Your first home is closer than you think

No matter where you are in your home buying journey, Mechanics Bank can help you get started. We're proud to be part of the communities we serve and we're committed to helping our neighbors reach their homeownership goals.

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What Mortgage Loans Do You Offer?

We offer a variety of loan options tailored to your specific needs including fixed-rate, adjustable-rate mortgages, and more. Your Lending Advisor will get you in a loan that fits your goals.

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How Do I Get Started?

Our Senior Lending Advisors are experts in the mortgage process and will be with you every step of the way. Meet our team of professional, friendly Lending Advisors.

Let's see just how simple we can make this.

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For over 115 years, we’ve been working side-by-side with our neighbors to help with mortgage needs. We’d love to lend you a hand, too.

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What is the difference between a fixed-rate and adjustable-rate (ARM) mortgages?

Fixed-rate Mortgage

Fixed-rate home loans are the most common type of mortgage. With fixed-rate home loans, you'll maintain the same principal payment and interest rate throughout the life of the loan. That means you’ll never worry about rising interest rates or a changing economy when it comes to your home loan. It’s perfect if you plan on staying in your home for at least five years.

Adjustable-rate Mortgage

Adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) offer less predictability but may be cheaper in the short term. Most ARMs have two periods. During the first period, your interest rate is fixed and won’t change. During the second period, your rate goes up and down regularly based on market changes. You might consider this option if you plan to move again within the initial fixed period of an ARM. However, if you end up staying in your house longer than expected, you may end up paying a lot more.

 

Have more questions about buying a home?

Visit our mortgage FAQs