Define Mortgage Solutions Rates, Fees & InfoPHOENIX, AZ
Tax ID: 83-0668619
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Review & OverviewDefine Mortgage Solutions is a smaller mortgage company specializing in Cash Out Refi and Refi loans. Define Mortgage Solutions has a high proportion of conventional loans. Their top markets by origination volume include: Phoenix, Prescott Valley, Payson, Flagstaff, and Show Low among others. We have data for 11 markets. (Some data included below & more in-depth data is available with an active subscription.)
Define Mortgage Solutions 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. Define Mortgage Solutions 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||6.74%||3/19/23|
|30 Year Conventional Refi||6.62%||3/19/23|
|30 Year Cash-out Refi||6.71%||3/19/23|
|30 Year FHA Purchase||7.59%||3/19/23|
|15 Year Conventional Purchase||6.10%||3/19/23|
|15 Year Conventional Refi||6.19%||3/19/23|
|15 Year Cash-out Refi||6.19%||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)$816,945,000
Define Mortgage Solutions'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 -0.01%.
Relative Fees (Closing Costs)
Define Mortgage Solutions's average total fees/closing costs for a 30 year fixed rate
mortgage were $4,917.
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|
|PHOENIX-MESA-CHANDLER, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||3,431||$785,525,000||$228,949||$4,597||2.99%|
|PRESCOTT VALLEY-PRESCOTT, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||32||$7,990,000||$249,688||$5,327||3.06%|
|Payson, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||31||$6,255,000||$201,774||$4,091||2.97%|
|FLAGSTAFF, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||21||$5,845,000||$278,333||$4,704||2.98%|
|Show Low, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||28||$5,040,000||$180,000||$4,442||3.03%|
|TUCSON, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||16||$3,740,000||$233,750||$4,712||3.09%|
|LAKE HAVASU CITY-KINGMAN, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||5||$825,000||$165,000||$3,269||3.23%|
|SIERRA VISTA-DOUGLAS, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||4||$790,000||$197,500||$6,285||3.22%|
|Safford, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||3||$375,000||$125,000||$4,469||2.75%|
|Outside of Metro Areas||3||$325,000||$108,333||$4,178||3.33%|
|YUMA, AZ (FHA|USDA|VA)||1||$235,000||$235,000||$2,093||3.25%|
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|Loan Type||Originations||Total Value||Avg. Loan||Avg. Fees||Avg. Rate|
For 2021, Define Mortgage Solutions's most frequently originated type of loan was Conventional, with 3,575 originations.
For 2021, Define Mortgage Solutions's most frequently cited loan purpose was Cash Out Refi, with 1,712 originations. The 2nd most popular reason was Refi, with 1,272 originations.
For 2021, Define Mortgage Solutions's most frequently cited loan duration was 30 Year, with 2,381 originations. The 2nd most popular length was 15 Year, with 776 originations.
Origination Fees/Closing Costs
Define Mortgage Solutions's average total fees were $4,917, while their most frequently occuring range of origination fees (closing costs) were in the $1k-2k bucket, with 819 originations.
|Loan Rate||Originations||Total Value||Average Loan|
During 2021, Define Mortgage Solutions's average interest rate for loans was 3.14%, while their most frequently originated rate bucket for loans was 3-4%, with 1,656 originations.
2021 saw Define Mortgage Solutions place emphasis on $200k-400k loans with 1,678 originations, totaling $450,500,000 in origination value.
Define Mortgage Solutions lent most frequently to those with incomes in the $50k-75k range, with 990 originations. The second most popular income band? $100k-150k, with 766 originations.
Applicant Debt to Income Ratio
Define Mortgage Solutions lent most frequently to those with DTI ratios of 20-30%, with 982 originations. The next most common DTI ratio? 30-36%, with 725 originations.
Approval RatesTotal approvals of all applications
Define Mortgage Solutions has a below average approval rate.
Pick RateApprovals leading to origination
Define Mortgage Solutions 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|