Closing costs are fees charged by the lender at the closing of a real estate transaction. Closing costs typically add up to thousands of dollars. The good news is that, each year, Bankrate conducts a survey of closing costs in all the states. See what the average fees are for your state.
When it comes to closing costs, location can have a huge impact on your wallet. Read more
Learn which closing costs you can negotiate and some simple ways to negotiate them so you can save on closing costs. Read more
On closing day, you seal the deal. It's also your last chance to make changes. Read more
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