Earnest Money Deposit?

I put an offer in on a home for 152,000 requesting that the seller pay up to 6% of pre-paids and closing costs. The seller agreed. I had also put down a $500 earnest deposit. Should I get the Earnest Deposit back since I don't have to pay any closing costs? My lender does not require any down payment. My... show more I put an offer in on a home for 152,000 requesting that the seller pay up to 6% of pre-paids and closing costs. The seller agreed. I had also put down a $500 earnest deposit. Should I get the Earnest Deposit back since I don't have to pay any closing costs? My lender does not require any down payment. My lender and realtor are both unsure about where my $500 is going to go. It makes sense to me that I would get that money back since it really isn't being used for anything. Maybe I am wrong here...I am closing in 2 days...does anyone have any advice or can anyone share a similar situation that they were in? I live in Michigan.
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