Since today is 'tax day' it just makes me appreciate the tax benefits received from owning my own home. Being able to deduct the mortgage interest is still one of the biggest benefits.
Buyers Do Not Be Surprised By Closing Costs
But what are closing costs anyway?
“Closing costs are lender and third-party fees paid at the closing of a real estate transaction, and they can be financed as part of the deal or be paid upfront. They range from 2% to 5% of the purchase price of a home. (For those who buy a $150,000 home, for example, that would amount to between $3,000 and $7,500 in closing fees.)”
Closing costs are typically between 2% and 5% of your purchase price.
“…understanding and educating yourself about these costs before settlement day arrives might help you avoid any headaches at the end of the deal.”
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