Lakeview Loan Servicing Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

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

Review ItemLakeview Loan Servicing
Interest Ratesimilar to other lenders (+0.06%)
Loan Related Closing Costslower than other lenders (-$862)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(3.5)

On average, Lakeview Loan Servicing’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (+0.06%). On the other hand, its loan related closing costs were lower than those of other lenders, with a difference of -$862. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Lakeview Loan Servicing tends to be an average cost lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars.

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Lakeview Loan Servicing’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 Lakeview Loan Servicing was most active in:

  1. Phoenix, AZ
  2. Los Angeles, CA
  3. Chicago, IL
  4. Denver, CO
  5. Seattle, WA

Lakeview Loan Servicing’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, Lakeview Loan Servicing originated Conforming, FHA, Jumbo and VA mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming, FHA, USDA 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.

New Purchase MortgagesConformingFHAJumboVA
Interest Rate Difference+0.07%-0.06%-0.02%+0.00%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$280-$746-$80-$95
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.05%-0.11%-0.02%-0.00%
National Star Rating(3.5)(4)(3.5)(3.5)
Refinance MortgagesConformingFHAUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference+0.12%+0.12%+0.00%-0.03%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$515-$988+$0-$967
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.08%+0.06%+0.00%-0.08%
Average Star Rating(3)(3)(3.5)(4)

As a summary, Lakeview Loan Servicing is cheap for FHA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Conforming, Jumbo and VA purchase mortgages. For refinancing mortgages, Lakeview Loan Servicing is cheap for VA mortgage refinance. It is similar to other lenders for USDA mortgage refinance. It is more expensive than other lenders for Conforming and FHA 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 Lakeview Loan Servicing:

Registered name: Lakeview Loan Servicing
Registered city and state: Coral Gables, FL, 33146
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 Lakeview Loan Servicing’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.