Consult with the Agent you are working with on what to offer at the start.
Although the exact figures will vary based on your individual credit and qualifying situation, there are some general guidelines.
First, you can usually expect about 3% of t ... more
It Depends. In real estate as in life everything is negotiable. Even fees that are set by statute,like transfer taxes, it can be negotiated as to who pays buyer or seller. So ... more
Okay, regarding "which costs are potentially negotiable in closing ... more
The negotiable costs are appraisal, home warrantee. Keep in mind there are prorations on fees that stay with the house like taxes and hoa dues. Some fees are depen ... more