Albertville VA Loan Rates, Closing Costs & Stats

Albertville, AL

A VA loan is a mortgage loan that’s backed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for those who have served or are presently serving in the U.S. military. The VA does not directly lend, it guarantees the loans made by private lenders to veterans, active military personnel, and qualifying military spouses.

The most obvious benefit of VA loans is that no downpayment is necessary to purchase a home. They will also typically have significantly lower fees-- meaning that if you're eligible to receive a VA loan, it will likely be the most favorable option. VA loans come in 3 varities: purchase, refinance and cash out refis.

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Albertville's 53 lenders originated 178 VA loans during 2023. The total origination value was $52,150,000, with an average VA loan value of $292,978.

Albertville VA Loans, 30 Year Fixed Rates

30 Year VA mortgages in Albertville averaged 6.61% for the week of 2024-07-19, compared to the national average (all VA variants) of 6.303% for the same period.

Albertville's average VA mortgage closing costs are $5,452.

The average rate for the prior week (2024-07-12) was 6.35% and one month ago for the week of 2024-06-14, the average rate was 6.41%.

The average rate one year ago was 6.59%.

For refis of the same type during the week of 2024-07-19, the average rate was 6.32%.

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Albertville VA Loan Lenders by Rates & Fees

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

Name # of Loans 2023 Avg. 30yFix Rate 2023 Avg. Closing Costs
Mortgage Research Center, LLC 26 6.62% $7,862
UNITED WHOLESALE MORTGAGE, LLC 14 6.22% $7,179
QUICKEN LOANS, LLC 12 6.20% $10,327
FAIRWAY INDEPENDENT MORTGAGE CORPORATION 8 6.47% $11,605
GUARANTEED RATE, INC. 8 6.03% $9,369
REDSTONE Federal Credit Union 7 6.41% $3,161
PENNYMAC LOAN SERVICES, LLC 7 5.35% $5,471
FirstBank 7 6.02% $5,225
MOVEMENT MORTGAGE, LLC 6 6.29% $8,439
NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION 6 5.58% $6,835
FREEDOM MORTGAGE CORPORATION 5 6.65% $13,748
GMFS LLC 4 6.78% $17,901
LOANDEPOT.COM, LLC 4 6.09% $9,946
CARDINAL FINANCIAL 3 7.58% $10,323
Regions Bank 3 6.21% $4,190
First Federal Bank, A FSB 3 6.13% $10,456
Wells Fargo Bank 2 6.50% $5,297
AMERISAVE MORTGAGE CORPORATION 2 5.25% $12,283
Barrington Bank & Trust Company, N.A. 2 6.25% $3,612
BROKER SOLUTIONS, INC. 2 5.62% $10,218
FIRST COMMUNITY MORTGAGE, INC. 2 6.13% $4,793
Gateway First Bank 2 6.13% $6,728
GUARANTEED RATE AFFINITY, LLC 2 6.44% $7,477
Mr. Cooper ( Nationstar Mortgage ) 2 6.19% $8,060
NEWREZ LLC 2 7.19% $3,754
UNION HOME MORTGAGE CORP. 2 5.69% $11,096
VILLAGE CAPITAL MORTGAGE 2 6.19% $6,598
Magnolia Bank 1 6.88% $12,490
First United Bank and Trust Company 1 6.88% $7,792
FBC MORTGAGE, LLC 1 4.99% $6,475
Armed Forces Bank 1 5.63% $3,980
MUTUAL OF OMAHA MORTGAGE, INC. 1 6.50% $7,896
Equity Prime Mortgage LLC 1 5.88% $6,436
NEW DAY FINANCIAL, LLC 1 6.88% $12,151
USAA Federal Savings Bank 1 6.00% $3,062
North American Savings Bank, F.S.B. 1 5.38% $12,119
Paramount Residential Mortgage Group, Inc. 1 6.25% $4,081
CROSSCOUNTRY MORTGAGE, LLC 1 7.75% $7,587
PLANET HOME LENDING, LLC 1 6.25% $4,645
Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC 1 6.13% $13,426
Community First National Bank 1 7.25% $3,287
Century Mortgage Company DBA Century Lending Company 1 6.75% $9,372
BancorpSouth 1 6.63% $5,053
Renasant Bank 1 6.25% $17,187
RESIDENTIAL BANCORP 1 5.75% $4,882
SOUTHWEST STAGE FUNDING, LLC 1 7.38% $0
The Federal Savings Bank 1 6.63% $14,383
TJC Mortgage, Inc. 1 6.13% $6,606
AMERICAN PORTFOLIO MORTGAGE CORPORATION 1 5.63% $4,456
FLAT BRANCH MORTGAGE, INC. 1 5.75% $6,069
Hamilton Mortgage Corporation 1 6.50% $3,805
HOMEBRIDGE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. 1 6.50% $5,749
Flagstar Bank, FSB 1 5.75% $6,787

The top Albertville VA lender as defined by loan originations is Mortgage Research Center, LLC, with 26 VA loans originated. Their average total fees are $7,862, which is $683 higher than the next largest lender, UNITED WHOLESALE MORTGAGE, LLC.

The lowest fee Albertville VA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are UNITED WHOLESALE MORTGAGE, LLC ($7,179), Mortgage Research Center, LLC ($7,862), QUICKEN LOANS, LLC ($10,327), .

The lowest rate Albertville VA lenders (with over 10 loans originated) are QUICKEN LOANS, LLC (6.20%), UNITED WHOLESALE MORTGAGE, LLC (6.22%), Mortgage Research Center, LLC (6.62%), .

VA Loan Features

  • No down payment required
  • Negotiable and competitive interest rate.
  • Ability to finance the VA funding fee (plus reduced funding fees with a down payment of at least 5 percent and exemption for veterans receiving VA compensation).
  • VA rules limit the amount you can be charged for closing costs.
  • Closing costs are comparable with other financing types (and may be lower).
  • Closing costs may be paid by the seller.
  • No private mortgage insurance premiums are required.
  • An assumable mortgage.
  • Right to prepay your mortgage without penalty.
  • For homes inspected by VA during construction, a warranty from builder and assistance from VA to obtain cooperation of builder.
  • VA assistance to veteran borrowers in default due to temporary financial difficulty.