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Real Estate Costs Associated with Selling Your Home


Blog by Rod & Rhea Hayes | October 31st, 2011


COST OF SELLING YOUR HOME:

 

• Adjustments, may include property tax adjustments

 

• Final maintenance and utility costs

 

• Lawyer or notary fees and expenses – attending to execution of documents

 

• Costs of clearing the title, including:


Discharge fees charged by encumbrance holders
Pre-payment penalties

 

• Insurance – should maintain until the latter of either the date when you receive the proceeds of sale or when you vacate the property

 

• Real estate commission fee

 

• Moving fees