Pacific Residential Mortgage Interest Rate and Cost Review

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

Review ItemPacific Residential Mortgage
Interest Ratesimilar to other lenders (+0.09%)
Loan Related Closing Costshigher than other lenders (+$682)
National Rate and Closing Cost Star Rating(3)

On average, Pacific Residential Mortgage’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (+0.09%). On the other hand, its loan related closing costs were higher than those of other lenders, with a difference of +$682. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that Pacific Residential Mortgage tends to be an expensive lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 3 out of 5 stars.

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Pacific Residential Mortgage’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 Pacific Residential Mortgage was most active in:

  1. Portland, OR
  2. Eugene, OR
  3. Medford, OR
  4. Bend, OR
  5. Boise City, ID

Pacific Residential 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, Pacific Residential Mortgage originated Conforming, FHA, Jumbo, USDA and VA mortgages for new home purchases. It also originated Conforming, FHA, Jumbo 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 MortgagesConformingFHAJumboUSDAVA
Interest Rate Difference+0.10%+0.18%-0.01%+0.02%+0.10%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$966+$559+$157+$139+$220
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.15%+0.21%-0.00%+0.03%+0.11%
National Star Rating(3)(2.5)(3.5)(3.5)(3)
Refinance MortgagesConformingFHAJumboVA
Interest Rate Difference+0.04%+0.04%-0.00%+0.06%
Loan Related Closing Cost Difference+$613+$241+$104-$147
Cost Adjusted Rate Difference+0.07%+0.05%-0.00%+0.06%
Average Star Rating(3)(3)(3.5)(3)

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

Registered name: Pacific Residential Mortgage
Registered city and state: LAKE OSWEGO, OR, 97035
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 Pacific Residential 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.