Loan Origination Fees
Loan origination fees are fees charged by the lender for processing the loan and are often expressed as a percentage of the loan amount.
Source: Federal Trade Commission
The charge for originating a loan; is usually calculated in the form of points and paid at closing.
Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
The amount charged by a lender to originate and close a mortgage loan. Origination fees are usually expressed in points.
Source: Ginnie Mae