Talk to your realtor and your chosen title company to learn their fees, and figure out what balance remains on the mortgage, if any, says Use an online calculator such as those provided by Samuel Scott Finan... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Seller’s closing costs include the commission paid to the real estate professional who sold the home, loan payoff costs, recording fees and transfer taxes. Other possible costs include title insurance fees and attorney f... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Nonrecurring closing costs on mortgage loans include fees that are one-time only and do not extend throughout the life of the loan. Fees such as settlement fees, processing fees and underwriting fees are nonrecurring clo... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

The costs that homeowners incur when selling a house include sales taxes, administrative fees and closing costs, according to Additional expenses apply if the homeowner agrees to cover the costs of a home wa... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Typical closing costs paid by the seller of land include closing agent fees, brokerage commissions and land surveys. Other costs the seller may be responsible for include deed preparation and funds transfer fees. More » Business & Finance Real Estate

According to, as a cash-in-hand buyer, you are free from the closing costs associated with taking out a mortgage, but you will be expected to cover at least some of the costs related to escrow; document-transfe... More »

Potential homeowners can save money and avoid unnecessary closing costs by requesting mortgage rates and a list of fees and closing costs from several mortgage companies, explains HSH Associates. Lenders who know potenti... More » Business & Finance Real Estate