NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to 27 categories of mortgage transfer certificates from Provident Funding Mortgage Trust 2021-J1 (PFMT 2021-J1).
Provident Funding Mortgage Trust 2021-J1 (PFMT 2021-J1) is a blue chip RMBS transaction comprising 629 residential mortgages with a total principal balance of $ 461.7 million as of the deadline of September 1, 2021. The guarantee Underlying consists of fully amortizing (53.1%) fixed rate mortgages eligible for agencies (46.9%) and eligible for agencies. The pool is characterized by significant borrower’s equity in each mortgaged property as evidenced by the initial WA LTV of 62.8% and the initial WA CLTV of 63.0%. The weighted average initial credit score is 778.
KBRA’s scoring approach incorporated a loan-level analysis of the mortgage pool through its US RMBS mortgage default and loss model, a review of the results of due diligence of third-party loan files, a modeling analysis cash flow of the transaction payment structure, reviews of the key transaction parties and an assessment of the legal structure and documentation of the transaction. This analysis is described in more detail in our US RMBS rating methodology.
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Further information on key credit considerations, sensitivity analyzes which examine the factors that may affect these credit ratings and how they could lead to an improvement or a downgrade, and ESG factors (when they are a key factor in changing credit rating or rating outlook) can be found in the full appraisal report referenced above.
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