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Guide to Closing Costs

The Buyer Normally Pays For:

  • One-half of the escrow fee (according to contract)
  • Lender’s title policy premiums (ALTA)
  • Document preparation (if applicable)
  • Tax pro-ration (from date of acquisition)
  • Recording charges for all documents in buyer’s names
  • Fire insurance premium for first year
  • Home Warranty (according to contract)
  • Inspection fees (according to contract): roofing, property, geological, termite, etc.
  • All new loan charges (except those required by lender for seller to pay)
  • Interim interest on new loan from date of funding to first payment date
 

The Seller Normally Pays For:

  • One-half of the escrow fee (according to contract)
  • Work orders such as termite inspection and work (according to contract)
  • Owner’s title insurance premiums
  • Real estate commission
  • Any judgments, tax liens, etc. against the seller
  • Any unpaid Homeowner Association dues
  • Home Warranty (according to contract)
  • Any bonds or assessments (according to contract)
  • Any loan fees required by buyer’s lender (according to contract)
  • Recording charges to clear all documents of record against seller
  • Payoff of all loans in seller’s name (or existing loan balance if being assumed by buyer)
  • Interest accrued to lender being paid off, reconveyance fees and any prepayment penalties