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Conventional Mortgage

Seller Expenses

Typical Seller expenses may include:
  • Documentary stamps on deed $.70 per $100 based on sales price
  • Real estate commission
  • Owners title insurance policy
  • Settlement Fee
  • Search Fee
  • Title Exam Fee
  • Courier Fees
  • Payoff existing mortgage(s)
  • Wire fees
  • Taxes prorated to date of closing
  • Homeowners or Condominium Association fees prorated to date of closing
  • Homeowners or Condominium Association estoppel fee
  • Home warranty (if applicable)


    Buyer Expenses

    Typical Buyer expenses may include:
  • Recording fees for deed and mortgage**
  • Documentary stamps on mortgage $.35 per $100 based on mortgage amount
  • Intangible tax on mortgage $.002 x mortgage amount
  • Simultaneous issue mortgagee title insurance
  • Endorsement charges
  • Settlement Fee
  • Title Exam Fee
  • Wire Fee
  • Courier Fee
  • Homeowners or Condominium Association fees prorated to the day of closing
  •  Homeowners or Condominium Association transfer/approval fees
  • Survey
  • Termite inspection
  • 1st year homeowners insurance and flood insurance (if applicable)
  • Lender charges based on Good Faith Estimate from your mortgage representative
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    Additional Information

    At the present time, recording charges in Florida are $10.00 for the first page and $8.50 for each additional page of a document.  Certified copies are $2.00 for the certification and $1.00 per page for each copy.

    Regarding all types of transactions, charges attributable to each party as  shown are estimates only. Actual charges may vary depending on lender and contract requirements. Please discuss all charges with your real estate professional and lender representative.