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Estimated Costs Associated with the Sale of your Home

As the Seller you may be responsible for the following costs:

Broker's Commission 6% of sale price
Attorney's Fees $400-$1,500
State and County Transfer Tax  
State Transfer Tax $1.00 per $1,000
City Transfer Tax $3.50 per $1,000
Total Transfer Tax $4.50 per $1,000
Title Insurance (approximate)  
Up to $100,000 $815
$100,000 - $500,000 $815 plus $15 per additional $10,000
Over 500,000 Negotiable
Certificate of Zoning Compliance $85
Required for 1-5 unit buildings to verify allowable dwelling units.  
Property Survey $150 - $200
Paid Water Bill Certificate $25
Real Estate Tax Proration Real estate tax proration Paid to the buyer for current real estate taxes not yet paid or due.
Utilities & Assessment (if any) Proration Expenses incurred but not paid up to the date of closing.
Miscellaneous (Recording or escrow fees) $200 - $500






Carol Duran
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
Ph: 312-368-5963  -  Fax: 312 242-5613
1800 N. Clybourn
Chicago, IL 60614

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