Frontwave Mortgage Rates, Fees & InfoOceanside, CA
Tax ID: 95-1820763
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Review & OverviewFrontwave is a smaller mortgage company specializing in Other and Cash Out Refi loans. Frontwave has a high proportion of conventional loans. Their top markets by origination volume include: San Diego, Riverside, Los Angeles, Sacramento, and Santa Rosa among others. We have data for 10 markets. (Some data included below & more in-depth data is available with an active subscription.)
Frontwave 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. Frontwave 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|
|Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC)||6.85%||3/19/23|
|30 Year Conventional Purchase||6.37%||3/19/23|
|30 Year Conventional Refi||6.25%||3/19/23|
|30 Year Cash-out Refi||6.32%||3/19/23|
|30 Year VA Purchase||5.88%||3/19/23|
|30 Year VA Refi||5.81%||3/19/23|
|15 Year Conventional Purchase||5.91%||3/19/23|
|15 Year Conventional Refi||5.83%||3/19/23|
|15 Year Cash-out Refi||5.83%||3/19/23|
|15 Year VA Refi||5.57%||3/19/23|
|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)$174,760,000
Frontwave'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 -0.33%.
Relative Fees (Closing Costs)
Frontwave's average total fees/closing costs for a 30 year fixed rate
mortgage were $3,588.
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|
|SAN DIEGO-CHULA VISTA-CARLSBAD, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||309||$114,835,000||$371,634||$2,940||2.97%|
|RIVERSIDE-SAN BERNARDINO-ONTARIO, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||242||$49,130,000||$203,017||$2,874||3.18%|
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||12||$5,550,000||$462,500||$6,879||3.04%|
|SACRAMENTO-ROSEVILLE-FOLSOM, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||2||$1,480,000||$740,000||$5,066||2.63%|
|SANTA ROSA-PETALUMA, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||2||$1,450,000||$725,000||$17,338||2.13%|
|BAKERSFIELD, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||3||$915,000||$305,000||$5,099||2.67%|
|San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||3||$565,000||$188,333||$2,414||3.00%|
|STOCKTON, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$565,000||$565,000||$6,788||2.13%|
|MODESTO, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$155,000||$155,000||$1,063||2.38%|
|YUBA CITY, CA (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$115,000||$115,000||$2,964||2.38%|
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|Loan Type||Originations||Total Value||Avg. Loan||Avg. Fees||Avg. Rate|
For 2021, Frontwave's most frequently originated type of loan was Conventional, with 365 originations. Their 2nd most popular type was HELOC, with 140 originations.
For 2021, Frontwave's most frequently cited loan purpose was Other, with 154 originations. The 2nd most popular reason was Cash Out Refi, with 143 originations.
For 2021, Frontwave's most frequently cited loan duration was 30 Year, with 298 originations. The 2nd most popular length was Other, with 140 originations.
Origination Fees/Closing Costs
|Origination Fee/Closing Cost||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
Frontwave's average total fees were $3,588, while their most frequently occuring range of origination fees (closing costs) were in the $<1k bucket, with 337 originations.
|Loan Rate||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
During 2021, Frontwave's average interest rate for loans was 2.82%, while their most frequently originated rate bucket for loans was 2.5-3%, with 288 originations.
2021 saw Frontwave place emphasis on $200k-400k loans with 151 originations, totaling $42,345,000 in origination value.
Frontwave lent most frequently to those with incomes in the $100k-150k range, with 172 originations. The second most popular income band? $150k-250k, with 123 originations.
Applicant Debt to Income Ratio
Frontwave lent most frequently to those with DTI ratios of 30-36%, with 106 originations. The next most common DTI ratio? 20-30%, with 96 originations.
Approval RatesTotal approvals of all applications
Frontwave has a below average approval rate.
Pick RateApprovals leading to origination
Frontwave 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|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Conventional home mortgage||Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||11||22.9%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Conventional home mortgage||Closing on a mortgage||3||6.3%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Conventional home mortgage||Struggling to pay mortgage||3||6.3%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Conventional home mortgage||Trouble during payment process||11||22.9%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||FHA mortgage||Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||2||4.2%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||FHA mortgage||Closing on a mortgage||3||6.3%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||FHA mortgage||Struggling to pay mortgage||1||2.1%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||FHA mortgage||Trouble during payment process||2||4.2%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Other type of mortgage||Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||1||2.1%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Other type of mortgage||Closing on a mortgage||3||6.3%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Other type of mortgage||Struggling to pay mortgage||1||2.1%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||Reverse mortgage||Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||1||2.1%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||VA mortgage||Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||2||4.2%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||VA mortgage||Closing on a mortgage||1||2.1%|
|Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation||VA mortgage||Trouble during payment process||3||6.3%|