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Rates & Compensation


Rates effective as of September 26, 2022 @ 12:01 am ET. | Teal Indicates Recent Change


Alternative Rates & Compensation
Term/Credit 680+ 640+ 600+ 500 to 599 Compensation/Fee
1 Year Fixed 5.89% 6.09% 6.29% Starting at 6.49% 70 bps
2 Year Fixed 5.99% 6.19% 6.39% Starting at 6.59% 80 bps
3 Year Fixed 6.09% 6.29% 6.49% Starting at 6.69% 100 bps
Rate Premiums Rental (major & medium markets): 50 bps
31-35 year Amortization: 15 bps (Owner Occupied & Fully Income Qualified only)

Other considerations:
Lending Areas
Major credit event (MCE)* discharged ≤12 months and/or payout of tax arrears
Extended Ratios


*MCE = Bankruptcy, Consumer Proposal, Credit Counseling
1% Lender Fee
Maximum GDS/TDS 50%
Extended GDS/TDS up to 65% and credit scores below 500 considered on a case-by-case basis, contact your RVP or use the Quick Quote for more details.
Rate Hold: 90 days




Credit Matrix
  Extended Ratios Plus Extended Ratios Basic Standard Ratios
Max LTV 75% 65% 80%
Credit Score ≥ 640 Max TDS = 60% Max TDS = 65% Max TDS = 50%
Credit score ≥ 500* to 639 Not Eligible
Credit Score < 500 Not Eligible  Case-by-Case Case-by-Case
Property Location Major Major/Medium/Minor Major/Medium/Minor
Min Qualified Total Income $100,000
(BFS Assist - Not Applicable)
Not Applicable Not Applicable
Occupancy Owner Occupied Owner Occupied & Rental Owner Occupied & Rental
Additional Rate premiums and/or loan amount restrictions apply for Extended Ratios & credit score < 500.
Use Deal Quote for more info and/or approximate pricing
Credit scores below 500 limited to maximum LTV 65%

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