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Turning a house into a home is not a small thing, it's everything.

 

Our Mortgage Products

Purchase Loan Features:

  • Available for primary residence and second home
  • Condominiums and planned unit developments are acceptable
  • As little as 3% down
  • Fixed or adjustable rate programs
  • Apply Online Now

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Payment example: $100,000 loan amount; 4.000% rate; 4.205% APR; 300 monthly payments of $527.84, which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $100,000 loan amount; 15% down; 1 point. Program available on 1-4 family owner-occupied homes. Other rates and programs are available. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Refinance Loan Features:

  • Available for primary residence and second home
  • Condominiums and planned unit developments are acceptable
  • Cash out options available
  • Fixed or adjustable rate programs
  • Apply Online Now

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Payment example: $100,000 loan amount; 4.000% rate; 4.205% APR; 300 monthly payments of $527.84, which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $100,000 loan amount; 15% down; 1 point. Program available on 1-4 family owner-occupied homes. Other rates and programs are available. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Have you found a house that you want to make your “dream home” with an addition, repairs or some updating?
Our Renovation Loan not only lends you the money for the purchase of the home, but also the money for the addition and improvements too!

Renovation Loan Features:

  • Available for purchases and refinances
  • Borrow up to 85% of the appraised value when including $10,000 or more in renovations
  • Cost of renovations can exceed purchase price
  • Down payments as little as 5% plus reserves
  • Appraised value is determined as if renovations are complete
  • Act as your own general contractor or hire a builder
  • Available for owner-occupied 1 to 4 unit properties
  • Fixed and adjustable rate programs
  • Free pre-approvals on purchases

Ask about the terms and conditions for borrowing up to 95% with mortgage insurance.

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Payment example: $100,000 loan amount; 4.000% rate; 4.205% APR; 300 monthly payments of $527.84 which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $100,000 loan amount; 15% down; 1 point. APR will vary based on the dollars borrowed for renovation. Program available on 1-4 family owner-occupied homes. 15% down, no mortgage insurance for well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. Other rates and programs are available. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

At First Federal Savings of Lorain, we want to help you build your dream home, your way. Our construction loans are designed to provide you with the flexibility to hire a general contractor or be your own general contractor and oversee the project yourself.

Construction Loan features include:                                                                                                      

  • Borrow up to 85% of the appraised value, for well-qualified borrowers
  • Act as your own general contractor or hire a builder  
    • $1,000 construction loan fee when working with an approved builder and a five draw schedule
    • $1,000 construction loan fee when working as your own general contractor
      • Six draws included, additional draws are $125 per draw
  • Lot equity can be used towards your down payment
  • Financing options available for land up to 25 acres
  • Single close loan with one set of closing costs, automatically converts to permanent financing
  • Fixed and adjustable rate programs 
  • Apply Online Now

Ask about the terms and conditions of borrowing up to 95% with mortgage insurance.

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Payment example: $100,000 loan amount; 4.750% rate; 4.987% APR; 360 monthly payments of $521.65,  which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $100,000 loan amount; 15% down; 0 points; $1,000 Construction Loan Fee + 3 months interest. Program available on 1-4 family owner-occupied homes. Other rates and programs are available. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. 

 

Have you found the perfect location to build your dream home, but not quite ready to build? 
We have the right loan for you!

Lot Loan Features:

  • 20% down payment on developed lots
  • 25% down payment on undeveloped lots
  • Financing options available for land up to 25 acres
  • 15-year term, fixed rate
  • Zero points

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Payment example: $50,000 loan amount; 4.250% rate; 4.521% APR; 180 monthly payments of $376.14, which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $100,000 loan amount; 20% down; 0 points. Loans can be made on acreage up to 25 acres, if the primary use is the owner-occupied home. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Condominium Loan Features: 

  • We lend on warrantable and non warrantable condos
    • Warrantable:
      • As little as 5% down with mortgage insurance
    • Non– Warrantable:
      • 15% down no mortgage insurance for well qualified borrowers
  • Purchase or refinance renovation loan available
  • Fixed and adjustable rate programs
  • Free pre-approvals
  • Apply Online Now

CONTACT OUR LENDING STAFF FOR MORE DETAILS

Payment example: $100,000 loan amount; 4.000% rate; 4.205% APR; 300 monthly payments of $527.84, which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $100,000 loan amount; 15% down; 1 point. Program available on 1-4 family owner-occupied homes. Other rates and programs are available. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Jumbo Loan Features:

  • Purchase, refinance or construction loans for single family residence, planned
    unit developments, condominiums and second homes
  • Various down payment options available
  • Fixed and adjustable rate programs
  • Free pre-approvals on purchases

CONTACT OUR LENDING STAFF FOR MORE DETAILS 

Payment example: $500,000 loan amount; 4.750% rate; 4.769% APR; 360 monthly payments of $2,608.24, which includes principal and interest only. APR based on $500,000 loan amount; 20% down; 0 points. Program available on 1-4 family owner-occupied homes. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Doctor Loan Features:

  • Borrow up to $500,000 with No PMI
  • As little as 3% down on purchase of an existing home
  • Higher debt to income ratios considered
  • Doctors in Residency or Fellowship programs are also eligible under this program, up to $417,000
  • This program is open to Medical Doctors (M.D or D.O), Dentists (DDS, DMD), Podiatrists (DPM ),
    Optometrists (OD) or Veterinarians (DVM) who are licensed to practice in the State of Ohio
  • Purchase or construction loans for single family units, planned unit developments, townhouses,
    condominiums and second homes
  • Fixed and adjustable rate programs 

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Payment example: $500,000 loan amount; 4.750% rate; 4.769% APR; 360 monthly payments of $2,608.24, which includes principal and interest only. The above rates apply to in house loans only. APR based on $500,000 loan amount; 3% down; 0 point. 3 % down available on PURCHASE of single family owner-occupied homes only. Construction loan guidelines apply to all construction loans. For well qualified customers; subject to certain underwriting restrictions and guidelines. RATES AND OFFER SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Type Max Term Down Payment Required Example Loan Amount Interest Rate Annual Percentage Rate Example Payment
New Mobile Home* 15 yrs 20% $10,000 7.500% 7.750% $92.70
Used Mobile Home** 10 yrs 20% $10,000 7.500% 8.748% $118.70

 

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Please Note: There is a $400 appraisal fee required at the time of application.

*Rate may increase after consummation. A mobile home loan is a 1 year adjustable loan, maximum adjustment each time is 0.5% with a lifetime adjustment of not more than 5.00% up and a floor of 6.5%. Payment  example: $10,000 loan amount; 7.50% rate; for 180 payments of $92.70, which includes principal and interest only.

**APR based on a $10,000 mobile home loan with normal closing costs and 20% down payment. Payment example: $10,000 loan amount; 7.50% rate; for 120 payments of $118.70, which includes principal and interest only.

A Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) is a convenient way to manage both planned and unexpected expenses. Because you control the flexibility, a HELOC from First Federal Savings of Lorain can help pay for weddings, vacations, home improvements, vehicle purchases and debt consolidation as well as unexpected emergencies. 

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