Cadence Bank Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

Is Cadence Bank a cheap or expensive mortgage lender? To help you shop for a mortgage, we compare the interest rates and closing costs charged by Cadence Bank to those of other lenders for a comparable set of borrowers. We maintain our independence by not accepting any money from the mortgage lenders we review. Going by historical data, here is our review of Cadence Bank nationally:

Review ItemCadence Bank
Interest Ratesimilar to other lenders (-0.09%)
Loan Related Closing Costslower than other lenders (-$376)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(4)

On average, Cadence Bank’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (-0.09%) for a comparable set of borrowers. On the other hand, its loan related closing costs were lower than those of other lenders, with a difference of -$376. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Cadence Bank tends to be a cheap lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 4 out of 5 stars. To visit Cadence Bank, its website is located at: https://cadencebank.com.

Cadence Bank’s Rate Review by City

Mortgage lenders often set different rates in different geographical markets. In particular, among the cities we track Cadence Bank was most active in:

  1. Houston, TX
  2. Tuscaloosa, AL
  3. Huntsville, AL
  4. Birmingham, AL
  5. Montgomery, AL

In addition, Cadence Bank is our top ranked/best mortgage lender in terms of interest rate and closing costs in:

You can click through to check out Cadence Bank’s mortgage rate relative to those of other lenders within each city. Or, for our entire list of the top mortgage lenders by city, click here.

Cadence Bank’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, Cadence Bank originated Conforming, FHA, Jumbo, USDA and VA mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming, Jumbo and VA mortgages for refinances. Its average interest rate and total loan related closing cost difference relative to other lenders for comparable borrowers by mortgages type is as follows.

Purchase/Refinance:
New Purchase MortgagesConformingFHAJumboUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference-0.12%-0.07%+0.00%-0.00%-0.03%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$490-$94+$678-$35-$45
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.16%-0.08%+0.02%-0.01%-0.03%
National Star Rating(4.5)(4)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)
Refinance MortgagesConformingJumboVA
Interest Rate Difference+0.03%+0.01%-0.00%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$102+$48-$49
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.02%+0.01%-0.00%
Average Star Rating(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)

As a summary, Cadence Bank is cheap for Conforming and FHA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Jumbo, USDA and VA purchase mortgages. For refinancing mortgages, Cadence Bank is similar to other lenders for Conforming, Jumbo and VA 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 Cadence Bank:

Registered name: Cadence Bank
Registered city and state: Atlanta, GA, 30309
Regulator: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
Top holder: CADENCE BANCORPORATION

* 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 Cadence 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 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.