoreboard is based on data reported to FFIEC. In the data, The First N.A. originated 595 mortgages, a national market share of 0.0%. It was primarily active in ME, with a 2.4% market share.
On average, The First N.A.’s interest rates were similar to those of comparable mortgages at other lenders (+0.04%).1The comparable mortgages control for The First N.A.’s distribution of loan term (e.g. 30 year vs 15 year), loan-to-value (LTV), debt-to-income (DTI), loan amount, loan program (e.g. Conforming/FHA), loan purpose (e.g. purchase/refinance), and county. Interest rate and loan related closing costs are estimated based on fixed rate mortgages only, whereas market shares include all purchase or refinance mortgages. Its average total loan related closing cost was $2961, which was similar to those of comparable mortgages at $3012, with a difference of -$50. Overall, we estimate that The First N.A. tends to be an average cost lender, with a cost-adjusted-rate difference of +0.03% compared to comparable mortgages at other lenders.2Cost adjusted rates were computed based on each percent of the loan amount in loan related closing costs being worth 1/6 of a percentage point in interest rate. Nevertheless, we recommend comparing your rate and fees with at least a few other lenders before signing with The First N.A..
The First N.A. originated Conforming mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming mortgages for refinances. We breakdown its interest rate and total loan related closing cost on by each of the mortgage types it originated below:
Home Purchase Mortgages from The First N.A. compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||+0.06%|
|Loan related Closing Cost Difference||+$24|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||+0.05%|
Based on the table above, The First N.A. is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming purchase mortgages.
Mortgage Refinancing from The First N.A. compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||+0.01%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||-$182|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.01%|
Based on the table above, The First N.A. is similar to other lenders for Conforming mortgage refinance.
Other information about The First N.A.:
Regulator: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC)
Top holder: FIRST BANCORP, INC., THE
Registered city and state: DAMARISCOTTA, ME, 04543