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Closed on the House!

June 19th, 2015 at 02:21 pm

The closing on the house went just fine, other than a call from my realtor that the bank was asking for my account number again for the wire. So I sent her the information since the person who I sent it to before wasn't working today. Maybe that was the problem?

The wire came through not too long after closing. All funds as expected and I'm super glad I changed it to a wire rather than a check. Well worth the $20!

This afternoon I called to cancel our homeowners insurance. We will get a $21.98 refund. I guess by state law it needs to go back to the escrow account at our mortgage company. Then the mortgage company will mail us a check. Our current escrow is sitting at $2,017.01. I'm going to use some of this money to cover the renter insurance policy that is now due. It's only around $300 if I remember. We might get a little interest back too depending on which day the loan is actually paid.

It feels good to have that transaction done!! It feels odd to not own a home, but once we are in our rental house I may not care since we will at least be in a home. Smile

7 Responses to “Closed on the House!”

  1. My English Castle Says:

    Pheww--always a relief to have a successful closing

  2. Ima saver Says:

    Congratulations! I know that feeling.

  3. AnotherReader Says:

    Closings are happy events. Getting out of an apartment into a house will feel a lot more like you are home!

  4. snafu Says:

    It's a wrap! This chapter completed once escrow closes and all rebates in your account. Exciting to unwrap the prologue...

  5. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    Yay! I'm glad that it is over and done!

  6. ceejay74 Says:

    Congrats!! I had no doubts you'd get through this quickly, but it's still nice to hear that it's done.

  7. VS_ozgirl Says:

    Congratulations!!! Happy it all finally worked out Smile

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