First Community Bank Mortgage Rates, Fees & InfoLexington, SC
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Review & OverviewFirst Community Bank is a smaller bank specializing in loans. First Community Bank has a high proportion of conventional loans. They have an average proportion of FHA loans. They have a low ratio of USDA loans. Their top markets by origination volume include: Columbia, Augusta, Spartanburg, Greenville, and Charlotte among others. We have data for 22 markets. (Some data included below & more in-depth data is available with an active subscription.)
First Community Bank 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. First Community Bank 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||6.66%||3/27/23|
|30 Year Conventional Refi||6.70%||3/27/23|
|30 Year Cash-out Refi||6.86%||3/27/23|
|30 Year FHA Purchase||7.30%||3/27/23|
|30 Year FHA Refi||7.32%||3/27/23|
|30 Year VA Purchase||6.68%||3/27/23|
|30 Year USDA Purchase||6.99%||3/27/23|
|15 Year Conventional Purchase||6.49%||3/27/23|
|15 Year Conventional Refi||6.25%||3/27/23|
|15 Year Cash-out Refi||6.25%||3/27/23|
|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)$135,650,000
First Community Bank's average 30 year fixed mortgage rate was
The 2022 average 30 year fixed rate mortgage across all markets and lenders was 4.76%.
This yields a difference of -0.05%.
Relative Fees (Closing Costs)
First Community Bank's average total fees/closing costs for a 30 year fixed rate
mortgage were $7,040.
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|
|COLUMBIA, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||210||$58,320,000||$277,714||$6,382||4.63%|
|AUGUSTA-RICHMOND COUNTY, GA-SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||75||$21,265,000||$283,533||$5,818||4.77%|
|SPARTANBURG, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||10||$20,050,000||$2,005,000||$9,342||5.37%|
|GREENVILLE-ANDERSON, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||50||$13,380,000||$267,600||$8,152||5.21%|
|CHARLOTTE-CONCORD-GASTONIA, NC-SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||24||$7,450,000||$310,417||$8,346||5.22%|
|Newberry, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||25||$4,785,000||$191,400||$5,997||5.02%|
|HILTON HEAD ISLAND-BLUFFTON, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||6||$2,560,000||$426,667||$10,623||4.74%|
|Outside of Metro Areas||9||$1,815,000||$201,667||$6,258||4.63%|
|CHARLESTON-NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||5||$1,485,000||$297,000||$5,520||4.77%|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$645,000||$645,000||$9,588||3.13%|
|FLORENCE, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||3||$575,000||$191,667||$8,359||4.58%|
|JACKSONVILLE, FL (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$575,000||$575,000||$12,207||4.00%|
|Georgetown, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$565,000||$565,000||$0||4.19%|
|Seneca, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||3||$435,000||$145,000||$9,351||4.08%|
|ASHEVILLE, NC (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$395,000||$395,000||$9,144||4.25%|
|Martinsville, VA (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$275,000||$275,000||$6,484||4.00%|
|SUMTER, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||2||$270,000||$135,000||$4,977||6.56%|
|MYRTLE BEACH-CONWAY-NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC-NC (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$225,000||$225,000||$0||6.00%|
|Gaffney, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$185,000||$185,000||$0||4.25%|
|Greenwood, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$165,000||$165,000||$9,186||3.63%|
|Orangeburg, SC (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$125,000||$125,000||$3,065||3.25%|
|GULFPORT-BILOXI, MS (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$105,000||$105,000||$2,384||3.50%|
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|Loan Type||Originations||Total Value||Avg. Loan||Avg. Fees||Avg. Rate|
For 2022, First Community Bank's most frequently originated type of loan was Conventional, with 346 originations. Their 2nd most popular type was FHA, with 60 originations.
For 2022, First Community Bank's most frequently cited loan purpose was Home Purchase, with 332 originations. The 2nd most popular reason was Refi, with 48 originations.
For 2022, First Community Bank's most frequently cited loan duration was 30 Year, with 280 originations. The 2nd most popular length was 5 Year, with 49 originations.
Origination Fees/Closing Costs
|Origination Fee/Closing Cost||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
First Community Bank's average total fees were $7,040, while their most frequently occuring range of origination fees (closing costs) were in the $1k-2k bucket, with 76 originations.
|Loan Rate||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
During 2022, First Community Bank's average interest rate for loans was 4.71%, while their most frequently originated rate bucket for loans was 4-5%, with 154 originations.
2022 saw First Community Bank place emphasis on $200k-400k loans with 183 originations, totaling $50,785,000 in origination value.
First Community Bank lent most frequently to those with incomes in the $100k-150k range, with 90 originations. The second most popular income band? $50k-75k, with 79 originations.
Applicant Debt to Income Ratio
First Community Bank lent most frequently to those with DTI ratios of 20-30%, with 81 originations. The next most common DTI ratio? 30-36%, with 58 originations.
Approval RatesTotal approvals of all applications
First Community Bank has an average approval rate.
Pick RateApprovals leading to origination
First Community Bank has a below average pick rate.
Points and Fees
|Points||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
|Bank Name||Product||Issue||2022 CPFB Complaints||% of Total Issues|
|FIRST CITIZENS BANCSHARES, INC.||Home equity loan or line of credit (HELOC)||Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||1||100.0%|