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earnest money?

do you know if and when you get your earnest money back after you the closing date of a house?

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Asked by jaksonsmommy at 8:56 PM on Sep. 4, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • Our earnest money just went towards the downpayment so we won't get ours back.. I thought that's how it always worked.

    Answer by theutilitarian at 8:58 PM on Sep. 4, 2009

  • You don't get it back; it becomes part of your downpayment

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:02 PM on Sep. 4, 2009

  • Ditto

    Answer by DogsMom at 8:54 AM on Sep. 5, 2009

  • They usually just apply it to the loan/downpayment

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 9:00 AM on Sep. 5, 2009

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