First Continental Mortgage Ltd. Rates, Fees & InfoHOUSTON, TX
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Review & OverviewFirst Continental Mortgage Ltd. is a smaller mortgage company specializing in Home Purchase loans. First Continental Mortgage Ltd. has an average proportion of conventional loans. They have an average proportion of FHA loans. Their top markets by origination volume include: Seattle, Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, and Austin among others. We have data for 10 markets. (Some data included below & more in-depth data is available with an active subscription.)
First Continental Mortgage Ltd. has an above average approval rate when compared to the average across all lenders. They have an above average pick rate when compared to similar lenders. First Continental Mortgage Ltd. is typically a high 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||6.48%||11/30/23|
|30 Year Conventional Refi||6.56%||11/30/23|
|30 Year Cash-out Refi||6.74%||11/30/23|
|30 Year FHA Purchase||7.72%||11/30/23|
|30 Year VA Purchase||6.14%||11/30/23|
|15 Year Conventional Purchase||5.68%||11/30/23|
|15 Year Conventional Refi||5.68%||11/30/23|
|15 Year Cash-out Refi||5.68%||11/30/23|
|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.|
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Origination Dollar Volume (All Markets)$67,290,000
FIRST CONTINENTAL MORTGAGE LTD. - 2022
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First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'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 -0.41%.
Relative Fees (Closing Costs)
First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'s average total fees/closing costs for a 30 year fixed rate
mortgage were $11,673.
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|
|Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA (FHA|USDA|VA)||30||$18,180,000||$606,000||$9,519||4.79%|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX (FHA|USDA|VA)||37||$16,705,000||$451,486||$12,125||4.61%|
|SAN ANTONIO-NEW BRAUNFELS, TX (FHA|USDA|VA)||32||$16,500,000||$515,625||$13,308||3.88%|
|HOUSTON-THE WOODLANDS-SUGAR LAND, TX (FHA|USDA|VA)||18||$8,810,000||$489,444||$11,726||3.99%|
|AUSTIN-ROUND ROCK-GEORGETOWN, TX (FHA|USDA|VA)||7||$3,215,000||$459,286||$12,970||3.94%|
|BREMERTON-SILVERDALE-PORT ORCHARD, WA (FHA|USDA|VA)||4||$2,230,000||$557,500||$8,442||4.75%|
|WENATCHEE, WA (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$545,000||$545,000||$5,044||3.75%|
|OLYMPIA-LACEY-TUMWATER, WA (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$405,000||$405,000||$12,720||5.63%|
|DENVER-AURORA-LAKEWOOD, CO (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$405,000||$405,000||$14,245||3.25%|
|VICTORIA, TX (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$295,000||$295,000||$13,160||5.38%|
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|Loan Type||Originations||Total Value||Avg. Loan||Avg. Fees||Avg. Rate|
For 2022, First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'s most frequently originated type of loan was VA, with 88 originations. Their 2nd most popular type was Conventional, with 29 originations.
|Loan Reason||Originations||Total Value||Avg. Loan||Avg. Fees||Avg. Rate|
|Cash Out Refi||2||$660,000||$330,000||$6,046||3.75%|
For 2022, First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'s most frequently cited loan purpose was Home Purchase, with 129 originations. The 2nd most popular reason was Cash Out Refi, with 2 originations.
|Loan Length||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan||Average Fees||Average Rate|
For 2022, First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'s most frequently cited loan duration was 30 Year, with 132 originations.
Origination Fees/Closing Costs
|Origination Fee/Closing Cost||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'s average total fees were $11,673, while their most frequently occuring range of origination fees (closing costs) were in the $5k+ bucket, with 60 originations.
|Loan Rate||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
During 2022, First Continental Mortgage Ltd.'s average interest rate for loans was 4.35%, while their most frequently originated rate bucket for loans was 3-4%, with 44 originations.
2022 saw First Continental Mortgage Ltd. place emphasis on $400k-600k loans with 58 originations, totaling $28,130,000 in origination value.
First Continental Mortgage Ltd. lent most frequently to those with incomes in the $150k-250k range, with 46 originations. The second most popular income band? $100k-150k, with 45 originations.
Applicant Debt to Income Ratio
First Continental Mortgage Ltd. lent most frequently to those with DTI ratios of 50-60%, with 27 originations. The next most common DTI ratio? 30-36%, with 18 originations.
Approval RatesTotal approvals of all applications
First Continental Mortgage Ltd. has an exceptionally high approval rate. They either target their audience very well or may have lax underwriting protocols.
Pick RateApprovals leading to origination
First Continental Mortgage Ltd. has an average pick rate.
Points and Fees
|Points||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
|Bank Name||Product||Issue||2022 CPFB Complaints||% of Total Issues|
|FIRST GUARANTY MORTGAGE CORP||Conventional home mortgage||Struggling to pay mortgage||1||100.0%|