Rhode Island USDA Loan Rates, Closing Costs & Stats

Rhode Island

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.

Rhode Island USDA Loans, 30 Year Fixed Rates

30 Year USDA mortgages in Rhode Island averaged 6.11% for the week of 2024-02-16, compared to the national average (all USDA variants) of 6.685% for the same period.

Rhode Island's average USDA mortgage closing costs are $6,068.

The average rate for the prior week (2024-02-09) was 6.15% and one month ago for the week of 2024-01-12, the average rate was 5.77%.

The average rate one year ago was 5.9%.

For refis of the same type during the week of 2024-02-16, the average rate was 5.49%.

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Rhode 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 Rhode Island level.

Name # of Loans 2022 Avg. 30yFix Rate 2022 Avg. Closing Costs
CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC. 1 3.75% $4,050
EVERETT FINANCIAL, INC. 1 3.25% $4,704
Nations Lending Corporation 1 4.25% $3,354

The top Rhode Island USDA lender as defined by loan originations is CALIBER HOME LOANS, INC., with 1 USDA loans originated. Their average total fees are $4,050, which is $654 lower than the next largest lender, EVERETT FINANCIAL, INC..

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

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