Elevations Credit Union Mortgage Rates, Fees & Info

Boulder, CO

LEI: 54930067MGJBFNEN1P47

Tax ID: 84-0459116

5 stars - out of 5 stars, based on 68 reviews

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Review & Overview

Elevations Credit Union is a small credit union specializing in Home Purchase loans. Elevations Credit Union has a high proportion of conventional loans. They have a a low proportion of FHA loans. (This may mean they shy away from first time homebuyers.) Their top markets by origination volume include: Boulder, Denver, Fort Collins, Greeley, and Breckenridge among others. We have data for 17 markets. (Some data included below & more in-depth data is available with an active subscription.)

Elevations Credit Union has an average approval rate when compared to the average across all lenders. They have a below average pick rate when compared to similar lenders. Elevations Credit Union is typically a low 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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SimulatedRates™

Mortgage Type
Simulated Rate Simulation Date
Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) 6.64% 6/7/23
30 Year Conventional Purchase 6.23% 6/7/23
30 Year Conventional Refi 6.30% 6/7/23
30 Year Cash-out Refi 6.43% 6/7/23
30 Year FHA Purchase 7.35% 6/7/23
30 Year VA Purchase 5.86% 6/7/23
15 Year Conventional Purchase 6.21% 6/7/23
15 Year Conventional Refi 5.82% 6/7/23
15 Year Cash-out Refi 5.82% 6/7/23
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The default purchase price is the median sales price across the US for 2022Q4, per FRED.


Originations

4,565

Origination Dollar Volume (All Markets)

$1,478,925,000
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Relative Rate

Elevations Credit Union's average 30 year fixed mortgage rate was 4.53%.

The 2022 average 30 year fixed rate mortgage across all markets and lenders was 4.76%.

This yields a difference of -0.23%.

Relative Fees (Closing Costs)

Elevations Credit Union's average total fees/closing costs for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage were $3,978.

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.

Top Markets

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Market Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
BOULDER, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 1,922 $666,870,000 $346,967 $3,504 4.91%
DENVER-AURORA-LAKEWOOD, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 1,384 $466,600,000 $337,139 $3,471 4.92%
FORT COLLINS, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 654 $166,840,000 $255,107 $2,978 5.07%
GREELEY, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 428 $114,120,000 $266,636 $3,133 5.10%
Outside of Metro Areas 70 $24,130,000 $344,714 $3,393 4.68%
Breckenridge, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 20 $11,220,000 $561,000 $3,831 4.49%
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 30 $9,960,000 $332,000 $2,647 5.18%
Edwards, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 12 $6,950,000 $579,167 $4,436 4.96%
Steamboat Springs, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 10 $3,190,000 $319,000 $3,174 4.32%
Glenwood Springs, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 10 $2,450,000 $245,000 $3,120 5.09%
GRAND JUNCTION, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 6 $2,010,000 $335,000 $4,266 4.50%
Fort Morgan, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 6 $1,990,000 $331,667 $4,145 4.85%
PUEBLO, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 4 $920,000 $230,000 $1,940 4.69%
Durango, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 2 $890,000 $445,000 $2,960 5.18%
Montrose, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 5 $565,000 $113,000 $1,742 5.29%
Cañon City, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 1 $125,000 $125,000 $4,030 5.38%
Sterling, CO (FHA|USDA|VA) 1 $95,000 $95,000 $3,974 7.13%
Elevations Credit Union's top markets include Boulder, Denver, Fort Collins, Greeley, and Breckenridge among others.

Their top states include:
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    Product Mix

    Loan Type Originations Total Value Avg. Loan Avg. Fees Avg. Rate
    Conventional 2,746 $1,210,510,000 $440,827 $3,223 4.69%
    HELOC 1,774 $246,820,000 $139,132 n/a 5.36%
    FHA 26 $12,090,000 $465,000 $14,021 4.93%
    VA 19 $9,505,000 $500,263 $10,653 4.42%

    For 2022, Elevations Credit Union's most frequently originated type of loan was Conventional, with 2,746 originations. Their 2nd most popular type was HELOC, with 1,774 originations.

    Loan Reason

    Loan Reason Originations Total Value Avg. Loan Avg. Fees Avg. Rate
    Home Purchase 1,881 $962,215,000 $511,544 $4,107 4.69%
    Home Improvement 1,264 $157,850,000 $124,881 $165 5.36%
    Other 747 $93,805,000 $125,576 $143 5.66%
    Cash Out Refi 346 $141,580,000 $409,191 $3,358 4.01%
    Refi 327 $123,475,000 $377,599 $3,051 4.17%

    For 2022, Elevations Credit Union's most frequently cited loan purpose was Home Purchase, with 1,881 originations. The 2nd most popular reason was Home Improvement, with 1,264 originations.

    Loan Duration/Length

    Loan Length Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
    20 Year 2,227 $296,265,000 $133,033 $410 5.41%
    30 Year 2,218 $1,137,860,000 $513,012 $3,978 4.53%
    15 Year 73 $20,445,000 $280,068 $3,681 3.53%
    Other 31 $22,735,000 $733,387 $5,745 5.01%
    10 Year 16 $1,620,000 $101,250 $1,190 4.97%

    For 2022, Elevations Credit Union's most frequently cited loan duration was 20 Year, with 2,227 originations. The 2nd most popular length was 30 Year, with 2,218 originations.

    Origination Fees/Closing Costs

    Origination Fee/Closing Cost Originations Total Value Average Loan
    $<1k 1,770 $758,370,000 $428,458
    $1k-2k 475 $185,415,000 $390,347
    $2k-3k 176 $86,470,000 $491,307
    $5k+ 170 $99,780,000 $586,941
    $3k-4k 93 $40,875,000 $439,516
    $4k-5k 77 $39,385,000 $511,494

    Elevations Credit Union's average total fees were $3,978, while their most frequently occuring range of origination fees (closing costs) were in the $<1k bucket, with 1,770 originations.

    Interest Rates

    Loan Rate Originations Total Value Average Loan
    3-4% 1,291 $460,765,000 $356,905
    5-6% 1,225 $331,655,000 $270,739
    4-5% 1,185 $469,535,000 $396,232
    6-7% 436 $103,870,000 $238,234
    7-8% 207 $29,335,000 $141,715
    2.5-3% 119 $61,495,000 $516,765
    Over 8% 65 $5,315,000 $81,769
    <2.5% 37 $16,955,000 $458,243

    During 2022, Elevations Credit Union's average interest rate for loans was 4.53%, while their most frequently originated rate bucket for loans was 3-4%, with 1,291 originations.

    Loan Sizing

    Loan Size Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
    $100k-200k 1,027 $148,145,000 $144,250 $1,827 5.08%
    $200k-400k 1,015 $299,195,000 $294,773 $3,353 4.78%
    $100,000 or less 1,010 $56,320,000 $55,762 $220 5.64%
    $400k-600k 856 $417,250,000 $487,442 $4,377 4.64%
    $600k-1MM 522 $380,150,000 $728,257 $4,097 4.38%
    $1MM+ 135 $177,865,000 $1,317,519 $5,150 4.14%

    2022 saw Elevations Credit Union place emphasis on $100k-200k loans with 1,027 originations, totaling $148,145,000 in origination value.

    Applicant Income

    Applicant Income Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
    $150k-250k 1,432 $499,200,000 $348,603 $3,427 4.94%
    $100k-150k 1,207 $323,095,000 $267,684 $3,180 5.09%
    $250k+ 680 $379,530,000 $558,132 $3,906 4.79%
    $75k-100k 635 $149,945,000 $236,134 $3,423 5.01%
    $50k-75k 453 $91,325,000 $201,600 $3,127 4.81%
    $50k or less 129 $18,105,000 $140,349 $2,719 4.61%

    Elevations Credit Union lent most frequently to those with incomes in the $150k-250k range, with 1,432 originations. The second most popular income band? $100k-150k, with 1,207 originations.

    Applicant Debt to Income Ratio

    DTI Ratio Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
    20-30% 900 $280,230,000 $311,367 $2,973 4.85%
    30-36% 849 $271,335,000 $319,594 $3,149 4.93%
    <20% 277 $76,505,000 $276,191 $2,884 4.67%
    42% 223 $80,175,000 $359,529 $3,046 4.98%
    44% 218 $65,180,000 $298,991 $3,800 5.16%
    41% 198 $72,720,000 $367,273 $3,945 5.00%
    45% 198 $55,900,000 $282,323 $3,834 5.17%
    40% 181 $65,555,000 $362,182 $3,858 4.98%
    39% 180 $68,780,000 $382,111 $3,309 5.03%
    38% 175 $49,245,000 $281,400 $2,845 5.09%
    37% 166 $47,490,000 $286,084 $2,747 5.06%
    36% 159 $50,915,000 $320,220 $3,039 5.01%
    49% 155 $50,945,000 $328,677 $3,962 5.01%
    43% 147 $52,945,000 $360,170 $4,140 5.05%
    48% 136 $51,030,000 $375,221 $3,872 4.87%
    46% 132 $41,410,000 $313,712 $4,079 4.85%
    50-60% 122 $36,920,000 $302,623 $7,060 4.94%
    47% 120 $41,630,000 $346,917 $4,086 4.83%
    >60% 5 $2,065,000 $413,000 $2,957 4.77%

    Elevations Credit Union lent most frequently to those with DTI ratios of 20-30%, with 900 originations. The next most common DTI ratio? 30-36%, with 849 originations.

    Ethnicity Mix

    Applicant Ethnicity Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
    White 3,637 $1,172,245,000 $322,311 $3,371 4.94%
    Not provided 635 $191,595,000 $301,724 $3,184 5.00%
    Asian 182 $74,970,000 $411,923 $3,925 4.78%
    Not applicable 22 $16,010,000 $727,727 $0 5.03%
    American Indian 29 $11,315,000 $390,172 $4,161 4.94%
    Black 43 $10,725,000 $249,419 $2,805 5.18%
    Native Hawaiian or Islander 7 $695,000 $99,286 $5,356 5.12%
    Other Asian 3 $575,000 $191,667 $61 6.40%
    Asian Indian 4 $500,000 $125,000 $0 5.80%
    Chinese 1 $175,000 $175,000 $0 5.24%
    Filipino 1 $85,000 $85,000 $108 5.99%
    Japanese 1 $35,000 $35,000 $0 5.74%

    Approval Rates

    Total approvals of all applications
    80.48%

    Elevations Credit Union has a below average approval rate.

    Pick Rate

    Approvals leading to origination
    84.53%

    Elevations Credit Union has a below average pick rate.

    Points and Fees

    Points Originations Total Value Average Loan
    0.0 2 $140,000 $70,000
    8375.0 1 $1,675,000 $1,675,000
    NA 4,562 $1,477,110,000 $323,786

    Occupancy Type Mix

    Dwelling Type Originations Total Value Average Loan
    4,565 $1,478,925,000 $323,970

    LTV Distribution

    Loan to Value Originations Total Value Average Loan Average Fees Average Rate
    20-40% 699 $158,515,000 $226,774 $2,505 4.99%
    40-60% 432 $183,900,000 $425,694 $3,391 4.39%
    60-80% 1,010 $556,200,000 $550,693 $3,897 4.49%
    80-100% 769 $420,175,000 $546,391 $4,470 4.65%
    Over 100% 3 $1,395,000 $465,000 $14,051 5.00%
    Under 20% 1,652 $158,740,000 $96,090 $336 5.49%