Average closing costs for home buyers as of 2015 are $3,700. Most buyers pay between 2 and 5 percent of the home price in closing costs. For example, if a home costs $100,000, the buyer typically pays $2,000 to $5,000 in... More »

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Closing costs for cash buyers are based on the price of the home and increase accordingly. The costs include real estate transfer taxes and processing and filing charges. They may also include optional fees for an attorn... More »

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The buyer and the seller both have closing costs in a real estate transaction. While buyers have more items to pay for at a closing, sellers generally pay the higher amount. More »

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To find new home subdivisions in an area, prospective home buyers can search through real estate or home builder sites that specialize in new-homes communities. A few online resources with this type of information includ... More »

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Prospective buyers can find the sale history of a home and other related information by using various methods, such as searching public municipal records, using an online service or asking a broker to search for the info... More »

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Land contract homes are homes that allow buyers to pay for the home in increments instead of a lump sum through a lender, according to SFGate. When the land contract is signed, the buyer pays a cash down payment and addi... More »

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Prospective home buyers can find free lists of foreclosed properties on the websites of government agencies, major banks and auction houses, reports About.com. Sheriffs' offices post foreclosure auction listings on their... More »

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