What closing costs should you expect?

There are certain expected costs associated with closing the sale of a house. These costs are often split between the buyer and seller, as instructed in the sales contract. Many are conventional, but there are nuances to each, so you'll want a real estate expert in Connecticut to help show you through your process.

Loan-related closing costs    (Click here for more information)

  • Points (optional)
  • Appraisal Fee
  • Credit Report
  • Interest Payment
  • Escrow Account

At closing, the following taxes are usually collected    (Click here for more information)

  • Property Taxes
  • Transfer Taxes and Recording Fees

Insurance fees due at closing    (Click here for more information)

  • Homeowners Insurance
  • Flood or Quake Insurance (optional)
  • Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) (optional)
  • Title Insurance

Sellers: As we hammer out your transaction, not only will I work to get the very best sales price, but I'll also advocate for limited closing costs. And once we've reached an agreement, I'll fully explain the closing costs so you know exactly what you're paying for.

Buyers: If you are purchasing a home in Hartford County, you'll be given a "Loan Estimate" (LE) of closing costs within three days of submitting your loan application. The estimate is based on the loan officer's previous experience and is required to be within a suitable range so you're not startled when you get to closing time. I'll be happy to look over the LE with you, answering your questions and highlighting any estimates in question.

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