Northpoint Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

Is Northpoint Mortgage a cheap or expensive mortgage lender? To help you shop for a mortgage, we compare the interest rates and closing costs charged by Northpoint Mortgage 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 Northpoint Mortgage nationally:

Review ItemNorthpoint Mortgage
Interest Ratesimilar to other lenders (+0.03%)
Loan Related Closing Costssimilar to other lenders (+$164)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(3.5)

On average, Northpoint Mortgage’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (+0.03%) for a comparable set of borrowers. Its loan related closing costs were also similar to those of other lenders, with a difference of +$164. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Northpoint Mortgage tends to be an average cost lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. To visit Northpoint Mortgage, its website is located at: https://www.trynorthpoint.com.

Northpoint Mortgage’s Rate Review by City

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

  1. Manchester, NH
  2. Stamford, CT
  3. Boston, MA
  4. Portland, ME
  5. Springfield, MA

You can click through to check out Northpoint Mortgage’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.

Northpoint Mortgage’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, Northpoint Mortgage 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.

Purchase/Refinance:
New Purchase MortgagesConformingFHAJumboUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference+0.06%+0.07%+0.00%-0.02%+0.04%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$186+$232+$79+$104+$145
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.07%+0.09%+0.00%-0.01%+0.05%
National Star Rating(3)(3)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)
Refinance MortgagesConformingFHAJumboUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference-0.07%+0.02%+0.00%+0.00%-0.01%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$77+$139+$42-$16-$55
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.07%+0.03%+0.00%+0.00%-0.01%
Average Star Rating(4)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)(3.5)

As a summary, Northpoint Mortgage is similar to other lenders for Jumbo, USDA and VA purchase mortgages. It is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming and FHA purchase mortgages. For refinancing, Northpoint Mortgage 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 Northpoint Mortgage:

Registered name: Northpoint Mortgage Inc
Registered city and state: Westborough, MA, 01581
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 Northpoint 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.