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Tips To Make Closing On Your Home A Breeze

You made it! You've spent hours researching properties and local area information, touring homes, and calculating how much you can afford for a monthly payment. You've found a home for sale at the Lake of the Ozarks that you absolutely love, you've negotiated with the sellers to find a price you're both happy with, and you've been approved for your mortgage loan. There's only one last step in front of you now - closing!

At closing, you'll meet with your Lake of the Ozarks real estate agent, your mortgage lender, your title company, and possibly the sellers (if you and the sellers are both in the area) to finalize the sale. Here are some tips to keep in your back pocket that will make the closing process that much easier!

Make Sure Your Paperwork Is In Order Ahead Of TimeAs the buyer, putting together all of the paperwork will not be your responsibility - but is a good idea to touch base with your title company, your REALTOR®, and your mortgage lender to make …