Living in PG County, MD: August 2009

Home Buying Process - Step 7: The Closing

Part 1:  Contact a mortgage broker.

Part 2:  Determine a budget.  

Part 3:  Decide what features you want in your home.  

Part 4:  Looking at homes

Part 5:  The Offer.  

Part 6:  The Home Inspection & Other Contingencies 

Part 7

The Closing

 

Finally we have made it to the end.  This is the most exciting part.  At the end of this step you will be the proud owner of your new home.  The closing process is very important because this is where you will sign papers taking over ownership of the home and assuming the financial liability of the mortgage.

The closing company ensures that there is a clear title to be delivered to the buyer - this means that all liens against the property have been satisfied.

The closing company will also provide you with a HUD-1 which is the form that breaks down all the costs associated with the mortgage and the closing costs.  This is the form that will let you know exactly how much money you must have present to complete the transaction. Each closing company has different rules about how the funds can be presented.  It is important to review this form very carefully to ensure that it is accurate.

 

If you are ready start the home buying process give me a call!

If you or someone you know would like information about buying, selling, or renting a home in Prince George's, Montgomery,  Charles, Calvert, Anne Arundel, Howard, and/or Baltimore Counties please contact Dr. Stacey-Ann Baugh of Century 21 New Millennium.

 

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Donations made to charity with every successful closing!


Dr. Stacey-Ann Baugh

Century 21 New Millennium

www.LiveinPGCounty.com

staceyannbaugh@gmail.com

240-481-3565 (C)

202-546-0055 (O)

 

FINALLY!  A DOCTOR WHO MAKES HOUSE-CALLS!

 

Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed! 

 

 

 

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