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Fixed Rate Mortgage

For borrowers that plan to stay in their homes for a long time, fixed rate mortgages are one of the best options for a mortgage loan—including 10, 15, 20, and 30 year programs.

They are ideal for you if you are looking to build equity, through the purchase of a stable, traditional mortgage. Our loan team can develop a comprehensive spreadsheet that illustrates the difference in payments among the fixed-rate mortgage options. They will be discussed with the consumer to help determine the choice that best meets their needs.

Fixed Rate Mortgage Options

30-Year Fixed

This option offers the benefit of the most stability. Many consumers select this option because it offers a consistent payment, that will never change. However, the interest rate is higher than shorter fixed-rate options. However, because payments are amortized over a longer time period, monthly payments are lower.

20-, 15-, and 10-Year Fixed

Borrowers that elect to purchase fixed-rate mortgages of a shorter duration, such as a 20-, 15-, or 10-year fixed-rate mortgage programs, pay higher monthly payments, but the interest rate is lower on these mortgages than on 30 -year mortgages