Debra Burke
Coldwell Banker Realty

Seller's Approximate Closing Costs

1. Legal Costs $600.00 to $900.00 
Varies, depending on attorney and complexity of transaction 


2. Liens $40.00 to $75.00
a. Mortgage
b. Mortgage Cancellation Fee
c. Other Liens 


3. Realty Transfer Tax See Quick Reference Guide 
Fee determined by selling of property
$4.00 per $1000 
(Up to first $150,000)

$6.70 per $1000
($150,000 to $200,000)

$7.80 per $1,000
(Amount over $200,000)

Reduced Fee $1.00 per $1,000
Senior Citizen, Disabled, Blind, Low and Moderate Income
(Up to first $150,000) 

$2.50 per $1,000
(Over $150,000)

New Construction $3.50 per $1,000
(Up to first $150,000)

$5.00 per $1,000
(Over $150,000)


4. Adjustments
Either a credit or charge to adjust for payments 
made prior to or beyond the closing date)
a. Tax
b. Water/Sewer
c. Oil in Tank
d. Homeowner's Association Fees


5. Certificate of Occupancy $40.00 to $50.00
(if applicable) 

6. Smoke Detector Certificate $25.00 to $50.00

7. Carbon Monoxide Certificate $25.00 to $75.00

8. Real Estate Commission ________________