Costs of selling

Closing Costs for Sellers

Don’t forget about these and other costs when calculating the total cost of selling your home:

  • Adjustments, may include property tax adjustments
  • Final maintenance and utility costs
  • Lawyer or notary fees and expenses – attending to execution of documents
  • Costs of clearing the title, including:
    • Discharge fees charged by encumbrance holders
    • Pre-payment penalties
  • Insurance – should maintain until the latter of either the date when you receive the proceeds of sale or when you vacate the property
  • Real estate commission fee
  • Moving fees

Source: Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver