Is The Farmers National Bank of Canfield An Expensive Mortgage Lender?

We compare mortgage interest rate and loan related closing costs at The Farmers National Bank of Canfield with other lenders for mortgages with similar borrower characteristics:

Interest Rate: similar to average (-0.02%)
Loan Related Closing Costs: similar to average (+$215)
Assessment: this lender tends to be a average cost lender.

This scoreboard is based on data reported to FFIEC. In the data, The Farmers National Bank of Canfield originated 1076 mortgages, a national market share of 0.0%. It was most active in OH (0.5% market share), PA (0.0% market share), and WY (0.0% market share).

On average, The Farmers National Bank of Canfield’s interest rates were similar to those of comparable mortgages at other lenders (-0.02%).1The comparable mortgages control for The Farmers National Bank of Canfield’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 $3167, which was similar to those of comparable mortgages at $2952, with a difference of +$215. Overall, we estimate that The Farmers National Bank of Canfield 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 The Farmers National Bank of Canfield.

The Farmers National Bank of Canfield 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 Farmers National Bank of Canfield compared to other lenders

Conforming
Interest Rate Difference +0.00%
Loan related Closing Cost Difference +$222
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference +0.05%

Based on the table above, The Farmers National Bank of Canfield is similar to other lenders for Conforming purchase mortgages.

Mortgage Refinancing from The Farmers National Bank of Canfield compared to other lenders

Conforming
Interest Rate Difference -0.07%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference +$197
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference -0.07%

Based on the table above, The Farmers National Bank of Canfield is cheap for Conforming mortgage refinance.

Other information about The Farmers National Bank of Canfield:

Regulator: Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) 
Top holder: FARMERS NATIONAL BANC CORP.
Registered city and state: NILES, OH, 44446

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1. The comparable mortgages control for The Farmers National Bank of Canfield’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.
2. Cost 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.

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