Licenses & Disclosures

California Rates is not a lender or a broker. California Rates performs marketing and computerized loan matching services. The information provided by you to California Rates is not an application for a mortgage loan, nor is it used to pre-qualify you with any lender or broker. If you are contacted by a lender or broker that advertises with California Rates and you submit a loan application to such lender or broker, your information remains between you and that lender or broker. We do not take applications or collect other documents from potential borrowers, make loans, or accept or facilitate loan payments. As a marketing lead generator, California Rates is required to be a licensed mortgage broker.

California Rates does not endorse, warrant or guarantee service or products of any lender or broker and does not guarantee and makes no representations of any rates, points and loan programs posted by advertising lenders and brokers. All information is subject to change without notice. This is not an advertisement for credit as defined by paragraph 226.24 of regulation Z.
California Rates shall not be responsible or liable for any products, services, information or other materials displayed, purchased, or obtained as a result of any information or offer in or results of any kind obtained in connection with this web site, including, without limitation, any agent referrals, loan recommendations, application, approval, pre-qualification, loan or interest rate analysis. Nothing on this web site contains an offer, promise or otherwise, either to make a specific loan or that any participating lender or broker will make any loan for any purpose or on any specific terms.

In no event shall California Rates be liable to anyone for any delays, inaccuracies, errors or omissions with respect to the information or the transmission or delivery of all or any part thereof, for any damage arising therefrom or occasioned thereby, or for the results obtained from the use of the information. The entire risk as to the accuracy, adequacy, completeness, timeliness, validity and quality of any information is with the user.

NMLS Unique Identifier: 167283

To review NMLS access page please visit:
http://www.nmlsconsumeraccess.com/EntityDetails.aspx/

Alabama

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Alabama Mortgage Brokers License No. 100041288

Arizona

California Rates, Inc., Arizona Mortgage Brokers
License No. AZ MB 0918276

Arkansas

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates is a licensed Arkansas Mortgage Loan Company/Broker.
License No. 100781

California

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates is a Licensed Real Estate Broker. California Rates does not make mortgage loans or commitments.
License No. 1868896

CA Dept. of Real Estate, (916) 227-0931

The Housing Financial Discrimination Act of 1977 Fair Lending Notice

It is illegal to discriminate in the provisions of or in the availability of financial assistance because of the consideration of: (a) trends, characteristics or conditions in the neighborhood or geographic area surrounding a housing accommodation, unless the financial institution can demonstrate in the particular case that such consideration is required to avoid an unsafe and unsound business practice; or (b) race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry. It is illegal to consider the racial, ethnic, religious or national origin composition of a neighborhood or geographic area surrounding a housing accommodation or whether or not such composition is undergoing change, or is expected to undergo change, in appraising a housing accommodation or in determining whether or not, or under what terms and conditions, to provide financial assistance.

These provisions govern financial assistance for the purpose of the purchase, construction, rehabilitation or refinancing of one-to-four unit family residence occupied by the owner and for the purpose of the home improvement of any one-to-four unit family residence.

If you have any questions about your rights, or if you wish to file a complaint, contact the management of this institution or the agency noted below.

Bureau of Real Estate
Mortgage Loan Division
1651 Exposition Boulevard
Sacramento,
California 95815

Department of Business Oversight
320 West 4th Street
Suite 750
Los Angeles, CA 90013-1105

If your inquiry is forwarded to a Lender that makes you an offer, within three business days from the date you submit an application to the Lender you should receive from the Lender a good faith estimate required under RESPA and an initial disclosure statement required under the Truth in Lending Act.

If the Lender denies your request for credit, and that action is based, in whole or in part, on any information contained in a consumer credit report, you have the right to obtain, within sixty days, a free copy of your consumer credit report from the credit reporting agency which compiles and maintains files on consumers on a nationwide basis. You also have the right to dispute the accuracy or completeness of any information in a consumer credit report furnished by the consumer credit reporting agency by contacting that agency directly.

An applicant, if married, may apply for a separate account.

Mortgage Loan Disclosure Statement

California Rates, Inc. will receive a fee from a Lender upon passing along your inquiry as compensation for its services as a mortgage broker. California Rates receives this fee whether or not you close your loan. This is the total compensation California Rates, Inc. receives from the Lender for its services and the Lender pays this fee. I acknowledge that this mortgage broker fee will be paid to California Rates and that there is no other mortgage broker fee agreement between us.

Connecticut

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates is a BROKER ONLY, NOT A LENDER.
Mortgage Broker License No. MB-167283

District of Columbia

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates, District of Columbia Mortgage Broker License No. 7123

Financing Agreement

If you transact with a Lender linked via your inquiry with California Rates, Inc., the Lender shall issue a Financing Agreement in accordance with D.C. Code Ann. § 26-1013. This agreement shall include the terms and principle amount of the loan, an explanation of the type of loan, the interest rate, points and fees, and the length of time the finance agreement is in effect. This must be executed by the Lender and delivered at least 72 hours before settlement.

Florida

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates, Florida Correspondent Mortgage Lender.
License No. CL1000000256
This disclosure is written to give you notice that California Rates does not originate mortgage loans or commitments. Although California Rates will forward your loan request to its participating lenders, California Rates does not guarantee acceptance into any particular loan program. Should you choose to apply for a mortgage loan with a participating lender, that lender will provide you with a Good Faith Estimate itemizing fees, including loan origination and/or other settlement service fees. The documentation you receive will also include information on whether any fees paid are refundable.

YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL PRODUCTS OR SERVICES FROM LMB OR FROM ANY PERSON OR ENTITY SUGGESTED OR RECOMMENDED BY LMB. HOWEVER, LMB RESERVES THE RIGHT TO APPROVE THE ENTITY SELECTED BY YOU, WHICH APPROVAL MAY NOT BE UNREASONABLY WITHHELD. A LENDER IS ALLOWED TO REQUIRE THE USE OF AN ATTORNEY, CREDIT REPORTING AGENCY OR REAL ESTATE APPRAISER CHOSEN TO REPRESENT THE LENDER’S INTEREST.

Georgia

California Rates, Inc.
4859 W Slauson Ave #405, Los Angeles, CA 90056 Georgia Mortgage Broker License No. 19658

Idaho

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates, Idaho Mortgage Broker License No. 7137

Mortgage Broker/Origination Agreement

California Rates will not act as your lender or credit provider. California Rates will pass along the information you submit to our lending partners and our lending partners will contact you with their offers. While we seek to help you meet your financial needs, we do not distribute the products of all lenders or investors in the market and cannot guarantee the lowest price or best terms available in the market. California Rates provides mortgage information at no cost to you. California Rates will not charge or seek fees of any kind from you. California Rates receives fees from lending partners and may be paid by the lender based on (i) the value of the Mortgage Loan or related servicing rights in the market place or (ii) other services, goods or facilities performed or provided by us to the lender. This agreement remains in effect only as long as you seek to use the services offered by California Rates. You may discontinue this relationship at any time, without notice, at no cost or penalty to you.

Idaho Prepayment Penalty Disclosure

If you, the borrower, pay off or refinance your mortgage loan before the date for repayment stated in the loan agreement, you may be charged a prepayment charge. A prepayment penalty charge may be significant. Prior to signing any documents, make sure you fully understand the prepayment charge provisions outlined in your loan agreement.

Interest Rate Lock Information

An interest rate that is not locked in is subject to change.

Illinois

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates Illinois Residential Mortgage Licensee License No. 6760682

Loan Brokerage Agreement and Broker Disclosure Statement

California Rates, a corporation, is a mortgage broker and not a lender. California Rates provides mortgage information at no cost to you. California Rates will not charge or seek fees of any kind from you. California Rates will pass along your inquiry to our lending partners and our lending partners will contact you with their offers. While we seek to help you meet your financial needs, we do not distribute the products of all lenders or investors in the market and cannot guarantee the lowest price or best terms available in the market. California Rates receives fees from lending partners and may be paid by the lender based on (i) the value of the Mortgage Loan or related servicing rights in the market place or (ii) other services, goods or facilities performed or provided by us to the lender. This agreement remains in effect only as long as you seek to use the services offered by California Rates. You may discontinue this relationship at any time, without notice, at no cost or penalty to you.

A participating Lender may provide you with a Borrower Information Document pursuant to the Residential Mortgage License Act of 1987. You may also receive a list of documents and materials required to complete your loan application with the Lender.

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Division of Banking
122 S. Michigan Ave.,
Suite 1900 Chicago,
IL 60603(312) 793-3000

Indiana

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Indiana Loan Broker Registration License No. 167283

Iowa

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Iowa Mortgage Broker License No. 2009-0070

Kansas

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Mortgage Company License MC.0025017
California Rates
4859 W Slauson Ave #405, Los Angeles, CA 90056

California Rates is a mortgage business licensed with the Kansas Office of the State Bank Commissioner in accordance with the laws of the state of Kansas. This license does not represent an endorsement or recommendation of the licensee’s products or services by the Office of the State Bank Commissioner. As a consumer, you may submit a complaint or inquiry about this mortgage business by delivering a written statement to the Office of the State Bank Commissioner, 700 Jackson, Suite 300, Topeka, KS 66603.

Kentucky

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Kentucky Mortgage Loan Broker License No. MB24703

Louisiana

LMB Services, Inc., Louisiana Residential Mortgage Lending License,
NMLS Unique Identifier 130484

Maine

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Maine Credit Services Organization No. CSo11467

Maine law requires that the disclosures below be provided to consumers before any contact is signed with, and before any money is paid to, a credit services organization or third parties. Please print out this information and save if for your records. I acknowledge reading and receiving a copy of this Disclosure to Consumer.

Written Agreement or Contract

California Rates will not act as your lender or credit provider. California Rates will pass along your to our lending partner(s) and our lending partner(s) will contact you with their offer(s). While we seek to help you meet your financial needs, we do not distribute the products of all lenders or investors in the market and cannot guarantee the lowest price or best terms available in the market. California Rates provides mortgage information at no cost to you. California Rates will not charge or seek fees of any kind from you. California Rates receives fees from lending partners and may be paid by the lender based on (i) the value of the Mortgage Loan or related servicing rights in the market place or (ii) other services, goods or facilities performed or provided by us to the lender. This agreement remains in effect only as long as you seek to use the services offered by California Rates, Inc. You may discontinue this relationship at any time, without notice, at no cost or penalty to you. It is important that you read and understand all contracts related to any credit services you obtain. It is also important for you to retain a copy for your records.

Escrowing of Consumer Funds

California Rates, Inc. will not accept, request, or require any fees from our consumers.

Consumer Protection Bond

A consumer protection bond is on file with the State of Maine. If you have a claim against our company which cannot be resolved through informal means, you may institute an action to recover your loss from that bond by filing a written complaint with the Director, Office of Consumer Credit Regulation, 35 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0035.

Maryland

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc., d/b/a California Rates
Maryland Mortgage Lender License No. 18945

California Rates will not seek or accept fees from consumers submitting an inquiry. If your inquiry is forwarded to our participating Lenders, you may be issued a Financing Agreement by Lenders in accordance with Maryland Commercial Law Code §§ 12-125, 1013. The Financing Agreement must contain: (1) the term and principal amount of the loan; (2) an explanation of the type of mortgage loan being offered; (3) the rate of interest that will apply to the loan, and, if the rate is subject to change or is a variable rate, or is subject to final determination at a future date based on some objective standard, a specific statement of those facts; (4) the points, if any, to be paid by the borrower or the seller; and (5) the term in which the Financing Agreement remains in effect.

Michigan

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates, Michigan
First Mortgage License No. FL0016983
Second Mortgage License SO -0016984

Minnesota

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Minnesota Residential Mortgage Originator License No. 20406683

California Rates IS NOT ACTING AS YOUR AGENT IN CONNECTION WITH OBTAINING A RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN. WHILE WE SEEK TO ASSIST YOU IN MEETING YOUR FINANCIAL NEEDS, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THE LOWEST OR BEST TERMS AVAILABLE IN THE MARKET.

Mississippi

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Mississippi License No. 4421/2009

Missouri

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Missouri Residential Mortgage Broker License No. 91647

Nebraska

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Nebraska Licensed Mortgage Banker, License No. 2006

Nevada

LMB Services, Inc, Nevada Mortgage Broker License No. 3545

New Hampshire

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates,
Licensed by the New Hampshire Banking Department. Mortgage Broker License No. 14961-MBR.

New Jersey

LMB Services, Inc., New Jersey Mortgage Broker License, NMLS Unique Identifier 130484

New Mexico

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc., d/b/a California Rates
New Mexico Loan Broker License No. 3828

New York

California Rates, Inc.
4859 W Slauson Ave #405, Los Angeles, CA 90056

Registered Mortgage Broker – NYS Department of Financial Services
RMB No. 202698

California Rates, Inc. is a Registered Mortgage Broker with the State of New York. As a Registered Mortgage Broker, California Rates, Inc. is not empowered to make mortgage loans. All mortgage loans are arranged with third-party providers.

Disclosure

North Carolina

LMB Services, Inc. North Carolina Mortgage Lender License No. L-150167.

North Dakota

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
North Dakota Money Broker License No. 102048

Ohio

LMB Services, Inc., Ohio Mortgage Broker License No. MB.804054.000

Oklahoma

LMB Services, Inc. Oklahoma Mortgage Broker License No. MB001814.

Oregon

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Oregon Mortgage Broker License No. ML 49356

Pennsylvania

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Banking
Mortgage Broker License No. 30999

If you choose to transact with a Lender, you may be required by the Lender to pay an application fee to cover the costs of an appraisal, credit report or other items. The Lender determines the fee amount. Your loan documents will disclose whether these fees are refundable or nonrefundable.

Variable Interest Rate Disclosure

Pennsylvania’s Loan Interest and Protection Law applies to loans of $50,000 or less. This law requires a Lender offering a mortgage with a variable interest rate to also offer a mortgage with an interest rate that will not change. This fixed interest rate mortgage must be offered to you at reasonably competitive terms and rate. On variable interest loans, the Lender will explain to you how the interest rate can change in the future, the effect of changes in the index on the rate and term, and an explanation of the index.

South Carolina

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
South Carolina License number: NMLS: 167283, LMB Mortgage Services, Inc.

Tennessee

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Tennessee Mortgage Broker License No. 4151

Texas

LMB Services, Inc. – NMLS ID 130484 – has been issued a mortgage company license by the Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending.

CONSUMERS WISHING TO FILE A COMPLAINT AGAINST A MORTGAGE LOAN COMPANY OR A RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN ORIGINATOR SHOULD COMPLETE AND SEND A COMPLAINT FORM TO THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF SAVINGS AND MORTGAGE LENDING, 2601 NORTH LAMAR, SUITE 201, AUSTIN, TEXAS 78705. COMPLAINT FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DEPARTMENT’S WEBSITE AT WWW.SML.TEXAS.GOV. A TOLL-FREE CONSUMER HOTLINE IS AVAILABLE AT 1-877-276-5550.

THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF SAVINGS AND MORTGAGE LENDING MAINTAINS A RECOVERY FUND TO MAKE PAYMENTS OF CERTAIN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET DAMAGES SUSTAINED BY BORROWERS CAUSED BY ACTS OF LICENSED RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE LOAN ORIGINATORS. A WRITTEN APPLICATION FOR REIMBURSEMENT FROM THE RECOVERY FUND MUST BE FILED WITH AND INVESTIGATED BY THE DEPARTMENT PRIOR TO THE PAYMENT OF A CLAIM. FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE RECOVERY FUND, PLEASE CONSULT THE DEPARTMENT’S WEBSITE AT WWW.SML.TEXAS.GOV.

Utah

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Utah Mortgage Lender Company License No. 7500864-MLCO

Vermont

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Vermont Mortgage Broker License No. 985

California Rates will act in a brokerage capacity and will not act as your lender or credit provider. California Rates will pass along your inquiry to our lending partners and our lending partners will contact you with their loan product offers. While we seek to help you meet your financial needs, we do not distribute the products of all lenders or investors in the market and cannot guarantee the lowest price or best terms available in the market.

California Rates provides mortgage information at no cost to you. California Rates will not charge or seek fees of any kind from you. California Rates receives fees from lending partners and may be paid by the lender based on (i) the value of the Mortgage Loan or related servicing rights in the market place or (ii) other services, goods or facilities performed or provided by us to the lender. This agreement remains in effect only as long as you seek to use the services offered by California Rates. You may discontinue this relationship at any time, without notice, at no cost or penalty to you. California Rates does not otherwise represent the interests of either you or the participating Lenders and does not select a loan product for you.

Virginia

Licensed by the Virginia State Corporation Commission LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Virginia Mortgage Broker License No. MC-5455

Washington

LMB Services, Inc., Washington Mortgage Broker License No. MB-130484

West Virginia

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
West Virginia Licensed Mortgage Broker No. 24644

Wisconsin

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Wisconsin Mortgage Broker License No. 69339

California Rates will not act as your lender or credit provider. California Rates will pass along your inquiry to our lending partners and our lending partners will contact you with their offers. While we seek to help you meet your financial needs, we do not distribute the products of all lenders or investors in the market and cannot guarantee the lowest price or best terms available in the market. California Ratesm receives fees from lending partners and may be paid by the lender based on (i) the value of the Mortgage Loan or related servicing rights in the market place or (ii) other services, goods or facilities performed or provided by us to the lender.

Wyoming

LMB Mortgage Services, Inc. d/b/a California Rates
Mortgage Broker License No. 2061

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