Closing 101

What to Expect

The closing agents will look over the purchase contract and identify what payments are owed and by whom: prepare documents for the closing, conduct the closing, make sure taxes, title searches, real estate commissions and other closing costs are paid, ensure that the buyer’s title is recorded, and ensure that you receive any monies due to you.

Bring These Items to Closing

  • House Keys
  • Photo ID
  • Garage door openers

Closing Costs

Seller Typically Pays:

  • Your remaining mortgage balance (if applicable)
  • Real Estate Agent commissions
  • Title Fees
  • Document stamps or taxes on the deed