Springfield USDA Loans
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.
Springfield's 56 lenders originated 618 USDA loans during 2021. The total origination value was $103,940,000, with an average USDA loan value of $168,188.
Springfield USDA Loans, 30 Year Fixed Rates
30 Year USDA mortgages in Springfield
for the week of 2022-05-20, compared to the national average (all USDA variants) of
5.315% for the same period.
The average rate for the prior week (2022-05-13) was 5.3% and one month ago for the week of 2022-04-15, the average rate was 4.99%.
The average rate one year ago was 3.14%.
For refis of the same type during the week of 2022-05-20, the average rate was 5.15%.
Springfield USDA Loan Lenders by Rates & Fees
The below table looks at the average fees and rates for USDA 30 Year Fixed Rate (purchase, first lien) mortgages originated by each lender at the Springfield level.
The top Springfield USDA lender as defined by loan originations is FLAT BRANCH MORTGAGE, INC., with
93 USDA loans originated. Their average total fees are
$4,054, which is $382
lower than the next largest lender,
DAS Acquisition Company, LLC.
The lowest fee Springfield USDA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are Oakstar Bank ($3,774), ASSEMBLIES OF GOD Credit Union ($3,953), Great Southern Bank ($3,992), FLAT BRANCH MORTGAGE, INC. ($4,054) and Guaranty Bank ($4,133).
The lowest rate Springfield USDA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are Great Southern Bank (2.48%), Guaranty Bank (2.72%), Oakstar Bank (2.73%), Springfield First Community Bank (2.78%) and Servion, Inc. (2.81%).