We compare mortgage interest rate and loan related closing costs at Charles Schwab Bank with other lenders for mortgages with similar borrower characteristics:
Interest Rate: lower than average (-0.08%)
Loan Related Closing Costs: lower than average (-$1023)
Assessment: this lender tends to be a cheap lender.
This scoreboard is based on data reported to FFIEC. In the data, Charles Schwab Bank originated 2823 mortgages, a national market share of 0.0%. It was most active in CA (0.1% market share), DC (0.1% market share), and NV (0.1% market share).
On average, Charles Schwab Bank’s interest rates were lower than those of comparable mortgages at other lenders (-0.08%).1The comparable mortgages control for Charles Schwab 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 $4703, which was lower than those of comparable mortgages at $5726, with a difference of -$1023. Overall, we estimate that Charles Schwab Bank tends to be an cheap lender, with a cost-adjusted-rate difference of -0.11% 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 Charles Schwab Bank.
Charles Schwab Bank originated Jumbo mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Jumbo 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 Charles Schwab Bank compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.07%|
|Loan related Closing Cost Difference||-$542|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.09%|
Based on the table above, Charles Schwab Bank is cheap for Jumbo purchase mortgages.
Mortgage Refinancing from Charles Schwab Bank compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.10%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||-$1670|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.13%|
Based on the table above, Charles Schwab Bank is cheap for Jumbo mortgage refinance.
Other information about Charles Schwab Bank:
Regulator: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
Top holder: CHARLES SCHWAB CORPORATION, THE
Registered city and state: Henderson, NV, 89074