5th-lowest closing costs: District of Columbia
Average closing costs: $2,402
National average closing costs: $2,539
In Washington, D.C., bank origination fees on a $200,000 mortgage averaged $1,791, and third-party fees, for things such as appraisals and credit reports, averaged $612. Combined, closing costs in the District of Columbia averaged $2,402.
Source: Bankrate.com exclusive 2014 survey of closing costs