Costs of Selling a home in Halifax (HRM) Nova Scotia
Costs of Selling a Home in Halifax (HRM) Nova Scotia
The closing costs for a seller in Halifax Nova Scotia are considerably less than for a buyer. The closing costs for a seller would include what they will have to pay for a lawyer which would cost less than $1000. If the property title is not migrated the seller will have to pay to migrate the title which would be about $1000.
The commission you pay to your real estate agent is your largest expense. In Halifax (HRM) there are many different models of commission charged. We are a "full service" brokerage. Full service brokerages charge more than "a la carte" brokerages where you as the seller do most of the work and take all the risk yourself..
In HRM the cost for "full service" varies but generally is between 4% and 5% of the selling price of the property plus 15% HST.
Contact us and we can discuss our commission in person.