Common Closing Costs for Buyers

You’ll likely be responsible for a variety of fees and expenses (closing costs) that you and the seller will have to pay at the time of closing. Your lender must provide a good-faith estimate of all settlement costs. The title company or other entity conducting the closing will tell you the… Read more »

Closing Documents You Should Keep

On closing day, expect to sign a lot of closing documents and walk away with a big stack of papers. Here’s a list of the most important documents you should file away for future reference. • HUD-1 settlement statement. Itemizes all the costs — commissions, loan fees, points, and hazard insurance… Read more »