Closing costs in Iowa |
Iowa Des Moines public park at sunset

Closing costs in Iowa

We value our editorial independence, basing our comparison results, content and reviews on objective analysis without bias. But we may receive compensation when you click links on our site. Learn more about how we make money from our partners.

See how much you might have to shell out in closing costs when you buy or sell a home in this state.

The average closing cost in Iowa is $1,913 after taxes, or approximately 0.96% to 1.91% of the final home sale price.

Closing cost stats in Iowa

Across the state, the average home sells for between $100,000 and $200,000. If you buy a property in that range, expect to pay between $956.50 and $3,826 in closing costs after taxes.

Data Value
Average home sale price $100,000 to $200,000
Average total closing cost $1,913
Expected closing cost range $956.50 to $3,826
Percentage of closing cost to home sale price 0.96% to 1.91%
Remember, these averages are based on sample data. Your closing costs may vary based on your lender, the size of your loan and whether or not you're paying in cash.

Find a low mortgage rate for buying a home in Iowa

Name Product Min. down payment Origination fee
Connect with vetted home loan lenders quickly through this online marketplace.
0.5% to 1.0%
Flexible options, fast approvals and support online backed by a trusted brand.

Compare up to 4 providers

[nb:product niche_code=”USFHL-CLO” id=”17ed8ff0-a1d4-4b8a-b887-5d71bc76a7ac” decorator=”USFHL-CLO.PRODUCT.CLOSING_COSTS_BOTTOM_TEMP

Jing Jun Ma

Jing Jun Ma is the innovations expert at With nearly a decade of experience in digital marketing and programming, Jing is our tech and data guy. He develops strategy and teases relevant data into useful pages for readers across our site, among other projects companywide.

Was this content helpful to you? No  Yes

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site