What to Expect on Closing Day
Here’s everything you need to know for a smooth finish
By Mike Hall, Broker/Agent/Owner
Closing day clarity for buyers
With houses being bought and sold in record times in Louisville as well as across the nation right now, first-time home buyers might find themselves at a closing day table sooner than they expected.
Our agents are here to help you feel comfortable and prepared for the big day, and we’ll walk you through each step of the process. Talk to an agent today about what to expect and how to prepare, but you can also find help from this overview!
- Expect a Long Experience – The whole signing process could take more than 2 hours! It’s often shorter than that, but you should block off plenty of time in your day for reading and signing papers.
- Who’s Coming? — Depending on the situation, you might see a whole crowd or just a couple other people on your closing day. The seller and his or her team might be there, or it might just be you, your agent, and the mortgage representatives. In some cases, an attorney might be present, too.
- Plan Ahead! — Your agent will remind you exactly what...