Washington Trust Mortgage Company Interest Rate and Cost Review

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

Review ItemWashington Trust Mortgage Company
Interest Ratesimilar to other lenders (-0.02%)
Loan Related Closing Costslower than other lenders (-$335)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(4)

On average, Washington Trust Mortgage Company’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (-0.02%). On the other hand, its loan related closing costs were lower than those of other lenders, with a difference of -$335. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Washington Trust Mortgage Company tends to be an average cost 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 Washington Trust Mortgage Company, check out its website at: https://www.washtrust.com.

Washington Trust Mortgage Company’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 Washington Trust Mortgage Company was most active in:

  1. Providence, RI
  2. Stamford, CT
  3. Boston, MA
  4. Manchester, NH
  5. Springfield, MA

Washington Trust Mortgage Company’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, Washington Trust Mortgage Company originated Conforming, FHA and Jumbo mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming and Jumbo 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.

New Purchase MortgagesConformingFHAJumbo
Interest Rate Difference+0.02%-0.10%+0.01%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$302-$51+$87
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.03%-0.10%+0.01%
National Star Rating(3.5)(4)(3.5)
Refinance MortgagesConformingJumbo
Interest Rate Difference-0.07%-0.01%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$430+$194
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.10%-0.00%
Average Star Rating(4)(3.5)

As a summary, Washington Trust Mortgage Company is cheap for FHA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Conforming and Jumbo purchase mortgages. For refinancing mortgages, Washington Trust Mortgage Company is cheap for Conforming mortgage refinance. It is similar to other lenders for 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 Washington Trust Mortgage Company:

Registered name: The Washington Trust Company, of Westerly
Registered city and state: Westerly, RI, 02891
Regulator: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)

* 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 Washington Trust Mortgage Company’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.