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Closing costs in Maryland

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

According to data from ClosingCorp, the average closing cost in Maryland is $11,709.74 after taxes, or approximately 2.93% to 3.9% of the final home sale price.

Closing cost stats in Maryland

Across the state, the average home sells for between $300,000 and $400,000. If you buy a property in that range, expect to pay between $8,782.31 and $15,612.99 in closing costs after taxes.

Data Value
Average home sale price $300,000 to $400,000
Average total closing cost $11,709.74
Expected closing cost range $8,782.31 to $15,612.99
Percentage of closing cost to home sale price 2.93% to 3.9%
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.

How much does tax affect the closing cost?

Buyers and sellers in Maryland pay an average of $7,883.92 in tax combined for the closing. This accounts for 67.33% of the total average closing cost in Maryland.

Value
Average tax paid $7,883.92
Percentage of total closing cost 67.33%

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Name Product Loan products offered State availability Min. credit score
SoFi
(NMLS #1121636)
SoFi
Conventional, Home equity, Refinance
Not available in: HI, MO, NM, NY, WV
620
No hidden fees, multiple loan terms, and member discounts available.
Rocket Mortgage
(NMLS #3030)
Rocket Mortgage
Conventional, Jumbo, FHA, VA, Refinance
Available in all states
620
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Better
(NMLS #330511)
Better
Conventional, Jumbo, FHA, Refinance
Not available in: HI, MA, MN, NV, NH, VT, VA
620
Online preapproval in minutes and no origination fees with this direct lender.
LendingTree
(NMLS #1136)
LendingTree
Conventional, Jumbo, FHA, VA, USDA, Home Equity, HELOC, Reverse, Refinance
Available in all states
620
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How do closing costs in Maryland compare nationally?

The closing costs for buying a home in Maryland are amongst the nation's highest after accounting for taxes. It’s 49 in our rankings which rates states from lowest to highest closing cost.

Average total closing cost in Maryland Ranking*
Before taxes $3,825.82 35
After taxes $11,709.74 49

*Ranked from lowest to highest of the 50 states plus Washington DC

Bottom line

Closing costs are inevitable when you're buying or selling a property. The exact amount will vary depending on where the property is located in Maryland.

To save on your home loan, consider comparing the fees and rates of top lenders before signing.

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