We compare mortgage interest rate and loan related closing costs at First World Mortgage Corporation with other lenders for mortgages with similar borrower characteristics:
Interest Rate: similar to average (-0.04%)
Loan Related Closing Costs: higher than average (+$390)
Assessment: this lender tends to be a cheap lender.
This scoreboard is based on data reported to FFIEC. In the data, First World Mortgage Corporation originated 1576 mortgages, a national market share of 0.0%. It was most active in CT (2.6% market share), MA (0.0% market share), and RI (0.0% market share).
On average, First World Mortgage Corporation’s interest rates were similar to those of comparable mortgages at other lenders (-0.04%).3The comparable mortgages control for First World Mortgage Corporation’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 $5050, which was higher than those of comparable mortgages at $4661, with a difference of +$390. Overall, we estimate that First World Mortgage Corporation tends to be an cheap lender, with a cost-adjusted-rate difference of -0.36% compared to comparable mortgages at other lenders.4Cost 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 First World Mortgage Corporation.
First World Mortgage Corporation originated Conforming and FHA 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 First World Mortgage Corporation compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.07%||-0.02%|
|Loan related Closing Cost Difference||+$260||+$574|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.67%||+0.03%|
Based on the table above, First World Mortgage Corporation is cheap for Conforming purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for FHA purchase mortgages.
Mortgage Refinancing from First World Mortgage Corporation compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||+0.18%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||+$469|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||+0.25%|
Based on the table above, First World Mortgage Corporation is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming mortgage refinance.
Other information about First World Mortgage Corporation:
Regulator: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Registered city and state: West Hartford, CT, 06106