How Much Does It Cost to Sell a House?

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you’ll want to know how much it’s going to cost you to do so. The average cost of selling a home in the US is approximately 10 – 15 percent of your home’s sale price. This includes getting the house ready to list, the cost to hire movers, real estate agent commission and fees, and the cost to address any necessary repairs. 

As an example, at 15 percent, the cost to sell a $250,000 house could be as much as $37,500. Of course, every situation is unique, and your costs will vary. This guide gives you an overview of how much it costs to sell a house so you can be prepared and make a plan for buying your next home.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

The best home content delivered directly to your inbox.

Matt Lauer Relists Hamptons Spread at $44 Million

5 Ways to Refresh a Bedroom Space, According to the Property Brothers