Adjustable Rate Mortgage
Adjustable rate mortgages offer a fixed interest rate and payment for a stated time period. Thereafter, the interest rate and payments may adjust annually subject to initial, annual and lifetime interest rate caps.
- Maximizes purchasing power.
- Usually carries a lower interest rate compared to 15, 20 or 30-year fixed rate loans.
- Lower interest rate allows families to qualify for a larger loan amount.
- Low down payment.
- Suitable for homeowners who plan to move or refinance again within a few years.
- Think retains servicing.
- Loan term/amortization
Maximum 30 year amortization.
- Product options
Fixed for 5, 7 or 10 years then adjusting annually after the fixed term. Not convertible to fixed rate loan.
- Eligible property types
1 to 4 unit owner-occupied primary residence including condos, PUDs, town-homes and 1-unit vacation homes suitable for year-round occupancy.
- Origination fee
1% of loan amount, maximum of $1,500.
Weekly average yield on US Treasury Securities adjusted to a constant maturity of one year.
5 year: 2.50%
7 and 10: 2.50%
- Rate caps
5 year: 1.5% annual/4% lifetime
7 and 10 year: 1.5% annual/4% lifetime
How to apply:
* APR = Annual Percentage Rate.
Payment example: A 7 year $100,000 adjustable rate mortgage loan at 3.900% APR* will have monthly payments of $449.04 for the first 7 years with the rate subject to yearly adjustments or increases up to 1.5% per year thereafter with a lifetime cap of 7.325% APR*. Downpayments vary from 0-20% for qualified borrowers.
Payment does not include amounts for taxes and insurance and the actual payment obligation may be greater. Origination fees may vary from $0-$1500. Other closing costs may apply. Other terms and amounts are available. Rate current as of December 10, 2019 and is subject to change. Home financing is available to existing customers, or new customers who live or work in Minnesota, for primary residences located in AZ, FL, IL, IN, IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD & WI. Click here for current mortgage rates.