DSLD Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

Is DSLD Mortgage a cheap or expensive mortgage lender? We compare the interest rates and closing costs charged by DSLD Mortgage with other lenders for comparable mortgages. Nationally, here is what we find:

Interest Ratelower than average (-0.11%)
Loan Related Closing Costssimilar to average (-$225)
National Rate and Closing Cost Rating(4.0)

On average, DSLD Mortgage’s interest rates were lower than those of other lenders (-0.11%) for a comparable set of borrowers. Its average total loan related closing cost was similar to those of other lenders, with a difference of -$225. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that DSLD Mortgage tends to be a cheap lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 4.0 out of 5.0 stars.

DSLD Mortgage’s Rates by Area

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

  1. Baton Rouge, LA
  2. New Orleans, LA
  3. Gulfport, MS
  4. Lafayette, LA
  5. Huntsville, AL

Furthermore, DSLD Mortgage is our top ranked mortgage lender in terms of interest rate and closing costs in:

  1. Baton Rouge, LA, overall
  2. Lafayette, LA, for VA mortgages
  3. Thibodaux, LA, for Conforming, and VA mortgages

You can click through to check out DSLD Mortgage’s mortgage rate competitiveness by area. Or, for our data driven ranking of all the top mortgage lenders by area, click here.

DSLD Mortgage’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, DSLD Mortgage originated Conforming, FHA, USDA and VA mortgages for new home purchases. 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 MortgagesConformingFHAUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference-0.07%-0.30%-0.09%-0.10%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$249-$283-$68-$228
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.10%-0.32%-0.10%-0.12%
Star Rating(4.0)(5.0)(4.0)(4.0)

As a summary, DSLD Mortgage is cheap for Conforming, FHA, USDA and VA purchase mortgages. Nevertheless, individual circumstances can matter, and we always recommend shopping among several lenders in your area before signing.

Other information about DSLD Mortgage:

Registered name: DSLD Mortgage
Registered city and state: 7660 PECUE LANE, STE 300, LA, 70809
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 DSLD Mortgage’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.