Zillow Advice: Buying Process - Should I expect anyother out of pocket expenses 1st time buyer http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Sometimes the lender will ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ Sometimes the lender will request the appraisal fee to be paid in advance.&nbsp; There are also some zero down loans for first home buyers available - in case you haven't heard of them.&nbsp; Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:03:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ 2013-01-23T16:03:00Z Yes, there will most likely ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ Yes, there will most likely be closing costs associated with whatever loan you take out for the remaining balance. There will be transfer taxes, title, insurance, recording fees, possible supplemental taxes, appraisal fee, and other possible fees depending on the location and type of property. Working with a good buyers agent, preferably a realtor, would be the best choice. A good realtor can get you in touch with an experienced escrow company and show you an approximation of all these closing costs. Now, those all might have sounded like a lot, however most of those fees are minor. Fri, 23 Nov 2012 06:57:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ 2012-11-23T06:57:00Z Wow, didnt know I was asking ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ Wow, didnt know I was asking advice about my 401 K withdrawal. can anyone else answer the actual question. Fri, 23 Nov 2012 04:56:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ 2012-11-23T04:56:00Z Wow!&nbsp; A hardship withdrawal ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ Wow!&nbsp; A hardship withdrawal from your 401k is extremely expensive money after taxes and penalties.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Calculate it out.&nbsp; Home buying shouldn't be an emergency.<br/><br/>What expenses?&nbsp;&nbsp; Inspection, appraisal are standard.&nbsp; There are probably lender fees.&nbsp; Talk with a lender to get an estimate<br/><br/> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 04:37:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-expect-anyother-out-of-pocket-expenses-1st-time-buyer/469265/ 2012-11-23T04:37:00Z