Is First Farmers Bank & Trust a cheap or expensive mortgage lender? We compare the interest rates and closing costs charged by First Farmers Bank & Trust with other lenders for comparable mortgages. Nationally, here is what we find:
|Interest Rate||similar to average (-0.06%)|
|Loan Related Closing Costs||similar to average (+$138)|
|National Rate and Closing Cost Rating||(3.5)|
On average, First Farmers Bank & Trust’s interest rates were similar to those of other lenders (-0.06%) for a comparable set of borrowers. Its average total loan related closing cost was similar to those of other lenders, with a difference of +$138. Overall, combining interest rates and closing costs we estimate that First Farmers Bank & Trust tends to be an average cost lender, and give it a National Rate and Closing Costs Rating of 3.5 out of 5.0 stars.
First Farmers Bank & Trust’s Rates by Area
Mortgage lenders often set different rates in different geographical markets. In particular, among the markets we track First Farmers Bank & Trust was most active in:
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First Farmers Bank & Trust’s Rates by Mortgage Type
Mortgage lenders also tend to charge different interest rates and closing costs depending on the type of mortgage. In our data, First Farmers Bank & Trust originated Conforming mortgages for new home purchases and refinances. We breakdown its interest rate and total loan related closing cost difference relative to other lenders for comparable mortgages by type in the table below.
|New Purchase Mortgages||Conforming|
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.04%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||+$120|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.03%|
|Interest Rate Difference||-0.09%|
|Loan Related Closing Cost Difference||+$165|
|Cost Adjusted Rate Difference||-0.07%|
As a summary, First Farmers Bank & Trust is similar to other lenders for Conforming purchase mortgages. For refinancing, First Farmers Bank & Trust is cheap for Conforming mortgage refinance. Nevertheless, individual circumstances can matter, and we always recommend shopping among several lenders in your area before signing.
Other information about First Farmers Bank & Trust:
Registered city and state: Converse, IN, 46919
Regulator: Federal Reserve System (FRS)
Top holder: FIRST FARMERS FINANCIAL CORPORATION
* 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 First Farmers Bank & Trust’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.