We compare mortgage interest rate and loan related closing costs at Chemecal Bank with other lenders for mortgages with similar borrower characteristics:
Interest Rate: lower than average (-0.10%)
Loan Related Closing Costs: lower than average (-$302)
Assessment: this lender tends to be a cheap lender.
This scoreboard is based on data reported to FFIEC. In the data, Chemecal Bank originated 8024 mortgages, a national market share of 0.1%. It was most active in MI (2.8% market share), OH (0.6% market share), and IN (0.2% market share).
On average, Chemecal Bank’s interest rates were lower than those of comparable mortgages at other lenders (-0.10%).1The comparable mortgages control for Chemecal Bank’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 $2843, which was lower than those of comparable mortgages at $3145, with a difference of -$302. Overall, we estimate that Chemecal Bank tends to be an cheap lender, with a cost-adjusted-rate difference of -0.14% 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 Chemecal Bank.
Chemecal Bank originated Conforming, FHA, Jumbo, USDA and VA mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming, FHA and VA 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 Chemecal Bank compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.07%||-0.26%||-0.03%||-0.20%||-0.12%|
|Loan related Closing Cost Difference||-$221||-$373||-$491||-$413||-$406|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.09%||-0.32%||-0.05%||-0.27%||-0.14%|
Based on the table above, Chemecal Bank is cheap for Conforming, FHA, USDA and VA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Jumbo purchase mortgages.
Mortgage Refinancing from Chemecal Bank compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.10%||-0.16%||-0.07%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||-$373||-$568||-$877|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.16%||-0.26%||-0.15%|
Based on the table above, Chemecal Bank is cheap for Conforming, FHA and VA mortgage refinance.
Other information about Chemecal Bank:
Regulator: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
Top holder: CHEMICAL FINANCIAL CORPORATION
Registered city and state: Troy, MI, 48084