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Old 04-05-2012, 06:42 PM
 
Location: NJ
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Most sellers don't know what title insurance generally costs, escrow fees, etc. They just don't sell homes often enough to get a realistic estimate of what they will net.
Is it really that hard to come up with a ballpark number? I know I did and ended up pretty close.
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Old 04-05-2012, 08:52 PM
 
Location: Salem, OR
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Is it really that hard to come up with a ballpark number? I know I did and ended up pretty close.
For most people yes.
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Old 04-05-2012, 08:55 PM
 
Location: NJ
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I guess I don't understand. I few minutes on line and you can get decent estimates of closing costs.
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Old 04-05-2012, 09:01 PM
 
Location: Salem, OR
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I guess I don't understand. I few minutes on line and you can get decent estimates of closing costs.
It doesn't occur to most people to try and figure it out. There is some serious hand holding that happens in real estate.
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