You have listed your home as for-sale-by-owner and finally secured a contract with the buyer. The next step is to prepare for closing. Closing day typically occurs within 30 to 45 days after the signing of the contract.
Closing is the most important day in real estate transactions. The title is transferred to the buyer and all funds will be collected to pay off the purchase price, as well as any existing mortgage liens. You will receive the proceeds from the sale on this date or within one to two days afterwards.
Before you reach the day of closing. You must make sure that you have fulfilled all of the required steps and legalities for a successful property transfer. Here is a checklist to help you prepare for closing.
Selling your property on your own is a time-consuming process and involves a great deal of paperwork. Title professionals can provide the assistance that you need to properly facilitate the closing process and transfer ownership to the buyer. We offer a variety of title services that can help you with closing the deal on your home.