Poughkeepsie USDA Loan Rates, Closing Costs & Stats

POUGHKEEPSIE-NEWBURGH-MIDDLETOWN, NY

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.

Poughkeepsie's 5 lenders originated 6 USDA loans during 2023. The total origination value was $1,430,000, with an average USDA loan value of $238,333.

Poughkeepsie USDA Loans, 30 Year Fixed Rates

30 Year USDA mortgages in Poughkeepsie averaged 6.53% for the week of 2024-05-24, compared to the national average (all USDA variants) of 6.738% for the same period.

Poughkeepsie's average USDA mortgage closing costs are $6,859.

The average rate for the prior week (2024-05-17) was 6.61% and one month ago for the week of 2024-04-19, the average rate was 6.85%.

The average rate one year ago was 6.36%.

For refis of the same type during the week of 2024-05-24, the average rate was 7.28%.

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Poughkeepsie 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 Poughkeepsie level.

Name # of Loans 2023 Avg. 30yFix Rate 2023 Avg. Closing Costs
ABSOLUTE HOME MORTGAGE CORPORATION 2 6.75% $14,504
Bank of England 1 6.63% $11,410
HOMESTEAD FUNDING CORP. 1 6.25% $3,305
M&T Bank 1 6.75% $6,611
PRIMELENDING, A PLAINSCAPITAL COMPANY 1 6.25% $8,104

The top Poughkeepsie USDA lender as defined by loan originations is ABSOLUTE HOME MORTGAGE CORPORATION, with 2 USDA loans originated. Their average total fees are $14,504, which is $3,094 higher than the next largest lender, Bank of England.

The lowest fee Poughkeepsie USDA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are .

The lowest rate Poughkeepsie USDA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are .