Is Mechanics Bank OH a cheap or expensive mortgage lender? We compare the interest rates and closing costs charged by Mechanics Bank OH with other lenders for comparable mortgages. Nationally, here is what we find:
|Interest Rate||similar to average (-0.07%)|
|Loan Related Closing Costs||lower than average (-$308)|
|National Rate and Closing Cost Rating||(4.0)|
On average, Mechanics Bank OH’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (-0.07%) for a comparable set of borrowers. Its average total loan related closing cost was lower than those of other lenders, with a difference of -$308. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Mechanics Bank OH tends to be a cheap lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 4.0 out of 5.0 stars.
Mechanics Bank OH’s Rates by Area
Mortgage lenders often set different rates in different geographical markets. In particular, among the markets we track Mechanics Bank OH was most active in:
Furthermore, Mechanics Bank OH is our top ranked mortgage lender in terms of interest rate and closing costs in Mansfield, OH, for Jumbo mortgages.
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Mechanics Bank OH’s Rates by Mortgage Type
Mortgage lenders also tend to charge different interest rates and closing costs depending on the type of mortgage. In our data, Mechanics Bank OH originated Conforming and Jumbo mortgages for new home purchases and refinances. We breakdown its interest rate and total loan related closing cost difference relative to other lenders for comparable mortgages by type in the table below.
|New Purchase Mortgages||Conforming||Jumbo|
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.04%||+0.00%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||-$276||-$97|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.08%||-0.00%|
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.15%||+0.00%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||-$384||+$0|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.22%||+0.00%|
As a summary, Mechanics Bank OH is cheap for Conforming purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Jumbo purchase mortgages. For refinancing, Mechanics Bank OH is cheap for Conforming mortgage refinance. It is similar to other lenders for Jumbo mortgage refinance. Nevertheless, individual circumstances can matter, and we always recommend shopping among several lenders in your area before signing.
Other information about Mechanics Bank OH:
Registered city and state: Mansfield, OH, 44902
Regulator: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
Top holder: MECHANICS FINANCIAL CORPORATION
* Source of the data is Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) and is for mortgages originated in the past year. Our comparable mortgages analysis controls for Mechanics Bank OH’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 commuting zone. Cost adjusted rates were computed based on each percent of the loan amount in above average loan related closing costs being worth +0.15 of a percentage point in interest rate. Furthermore, the amounts are regularized using a Bayesian approach to control for small samples.