By: Thom Gallagher

What Does It Really Cost to Buy A House?

Tags: what does it cost to buy a house, hidden costs in buying a home, house Buying expenses, closing costs

It is important to know exactly what costs on top of the purchase price you’ll be responsible for when purchasing a new home. Closing costs often come as a surprise to new home owners and can be quite considerable (between 1.5% and 2.5% of the purchase price), so it is important to budget for them in addition to your down payment, moving, and decorating costs. What are closing costs? Here is...Read More