Utah Community Credit Union Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

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

Review ItemUtah Community Credit Union
Interest Ratelower than other lenders (-0.13%)
Loan Related Closing Costshigher than other lenders (+$372)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(4)

On average, Utah Community Credit Union’s interest rates were lower than those of other lenders (-0.13%). On the other hand, its loan related closing costs were higher than those of other lenders, with a difference of +$372. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Utah Community Credit Union tends to be a cheap lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 4 out of 5 stars.

We maintain our independence by not accepting any money from the mortgage lenders we review. To visit Utah Community Credit Union, check out its website at: https://uccu.com.

Utah Community Credit Union’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 Utah Community Credit Union was most active in:

  1. Lehi, UT
  2. West Jordan, UT
  3. St. George, UT
  4. Logan, UT
  5. Vernal, UT

Utah Community Credit Union’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, Utah Community Credit Union originated Conforming, FHA, Jumbo, USDA and VA 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 MortgagesConformingFHAJumboUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference-0.08%-0.11%-0.01%-0.06%+0.00%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$535+$26+$32+$245+$64
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.07%-0.11%-0.01%-0.05%+0.00%
National Star Rating(4)(4)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)
Refinance MortgagesConformingFHAJumboUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference-0.16%-0.01%-0.02%-0.00%-0.01%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$312-$44+$198+$39+$46
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.15%-0.02%-0.02%+0.00%-0.01%
Average Star Rating(4)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)

As a summary, Utah Community Credit Union is cheap for Conforming and FHA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Jumbo, USDA and VA purchase mortgages. For refinancing, Utah Community Credit Union is cheap for Conforming mortgage refinance. It is similar to other lenders for FHA, Jumbo, USDA 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 Utah Community Credit Union:

Registered name: Utah Community Credit Union
Registered city and state: PROVO, UT, 84604
Regulator: National Credit Union Administration (NCUA)

* 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 Utah Community Credit Union’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.