University Credit Union Mortgage Rates, Fees & InfoBrunswick, ME
Tax ID: 01-6028792
Review & OverviewUniversity Credit Union is a smaller credit union specializing in Home Purchase and Cash Out Refi loans. University Credit Union has a high proportion of conventional loans. They have a low ratio of USDA loans. Their top markets by origination volume include: Portland, Bangor, Lewiston, and Augusta among others. We have data for 5 markets. (Some data included below & more in-depth data is available with an active subscription.)
University Credit Union has an above average approval rate when compared to the average across all lenders. They have a below average pick rate when compared to similar lenders. University Credit Union is typically an average fee lender. (We use the term "fees" to include things like closing costs and other costs incurred by borrowers-- whether they are paid out of pocket or rolled into the loan.) They typically have about average rates.
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|Simulated Rate||Simulation Date|
|30 Year Conventional Purchase||6.65%||10/3/22|
|30 Year Conventional Refi||6.57%||10/3/22|
|30 Year Cash-out Refi||6.70%||10/3/22|
|30 Year USDA Purchase||6.64%||10/3/22|
|15 Year Conventional Purchase||7.03%||10/3/22|
|15 Year Conventional Refi||6.08%||10/3/22|
|15 Year Cash-out Refi||6.08%||10/3/22|
|These are simulated rates generated by our proprietary machine learning models. These are not guaranteed by the bank. They are our estimates based on a lender's past behaviors combined with current market conditions. Contact an individual lender for their actual rates. Our models use fixed rate terms for conforming loans, 700+ FICO, 10% down for FHA and 20% for conventional. These are based on consensus, historical data-- not advertised promotional rates.|
Origination Dollar Volume (All Markets)$74,160,000
University Credit Union's average 30 year fixed mortgage rate was
The 2021 average 30 year fixed rate mortgage across all markets and lenders was 3.15%.
This yields a difference of 0.02%.
Relative Fees (Closing Costs)
University Credit Union's average total fees/closing costs for a 30 year fixed rate
mortgage were $3,917.
The average total origination fees for 30 year fixed rate mortgages across all lenders (for all loan values, including both points & up-front fees in addition to origination fees) were $4,750.
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|Market||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan||Average Fees||Average Rate|
|PORTLAND-SOUTH PORTLAND, ME (FHA|USDA|VA)||143||$35,645,000||$249,266||$3,490||3.03%|
|BANGOR, ME (FHA|USDA|VA)||116||$22,620,000||$195,000||$2,845||3.26%|
|Outside of Metro Areas||80||$11,820,000||$147,750||$2,595||3.20%|
|LEWISTON-AUBURN, ME (FHA|USDA|VA)||15||$2,055,000||$137,000||$2,593||3.25%|
|Augusta-Waterville, ME (FHA|USDA|VA)||12||$2,020,000||$168,333||$3,700||3.13%|
University Credit Union's top markets include Portland, Bangor, Lewiston, and Augusta among others.
We use machine learning to identify the top lenders compared against University Credit Union based on their rates and fees, along with other useful metrics. A lower similarity rank signals a stronger match.
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|Loan Type||Originations||Total Value||Avg. Loan||Avg. Fees||Avg. Rate|
For 2021, University Credit Union's most frequently originated type of loan was Conventional, with 354 originations. Their 2nd most popular type was USDA, with 12 originations.
For 2021, University Credit Union's most frequently cited loan purpose was Home Purchase, with 154 originations. The 2nd most popular reason was Refi, with 77 originations.
For 2021, University Credit Union's most frequently cited loan duration was 30 Year, with 188 originations. The 2nd most popular length was 15 Year, with 127 originations.
Origination Fees/Closing Costs
|Origination Fee/Closing Cost||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
University Credit Union's average total fees were $3,917, while their most frequently occuring range of origination fees (closing costs) were in the $<1k bucket, with 232 originations.
|Loan Rate||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
During 2021, University Credit Union's average interest rate for loans was 3.17%, while their most frequently originated rate bucket for loans was 2.5-3%, with 121 originations.
2021 saw University Credit Union place emphasis on $100k-200k loans with 138 originations, totaling $20,790,000 in origination value.
University Credit Union lent most frequently to those with incomes in the $100k-150k range, with 95 originations. The second most popular income band? $50k-75k, with 83 originations.
Applicant Debt to Income Ratio
University Credit Union lent most frequently to those with DTI ratios of 20-30%, with 75 originations. The next most common DTI ratio? <20%, with 72 originations.
Approval RatesTotal approvals of all applications
University Credit Union has an average approval rate.
Pick RateApprovals leading to origination
University Credit Union has a low pick rate. They may have issues with closing loans or may approve everyone, but with onerous loan terms.
Points and Fees
|Points||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
|Bank Name||Product||Issue||2021 CPFB Complaints||% of Total Issues|
|UNIVERSAL LENDING CORP.||Conventional home mortgage||Struggling to pay mortgage||1||100.0%|