We compare mortgage interest rate and loan related closing costs at Bank of Utah with other lenders for mortgages with similar borrower characteristics:
Interest Rate: similar to average (-0.01%)
Loan Related Closing Costs: similar to average (+$34)
Assessment: this lender tends to be a average cost lender.
This scoreboard is based on data reported to FFIEC. In the data, Bank of Utah originated 1060 mortgages, a national market share of 0.0%. It was most active in UT (1.0% market share), ID (0.0% market share), and WY (0.0% market share).
On average, Bank of Utah’s interest rates were similar to those of comparable mortgages at other lenders (-0.01%).1The comparable mortgages control for Bank of Utah’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 $4573, which was similar to those of comparable mortgages at $4539, with a difference of +$34. Overall, we estimate that Bank of Utah tends to be an average cost lender, with a cost-adjusted-rate difference of -0.01% 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 Bank of Utah.
Bank of Utah originated Conforming, FHA and USDA 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 Bank of Utah compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||+0.00%||-0.05%||+0.04%|
|Loan related Closing Cost Difference||+$244||-$1680||-$1166|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||+0.02%||-0.21%||-0.08%|
Based on the table above, Bank of Utah is cheap for FHA and USDA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Conforming purchase mortgages.
Mortgage Refinancing from Bank of Utah compared to other lenders
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.02%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||+$1166|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||+0.08%|
Based on the table above, Bank of Utah is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming mortgage refinance.
Other information about Bank of Utah:
Regulator: Federal Reserve System (FRS)
Top holder: BOU BANCORP, INC.
Registered city and state: Ogden, UT, 84401