Citadel Servicing Corporation Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

Is Citadel Servicing Corporation a cheap or expensive mortgage lender? To help you shop for a mortgage, we compare the interest rates and closing costs charged by Citadel Servicing Corporation to those of other lenders for a comparable set of borrowers. Here is our review of Citadel Servicing Corporation nationally:

Review ItemCitadel Servicing Corporation
Interest Ratehigher than other lenders (+0.36%)
Loan Related Closing Costshigher than other lenders (+$802)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(1.5)

On average, Citadel Servicing Corporation’s interest rates were higher than those of other lenders (+0.36%). Its loan related closing costs were also higher than those of other lenders, with a difference of +$802. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Citadel Servicing Corporation tends to be an expensive lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 1.5 out of 5 stars.

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Citadel Servicing Corporation’s Rate Review by City

Mortgage lenders often set different rates in different geographical markets. For our list of the top mortgage lenders by city, click here. In particular, among the cities we track Citadel Servicing Corporation was most active in:

  1. Los Angeles, CA
  2. Miami, FL
  3. San Francisco, CA
  4. Phoenix, AZ
  5. Orlando, FL

Citadel Servicing Corporation’s Rate Review by Mortgage Type

Mortgage lenders also tend to charge different interest rates and closing costs depending on the type of mortgage. In our data, Citadel Servicing Corporation originated Conforming and Jumbo mortgages for new home purchases and refinances. Its average interest rate and total loan related closing cost difference relative to other lenders by mortgages type is as follows.

New Purchase MortgagesConformingJumbo
Interest Rate Difference+0.28%+0.05%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$621+$63
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.32%+0.05%
National Star Rating(2)(3)
Refinance MortgagesConformingJumbo
Interest Rate Difference+0.44%+0.15%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$997+$314
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.49%+0.16%
Average Star Rating(1)(2.5)

As a summary, Citadel Servicing Corporation is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming and Jumbo purchase mortgages. For refinancing, Citadel Servicing Corporation is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming and Jumbo mortgage refinance. Nevertheless, individual circumstances can matter a lot for mortgage rates, and we always recommend shopping among several of our top mortgage lenders in your area before signing.

Other information about Citadel Servicing Corporation:

Registered name: Citadel Servicing Corporation
Registered city and state: Irvine, CA, 92618-2830
Regulator: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

* 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 Citadel Servicing 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 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.