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Linda Willer
Realtor®, CRS, ABR, SRES
RE/MAX Hall of Fame Member
Prompt, Polite & Never Pushy!
RE/MAX Action Real Estate
1770 Timberwood Blvd.
Suite 101
Charlottesville, VA  22911
Tel: 434.985.4094
Cell: 434-760.1421
Email: LindaWiller@remax.net

Providing high quality real estate services in the City of Charlottesville and the surrounding counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Nelson, Madison & Orange.

Can the Seller Pay My Closing Costs?

The contract specifically states that the buyer will pay all points, loan origination fees, charges and other costs imposed by the lender.

Part of the terms of the contract may be that the seller will pay some of the closing costs. This is a point of negotiation between the buyer and seller. If you are asking the seller to pay a portion of your closing costs, you should figure that it is cutting the sale price and should consider this as part of the offer. Most mortgage lending will allow up to 3% of the sales price to be contributed by the seller.

For example, if you're offering the seller $250,000 for his house and you're asking the seller to pay up to 3% in closing costs and pre-paids, or $7,500, then the offering price is really $242,500.

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ABR - Accredited Buyer RepresentativeCRS - Certified Residential SpecialistEqual Housing OpportunityMLS membershipREALTOR® certificationSRES - Seniors Real Estate SpecialistRE/MAX Hall of Fame Recipient