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The 10 Most Common Problems Found in a Property Title Search

Caitlin RuttenJuly 16, 20200 comments
The process of homeownership can frequently be a long and winding road – and a “property title search” is one of the many different ...
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What is Involved in a Property Title Search?

Caitlin RuttenJuly 7, 20200 comments
If you’re an aspiring home buyer or real estate agent involved in the homeownership process, you’ve probably heard the phrase “prope...
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Title Fees: Everything Home Buyers and Sellers Need to Know

Caitlin RuttenJune 27, 20200 comments
At the most basic level, the purchase of a home is the exchange of money for the transfer of title. Sounds simple, right? In actuality, though, buying...
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7 Factors That Affect Title Insurance Cost

Christina ChanJune 20, 20200 comments
The cost to buy a home includes much more than the home itself. By the end of the home buying process, the total purchase price swells to include an a...
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Title Insurance: What It Covers and Why Home Buyers Need It

Caitlin RuttenJune 7, 20200 comments
If you are in the process of buying a home, you probably have seen references to title insurance. Title insurance is a critical part of closing on the...
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Title Report: What It Is and Its Role in the Property Buying Process

Caitlin RuttenMay 30, 20200 comments
One of the most critical documents in the home buying and selling process is the title report. Learn why title reports play such an integral role in r...
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Earnest Money: What Is It & Why Do You Have It?

Christina ChanApril 15, 20200 comments
Home buying is both a destination and a journey. The process of buying a home involves many steps, including the provision of an earnest money deposit...
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Wire Fraud is Growing: Are You Prepared?

Caitlin RuttenApril 6, 20200 comments
Less than a decade ago, wire transfers were considered the gold standard for large, electronic transactions. Buying a house, investing, and sending mo...
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7 Reasons Why Every Home Buyer Needs Owner’s Title Insurance

Christina ChanApril 2, 20200 comments
If you have ever purchased a home, you know that the process is wrought with fees, especially when it comes time to close. Title search fees, property...
What You Need to Know About Owner’s Title Insurance20200325120237

What You Need to Know About Owner’s Title Insurance

Caitlin RuttenMarch 25, 20200 comments
If you’re thinking of buying a new home, it’s an exciting time. But, don’t let your excitement prevent you from looking at all of the things you need ...