Zillow Advice RSS: Discussion-Guide,Home Buying,Lansing Township- MI http://www.zillow.com/advice/Lansing-Township-MI/home-buying/discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate Real Estate Taxes: To Escrow or Not? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Real-Estate-Taxes-To-Escrow-or-Not/311987/ I am making an offer on a home and I have a question regarding the 3 options listed for paying <a href="http://www.zillow.com">real estate</a> taxes.&nbsp; The three options are as follows:<br/>1) 1/12 of Sellers estimate of annual real estate taxes will be paid by Buyer each month by ___ add back.<br/>2) 1/12 of Sellers estimate of annual real estate taxes will be paid by Buyer each<br/>month by ___ escrow.<br/>3) Real estate taxes will be paid by Buyer. Buyer will pay the entire balance within ___ years after closing.<br/><br/>Can someone help clarify what these three options mean?&nbsp; Thanks.<br \><br \>4 replies Tue, 05 Jan 2010 21:49:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Real-Estate-Taxes-To-Escrow-or-Not/311987/ 2010-01-05T21:49:00Z