Origination Fee

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Origination Fee

A charge imposed by a lending institution or a bank for the service of processing a loan.

For example, a bank might charge an individual who has applied for a student loan an origination fee of one percent for processing the application and granting the loan.

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The Company reported loan origination fees and gain on sale of loans of $4.
The Company also reported loan origination fees and gain on sale of loans of $5.
Fast Growing Private Mortgage Fund to Let Brokers Control Loan Origination Fees
Increases from 2004 to 2005 in service charges on deposit accounts, net realized gain on sale of investment securities available-for-sale, mortgage loan origination fees, investment and insurance commissions, income earned on bank owned life insurance and other non-interest income of $33,000, $3,000, $33,000, $70,000, $35,000 and $7,000, respectively, contributed to the increase in non-interest income.
The points must be designated on the Uniform Settlement Statement as points (for example, as loan origination fees (including amounts so designated on Veteran Affairs (VA) and Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans), loan discounts or discount points), and shown as paid from either the borrower's or seller's funds at settlement.
They don't have to pay the premium interest rates, loan origination fees, or processing fees that mortgage brokers and retail lenders normally charge for their services.
57-541, 1957-2 CB 319, and 67-297, 1967-2 CB 87, dealing with the treatment of loan origination fees on FHA and VA loans, do not apply to cash-basis home buyers who satisfy the requirements of Rev.
b) Zero loan origination fees with $200,000 initial draw, exclusive of third party charges.
We also pay all loan origination fees for our graduate level borrowers, helping to further reduce their debt," added Goeppinger.
8 million was expensed related to the amortization of loan origination fees and was allocated to Other Income/Expense and $335,000 legal fee was expensed related to certain financing activities and was allocated to general and administrative.
The increase is primarily attributed to an increase in loan origination fees of approximately $74,000 and an increase in other income of approximately $21,000.
In PNC, the Tax Court had also relied on INDOPCO to require loan origination fees to be capitalized.