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Francine Di Palma
Francine Di Palma
Senior Sales Associate
510-541-2427
510-982-4421

Berkeley Pacific Union
1625 Shattuck Ave.,
Berkeley, CA 94709
Francine Di Palma, CRS, SRES, E-Pro
Email: Francine@FrancineDiPalma.com
Direct Line: 510-982-4421
Cell: 510-541-2427


WHO PAYS WHAT?

The Buyer generally pays for:

  • Title insurance premiums
  • Escrow fees
  • All loan fees including:
    Document preparation
    Notary fees
    Recording charges for all documents in buyer's names
  • Tax proration
  • Interest on the new loan from date of funding to 30 days prior to first payment date
  • Inspection fees (roof, property inspection, electrical, etc.)
  • Home warranty (negotiable)
  • City transfer tax (In Alameda County it is historically split 50/50 between buyer and seller though this is also negotiable.)

The Seller generally pays for:
  • Real Estate Commission
  • Documentary transfer tax
  • Pay off of all loans in seller's name
  • Any and all delinquent taxes
Please note that these are not definitive. This list is offered only as a general indication of what each party is responsible for. In real estate, everything is negotiable.

Francine Di Palma
Direct Line: 510-982-4421
Cell: 510-541-2427
Email: Francine@FrancineDiPalma.com


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