Hilton Head Island USDA Loan Rates, Closing Costs & Stats

HILTON HEAD ISLAND-BLUFFTON, SC

USDA loans are zero-downpayment loans targeted towards lower-income households in rural areas. They can be made directly by the US Department of Agriculture or through a participating lender-- and they typically to borrowers with credit scores over 640. They can have subsidized rates, making them very competitive in terms of cost, but they have more stringent standards on who is eligible as well as specific covenants such as only being available in rural areas and limits on home size.

Hilton Head Island's 5 lenders originated 6 USDA loans during 2023. The total origination value was $1,550,000, with an average USDA loan value of $258,333.

Hilton Head Island USDA Loans, 30 Year Fixed Rates

30 Year USDA mortgages in Hilton Head Island averaged 6.81% for the week of 2024-05-10, compared to the national average (all USDA variants) of 6.785% for the same period.

Hilton Head Island's average USDA mortgage closing costs are $5,543.

The average rate for the prior week (2024-05-03) was 6.7% and one month ago for the week of 2024-04-05, the average rate was 6.55%.

The average rate one year ago was 6.34%.

For refis of the same type during the week of 2024-05-10, the average rate was 6.77%.

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Hilton Head Island USDA Loan Lenders by Rates & Fees

The below table looks at the average fees/closing costs and rates for USDA 30 Year Fixed Rate (purchase, first lien) mortgages originated by each lender at the Hilton Head Island level.

Name # of Loans 2023 Avg. 30yFix Rate 2023 Avg. Closing Costs
FIRST COMMUNITY MORTGAGE, INC. 1 6.38% $8,024
HALLMARK HOME MORTGAGE, LLC 1 5.75% $8,267
Magnolia Bank 1 6.25% $6,522
MID AMERICA MORTGAGE, INC. 1 5.88% $4,317
UNITED WHOLESALE MORTGAGE, LLC 1 5.25% $11,314

The top Hilton Head Island USDA lender as defined by loan originations is FIRST COMMUNITY MORTGAGE, INC., with 1 USDA loans originated. Their average total fees are $8,024, which is $244 lower than the next largest lender, HALLMARK HOME MORTGAGE, LLC.

The lowest fee Hilton Head Island USDA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are .

The lowest rate Hilton Head Island USDA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are .


Market Conditions (Median, Average Prices & Listing Count)

Realtor.com - Hilton Head Island (CBSA) retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Date Median Listing Price (YoY Change) Average Listing Price (YoY) MSA/US Median Price Ratio Active Listings
2018-01-01 $399,000 (0.5%) $582,890 (1.5%) 1.48 2,619
2018-02-01 $399,900 (0.2%) $589,915 (2.6%) 1.45 2,733
2018-03-01 $413,433 (3.6%) $604,551 (4.9%) 1.45 2,799
2018-04-01 $421,950 (5.8%) $622,378 (6.4%) 1.43 2,945
2018-05-01 $419,000 (4.8%) $627,059 (5.7%) 1.40 2,956
2018-06-01 $419,500 (2.6%) $626,474 (3.7%) 1.40 2,967
2018-07-01 $424,019 (3.4%) $626,343 (3.7%) 1.42 2,927
2018-08-01 $426,242 (4.1%) $637,991 (6.7%) 1.43 2,777
2018-09-01 $419,000 (1.0%) $625,990 (5.1%) 1.41 2,908
2018-10-01 $426,000 (3.0%) $644,773 (9.0%) 1.44 2,889
2018-11-01 $425,000 (6.3%) $643,945 (10.3%) 1.44 2,918
2018-12-01 $425,000 (6.5%) $647,340 (11.1%) 1.47 2,822
2019-01-01 $425,000 (6.5%) $642,125 (10.2%) 1.47 2,805
2019-02-01 $425,000 (6.3%) $639,931 (8.5%) 1.44 2,843
2019-03-01 $424,243 (2.6%) $643,930 (6.5%) 1.39 2,925
2019-04-01 $432,400 (2.5%) $659,020 (5.9%) 1.37 2,994
2019-05-01 $439,450 (4.9%) $671,827 (7.1%) 1.37 2,989
2019-06-01 $443,495 (5.7%) $673,962 (7.6%) 1.39 2,869
2019-07-01 $435,000 (2.6%) $657,348 (5.0%) 1.36 2,858
2019-08-01 $434,727 (2.0%) $658,280 (3.2%) 1.38 2,838
2019-09-01 $434,318 (3.7%) $659,134 (5.3%) 1.39 2,780
2019-10-01 $436,878 (2.6%) $663,724 (2.9%) 1.41 2,724
2019-11-01 $435,000 (2.4%) $669,793 (4.0%) 1.43 2,681
2019-12-01 $429,000 (0.9%) $664,157 (2.6%) 1.43 2,594
2020-01-01 $425,000 (0.0%) $653,388 (1.8%) 1.42 2,491
2020-02-01 $434,900 (2.3%) $662,261 (3.5%) 1.42 2,514
2020-03-01 $435,000 (2.5%) $667,773 (3.7%) 1.36 2,581
2020-04-01 $426,850 (-1.3%) $656,980 (-0.3%) 1.34 2,621
2020-05-01 $425,000 (-3.3%) $664,289 (-1.1%) 1.29 2,555
2020-06-01 $429,225 (-3.2%) $681,711 (1.2%) 1.26 2,241
2020-07-01 $439,350 (1.0%) $697,645 (6.1%) 1.27 1,987
2020-08-01 $434,000 (-0.2%) $708,463 (7.6%) 1.24 1,818
2020-09-01 $415,875 (-4.3%) $720,099 (9.3%) 1.19 1,637
2020-10-01 $400,000 (-8.4%) $723,318 (9.0%) 1.15 1,441
2020-11-01 $412,000 (-5.3%) $748,196 (11.7%) 1.20 1,311
2020-12-01 $415,125 (-3.2%) $768,300 (15.7%) 1.23 1,167
2021-01-01 $440,949 (3.8%) $792,938 (21.4%) 1.32 973
2021-02-01 $442,000 (1.6%) $813,000 (22.8%) 1.29 784
2021-03-01 $455,000 (4.6%) $809,143 (21.2%) 1.29 692
2021-04-01 $449,750 (5.4%) $840,260 (27.9%) 1.22 624
2021-05-01 $473,500 (11.4%) $821,439 (23.7%) 1.26 586
2021-06-01 $487,000 (13.5%) $830,170 (21.8%) 1.28 639
2021-07-01 $499,000 (13.6%) $832,961 (19.4%) 1.32 686
2021-08-01 $540,564 (24.6%) $841,071 (18.7%) 1.44 705
2021-09-01 $512,500 (23.2%) $824,698 (14.5%) 1.37 721
2021-10-01 $524,312 (31.1%) $857,559 (18.6%) 1.40 695
2021-11-01 $524,700 (27.4%) $853,248 (14.0%) 1.40 597
2021-12-01 $509,500 (22.7%) $873,876 (13.7%) 1.38 523
2022-01-01 $499,900 (13.4%) $882,812 (11.3%) 1.35 419
2022-02-01 $550,000 (24.4%) $918,629 (13.0%) 1.43 380
2022-03-01 $579,950 (27.5%) $977,672 (20.8%) 1.45 370
2022-04-01 $599,365 (33.3%) $993,575 (18.3%) 1.43 451
2022-05-01 $650,000 (37.3%) $1,078,437 (31.3%) 1.49 604
2022-06-01 $647,807 (33.0%) $1,072,805 (29.2%) 1.44 732
2022-07-01 $625,000 (25.3%) $1,030,953 (23.8%) 1.41 876
2022-08-01 $629,500 (16.5%) $1,015,593 (20.8%) 1.46 934
2022-09-01 $642,450 (25.4%) $1,027,206 (24.6%) 1.50 935
2022-10-01 $632,500 (20.6%) $1,007,952 (17.5%) 1.49 964
2022-11-01 $627,408 (19.6%) $1,008,415 (18.2%) 1.51 1,047
2022-12-01 $628,775 (23.4%) $1,005,863 (15.1%) 1.55 1,022
2023-01-01 $624,450 (24.9%) $996,950 (12.9%) 1.55 961
2023-02-01 $634,901 (15.4%) $1,001,611 (9.0%) 1.53 920
2023-03-01 $649,375 (12.0%) $1,045,973 (7.0%) 1.53 885
2023-04-01 $645,000 (7.6%) $1,047,448 (5.4%) 1.50 898
2023-05-01 $648,875 (-0.2%) $1,039,516 (-3.6%) 1.47 889
2023-06-01 $622,450 (-3.9%) $991,419 (-7.6%) 1.40 947
2023-07-01 $620,000 (-0.8%) $1,008,721 (-2.2%) 1.41 1,015
2023-08-01 $601,700 (-4.4%) $1,000,390 (-1.5%) 1.38 1,046
2023-09-01 $599,900 (-6.6%) $980,978 (-4.5%) 1.40 1,132
2023-10-01 $599,000 (-5.3%) $1,009,495 (0.2%) 1.41 1,253
2023-11-01 $589,000 (-6.1%) $991,953 (-1.6%) 1.40 1,363
2023-12-01 $571,908 (-9.0%) $980,797 (-2.5%) 1.39 1,331
2024-01-01 $582,500 (-6.7%) $1,010,451 (1.4%) 1.42 1,302
2024-02-01 $577,250 (-9.1%) $1,029,725 (2.8%) 1.39 1,307
2024-03-01 $585,000 (-9.9%) $1,035,205 (-1.0%) 1.38 1,425
2024-04-01 $599,000 (-7.1%) $1,026,719 (-2.0%) 1.39 1,504
Hilton Head Island's median listing price for 2024-04-01 was $599,000, a difference of $-46,000 (-7.1%) versus the prior year and $14,000 versus the prior month.

Hilton Head Island's median listing price comes in at 139% of the national average.

Hilton Head Island's average listing price for 2024-04-01 was $1,026,719, a difference of $-20,729 (-2.0%) versus the prior year and $-8,486 versus the prior month.

For the 2024-04-01 period, Hilton Head Island had 1,504 MLS listings, a difference of 79 listings (6%) versus the prior month and 606 listings (67%) versus the prior year.

Median Listing Time on Market & Square Footage

Realtor.com - Hilton Head Island (CBSA) retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Date Median Listing Time on Market Median Square Footage
2018-01-01 103 days 2,151 sqft
2018-02-01 102 days 2,174 sqft
2018-03-01 78 days 2,161 sqft
2018-04-01 68 days 2,146 sqft
2018-05-01 74 days 2,142 sqft
2018-06-01 78 days 2,126 sqft
2018-07-01 85 days 2,116 sqft
2018-08-01 89 days 2,155 sqft
2018-09-01 94 days 2,125 sqft
2018-10-01 92 days 2,168 sqft
2018-11-01 88 days 2,155 sqft
2018-12-01 93 days 2,161 sqft
2019-01-01 101 days 2,141 sqft
2019-02-01 103 days 2,139 sqft
2019-03-01 95 days 2,150 sqft
2019-04-01 85 days 2,167 sqft
2019-05-01 91 days 2,188 sqft
2019-06-01 94 days 2,212 sqft
2019-07-01 103 days 2,175 sqft
2019-08-01 106 days 2,176 sqft
2019-09-01 112 days 2,175 sqft
2019-10-01 107 days 2,185 sqft
2019-11-01 98 days 2,200 sqft
2019-12-01 97 days 2,187 sqft
2020-01-01 102 days 2,161 sqft
2020-02-01 104 days 2,174 sqft
2020-03-01 83 days 2,201 sqft
2020-04-01 81 days 2,160 sqft
2020-05-01 89 days 2,131 sqft
2020-06-01 98 days 2,144 sqft
2020-07-01 94 days 2,189 sqft
2020-08-01 71 days 2,186 sqft
2020-09-01 67 days 2,142 sqft
2020-10-01 65 days 2,135 sqft
2020-11-01 66 days 2,122 sqft
2020-12-01 74 days 2,135 sqft
2021-01-01 79 days 2,118 sqft
2021-02-01 67 days 2,038 sqft
2021-03-01 52 days 2,092 sqft
2021-04-01 44 days 2,067 sqft
2021-05-01 43 days 2,032 sqft
2021-06-01 38 days 1,960 sqft
2021-07-01 46 days 1,985 sqft
2021-08-01 50 days 2,026 sqft
2021-09-01 49 days 1,973 sqft
2021-10-01 57 days 2,026 sqft
2021-11-01 59 days 1,966 sqft
2021-12-01 64 days 1,983 sqft
2022-01-01 74 days 1,989 sqft
2022-02-01 46 days 2,020 sqft
2022-03-01 33 days 2,083 sqft
2022-04-01 31 days 2,094 sqft
2022-05-01 32 days 2,169 sqft
2022-06-01 33 days 2,121 sqft
2022-07-01 41 days 2,064 sqft
2022-08-01 50 days 2,093 sqft
2022-09-01 56 days 2,097 sqft
2022-10-01 60 days 2,145 sqft
2022-11-01 58 days 2,120 sqft
2022-12-01 65 days 2,115 sqft
2023-01-01 75 days 2,118 sqft
2023-02-01 72 days 2,162 sqft
2023-03-01 56 days 2,227 sqft
2023-04-01 52 days 2,186 sqft
2023-05-01 50 days 2,134 sqft
2023-06-01 52 days 2,091 sqft
2023-07-01 52 days 2,031 sqft
2023-08-01 53 days 1,987 sqft
2023-09-01 56 days 1,980 sqft
2023-10-01 53 days 1,993 sqft
2023-11-01 56 days 1,982 sqft
2023-12-01 66 days 1,980 sqft
2024-01-01 79 days 2,001 sqft
2024-02-01 70 days 1,967 sqft
2024-03-01 51 days 1,994 sqft
2024-04-01 51 days 1,987 sqft
Hilton Head Island's median listing age (time on market) for 2024-04-01 was 51 days. This is -2% shorter than the same period one year ago.

Hilton Head Island's median square footage for active listings during the 2024-04-01 period was 1,987 sqft. One year prior, the average listing was 2,186 sqft.