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You’ve successfully marketed your home and there’s a great offer on the table, but you’re not out of the woods yet. Learn everything you need to know about closing, from additional costs to minimizing legal risk and liability.

Utah Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Utah Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Do you want the good news or the bad news first? The good news is that Utah does not currently have a real estate transfer tax. The bad news? This new tax is on the horizon. For the rest of t...

Tennessee Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Tennessee Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

What Are Real Estate Transfer Taxes? If it’s the first time you hear about transfer taxes, you must familiarize yourself with these taxes because you may have to pay them no matter if you’re a ho...

Oregon Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

If you are in the midst of buying or selling a house, you’re likely aware that you’ll be paying taxes on your home. While there’s the obvious property tax and capital gains tax, one tax that’s...

Kansas Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Kansas Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

There are many costs and taxes you have to plan for when selling your home. One of the most variable, and often most difficult to understand is the transfer tax. To start, this confusion often comes f...

Hawaii Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Hawaii Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Transfer taxes, also known as a deed tax, mortgage registry tax, stamp tax, or conveyance tax, is the tax imposed by the city, county, or state whenever a piece of property is bought or sold. The t...

Washington State Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Washington State Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

They are one of the biggest expenses at the end of a real estate transaction. But few home buyers or home sellers are aware of real estate transfer taxes, what they are, and how much they cost. Tra...

Arkansas Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Arkansas Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

The average homeowner who purchases a $150,000 home will pay approximately $3,700 in closing costs. What are all of these fees and taxes? Is there any way to avoid them? Some of the fees go to the ...

Ohio Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Ohio Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

The average homeowner who purchases a $150,000 home will pay approximately $3,700 in closing costs. What are all of these fees and taxes? Some of the fees go to the bank for their part in processin...

Rhode Island Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Rhode Island Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

The average home buyer who purchases a $150,000 home will pay approximately $3,700 in closing fees. The fees may include an application fee, an attorney fee, the cost of a credit report, the cost of a...

Maine Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

Maine Real Estate Transfer Taxes: An In-Depth Guide

The average homeowner who purchases a $150,000 home will pay approximately $3,700 in closing fees. The fees may include an application fee, an attorney fee, the cost of a credit report, the cost of a ...