United Bank in Georgia Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

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

Review ItemUnited Bank in Georgia
Interest Ratesimilar to other lenders (-0.05%)
Loan Related Closing Costssimilar to other lenders (+$180)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(3.5)

On average, United Bank in Georgia’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (-0.05%). Its loan related closing costs were also similar to those of other lenders, with a difference of +$180. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that United Bank in Georgia 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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United Bank in Georgia’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 United Bank in Georgia was most active in:

  1. Griffin, GA
  2. Atlanta, GA
  3. Newnan, GA
  4. Warner Robins, GA
  5. Columbus, GA

United Bank in Georgia’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, United Bank in Georgia originated Conforming, FHA, USDA and VA mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming and FHA 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 MortgagesConformingFHAUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference-0.02%-0.11%-0.06%-0.01%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$373+$161+$50+$25
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.00%-0.09%-0.05%-0.01%
National Star Rating(3.5)(4)(4)(3.5)
Refinance MortgagesConformingFHA
Interest Rate Difference-0.07%-0.02%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference-$64+$2
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference-0.10%-0.02%
Average Star Rating(4)(3.5)

As a summary, United Bank in Georgia is cheap for FHA and USDA purchase mortgages. It is similar to other lenders for Conforming and VA purchase mortgages. For refinancing mortgages, United Bank in Georgia is cheap for Conforming mortgage refinance. It is similar to other lenders for 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 United Bank in Georgia:

Registered name: United Bank
Registered city and state: Zebulon, GA, 30295
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 United Bank in Georgia’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.