Typical Closing Costs

  • Escrow Fee: Buyer customarily pays their own escrow fees
  • Prep & Recording Fees: Usually less than $250
  • Notary Fees: Compliments of Melissa (she notarizes her clients’ transactions, thus saving them at least $100)
  • Title Insurance Fees: Buyer customarily pays for CLTA & ALTA policy
  • County Transfer Tax: $1.10 per $1,000 in value; Seller customarily pays
  • City Transfer Tax: Varies by City and ranges from $6 to $15 per $1,000 of value; Seller and Buyer customarily each pay 50%
  • Beneficiary Demand Fee: Determined by Lender (typically less than $100)
  • Interest: Prorated from date of last payment to closing
  • Reconveyance Deed: Typically less than $100
  • Property Taxes: Prorated to close of escrow
  • Termite Inspection: Negotiable (typically under $200)
  • Termite Repairs: Negotiable who pays - if any repairs necessary
  • Roof Inspection/Repairs: Negotiable
  • Home Inspection Fee: Typically $350-$500 depending on size of home
  • Home Warranty: Compliments of Deadrich Real Estate

    * Each purchase contract is negotiated to determine who pays certain expenses. Termite and home inspection reports are strongly recommended prior to placing the home on the market

About Us

Four generations and over eight decades of real estate professionals focused on the communities of San Leandro, San Lorenzo, Oakland, Castro Valley, Hayward and Alameda.

DRE # 01782340

Our Mission

To help our clients achieve their real estate goals by providing excellent service, professional representation, thorough follow through and unwavering integrity.

Contact Us

  • Hours: M-F | 9am-5pm
    Sat-Sun | by appointment
  • Office: 581 East 14th St.
    San Leandro, CA 94577
  • Phone: 510-632-1234
  • Fax: 510-632-3452
  • Email: Contact Form