2010 Closing Costs Study
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Massachusetts closing costs

2010 Closing Costs Study » Closing Costs » Massachusetts

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Loan amount: $200,000
Massachusetts
Overview
Average origination fees charged by lender$1,548
Average title and third-party fees$2,477
Average total fees$4,025

Itemized fee averages
The fees itemized below, when added up, will not equal the averages listed above. Here's why: Each bank charges some of the fees listed below, but not all of them. The list below gives the average for each fee if charged by the bank, but each bank will charge only some, not all, of these fees.

Origination fees charged by the lender
Points$579
Commitment feeN/A
Application$343
Document preparation$50
Broker, originator or lender$939
Processing$495
Tax service$70
Underwriting$200
Wire transfer$25
Third-party fees
Appraisal$360
Attorney, closing or settlement$468
Credit report$16
Employment verification$15
Inspections (pest, etc.)$125
Flood certification$8
Postage/courier$35
Survey$295
Title search and title insurance$1,910

 

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