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Closing costs in Washington
See how much you might have to shell out in closing costs when you buy or sell a home in this state.
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According to data from ClosingCorp, the average closing cost in Washington is $12,406 after taxes, or approximately 2.48% to 3.1% of the final home sale price.
Closing cost stats in Washington
Across the state, the average home sells for between $400,000 and $500,000. If you buy a property in that range, expect to pay between $9,925 and $15,508 in closing costs after taxes.
|Average home sale price||$400,000 to $500,000|
|Average total closing cost||$12,406|
|Expected closing cost range||$9,925 to $15,508|
|Percentage of closing cost to home sale price||2.48% to 3.1%|
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How much does tax affect the closing cost?
Buyers and sellers in Washington pay an average of $7,868 in tax combined for the closing. This accounts for 63.42% of the total average closing cost in Washington.
|Average tax paid||$7,868|
|Percentage of total closing cost||63.42%|
How do closing costs in Washington compare nationally?
The closing costs for buying a home in Washington are below the national average after accounting for taxes. It’s 11 in our rankings which rates states from lowest to highest closing cost.
|Average total closing cost in Washington||Ranking*|
*Ranked from lowest to highest of the 50 states plus Washington DC
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 Washington.
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