Did you know it actually costs money to sell your home? It’s true! But the good news is that you can prepare for the hidden costs of selling your house. And once you do, you can minimize those costs and keep as much of the money from the sale as possible.
Some people get excited when they see the dollar amount they can sell their home for. But it’s important to remember that this isn’t the amount you get to keep after closing. There are several expenses that go into selling a house, all of which affect your take-home portion.
Aside from paying off the rest of your mortgage, you can expect to pay 5-10% of your home’s value in closing costs.
Read my latest blog to see some of the expenses you can expect to pay as the seller!