What You Need to Know About Real Estate Escrow

What is Real Estate Escrow? Escrow, in real estate, comes down to your house and your money being in limbo. Essentially, a third party holds and regulates payment of the funds required for two parties involved in a given transaction. It helps make transactions more...

The Ins and Outs of the Good Funds Law

Good funds laws are meant to ensure that money funding real estate purchases and refinancing transactions is secure for disbursement at the time of closing. This protects all parties from finding they have unfunded mortgages at closing. Good funds laws came into being...

Be Aware of LLC Identity Theft

Though there are many benefits to creating an LLC to manage your properties, this can open you up to LLC Identity Theft. Creating an LLC for your properties is a good way to limit your liabilities, keep your properties separate from each other, enjoy pass-through...

Not All Title Companies Are Created Equal

We've been in the title insurance industry for a while now (162 years and counting) and seen title companies come and go. Just because someone has an office and says they are a title company doesn't mean you should trust them to take your client's best interests into...

If You Think You Don’t Need Owner’s Title Insurance, Think Again.

We get it. At closing, it's easy to get overwhelmed with what seems like a tidal wave of mandatory fees and surcharges. It may even lead you to consider rejecting what you see as "optional" closing costs. However, if you're thinking about passing on getting an owner's...

Thinking About Using Zillow to Sell Your Home? Read This First.

Selling your home and thinking about trying to save some money by not hiring a Realtor? You might want to think again. Most of us have tried to tackle that pesky plumbing problem, car repair, or remodel only to discover we should have hired a professional. Unforeseen...

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