|Don't be afraid to bother your loan officer or your real-estate agent.|
In an ideal world, closing should be a mere formality, where homebuyer and seller sign on the dotted lines, exchange checks for the keys and shake hands. But this isn't an ideal world, which means that if you and the professionals you hired don't prepare, your closing could be a disaster.
Here are six tips for ensuring your closing goes smoothly.
1. Ask questions
Knowing what to expect and communicating with all parties involved in the deal are key to a successful closing.