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
When you sell a house you need to provide the buyer a free and clear title to the property. Title Insurance investigates the history of the title and insures that should any un ... more
The ALTA title policy will protect you and your lender. It insures the purchaser (and their mortgagor) free and clear title to the property. In some counties in it customary ... more