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Buying or building a new home is a pretty trippy experience  we get that. Our Home Loans team is here to help you chill. Enjoy personalized service, great rates, and the convenience of working with locals. That’s us. Even though we’re tossing around some throw-back lingo here, we’re as modern as they come. Now that’s groovy.

LOW
RATES

‌We keep our rates competitive and offer a variety of mortgage options to fit your budget and your life.

LOCAL
DECISIONS

 ‌We’re based right here in Vancouver, WA, so our home loan officers can provide the most accurate and up-to-date decisions.

ONE-ON-ONE
GUIDANCE

Our home loan professionals are ready to help you find the mortgage solution that works best for your needs.

Secure. Fast. Easy. Far Out!

ProgramDescription
30/15 Balloon Mortgage

This fixed-rate mortgage is otherwise known as a 30/15. It is amortized like a 30-year mortgage, but at the end of 15 years, the remaining balance (a.k.a. the balloon) comes due. This means you would need to pay off the loan, sell the home or refinance within 15 years.

First-time Home Buyer

Our special programs and one-on-one guidance alleviate many challenges first-time home buyers experience. Keeping with the credit union philosophy, we help first-time home buyers gain knowledge to make the right mortgage decision for them. Plus, we attend the loan closing to answer any last-minute questions.

Home Construction Loan

Build your dream home with help from Columbia Credit Union Home Loans. We offer two affordable programs plus our ten-time “Best of Clark County” award-winning service.

  • Choose between two popular programs: Adjustable Rate or Fixed Rate
  • Interest-only payments during construction phase
  • Generous construction phase – up to 12 months
Living Green Mortgage

Columbia Credit Union’s Living Green MortgageSM can save you up to $500 when your home is certified for energy efficiency through LEED, Energy Star or Earth Advantage.

RetireIt! Mortgage

The RetireIt! Mortgage is the perfect borrowing choice to free up your income before you retire. With a variety of terms and outstanding low rates, you’ll pay off your mortgage quickly to “retire” your payments with outstanding savings. Free up your income so you’re free to enjoy life!

80+20 Home Loan

You’ve been renting here while you’re selling your place “back there.” And now you’re ready to put down roots. Or, the kids are old enough for you to want to live in a great school district.

  • Affordable. Zero down payment.
  • Flexible. Seller contributions allowed.
  • No PMI.
  • 80% of the purchase is your 1st mortgage, which will have a 30-year amortization with a 15-year balloon payment.
  • 20% of your purchase (essentially your down payment) will also have a 30-year amortization with a 15-year balloon payment.
Land Loan

A Lot or Land loan helps finance the purchase of a residential lot or land so you’re ready to construct your new home in the near future.

  • For residential lots or unimproved land
  • Competitive fixed rates
  • Up to 75% loan to value of purchase price
  • Local decisions, personal service
  • Easy conversion to a construction loan – contact us to learn more
Fixed Rate Mortgage

A Columbia fixed rate mortgage maintains its original interest rate throughout the term of the loan. It’s a great option if you plan to stay in your home for a long time or if you prefer the security of a fixed rate.

  • 15, 20 and 30-year terms available
  • Ideal for long-term homeownership
  • Available for primary residence, second homes and investment properties

Live or work in Washington State or the Oregon community of Clackamas, Marion, Multnomah, and Washington Counties? Join us. Federally Insured by NCUA. Equal Housing Opportunity.

Columbia Credit Union
PO Box 324, Vancouver, WA 98666 • 360.891.4000