Moving Costs - Buyer's Costs   

Legal Fees: Range from 1/2% to 1% of the sale price of the property plus disbursements. A Real Estate lawyer will provide you with details.

Disbursements: Include City Tax Certificate, City Zoning Reports, City Engineering Report, Sheriff's Certificate, Registry Office searches, deed registration, mortgage registration, copies, postage, long distance calls, etc.

Make special arrangements for the moving of perishables, such as plants.

Make special arrangements for the moving of your pets.

Dispose safely of all flammable liquids, as it is illegal for movers to carry them.



Moving Costs - Seller's Costs   

Legal Fees: range from 1/2% to 1% of the sale price of the property plus disbursements. A Real Estate lawyer will provide you with details.

Real Estate Commission +13% HST on commission.

Discharge of Mortgage: May be a penalty of three months' interest, the interest differential between an old and new mortgage or a combination of the above. Check with your lending institution.



Other Fees

Survey. If no recent survey is available, a new one will cost approximately $700 - $1000.  Fees for different properties vary.

Arranging The Mortgage. Appraisal fee of about $200 plus administration fee of about $200 - $300.  An up-to-date survey may be necessary.

Adjustments. Money owed pre-payment of taxes, hydro, gas, fuel oil, etc.

Home Inspection. Will cost between approximately $250 to $400


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