The importance of Title Insurance

Title Insurance protects consumers from financial loss and hardship related to unknown judgments and liens, forged transfers, inconsistencies within a property’s title or misapplication of fiduciary funds. Title insurance is an exclusively American invention. Its purpose was well stated in the first advertisement for title insurance back in the late 1800s: “This company insures the purchaser’s of […]

Is Title Insurance worth the cost?

Title Insurance protects consumers from financial loss and hardship related to unknown judgments and liens, forged transfers, inconsistencies within a property’s title or misapplication of fiduciary funds. As a soon to be home owner, you may be wondering whether title insurance is worth the cost or not. You need to know the importance of title insurance and […]

Title Insurance vs. Title Report vs. Title Search

The home buying process has a few fail-safes in place to make sure the home/property that you are about to purchase is owned by the person who is about to sell it to you. Title insurance, Title report, and Title search are all components of the home buying and closing process. Although each one is […]

How to Avoid Real Estate Wire Fraud Scams

Protect Yourself From Real Estate Wire Fraud Knowing what red flags to look out for is just the first step when it comes to protecting yourself from real estate wire transfer fraud. Knowing what actions to take if you suspect that a thief is trying to take advantage is also key to stopping these thief’s. […]

FAQ- Title Insurance & a New Home Purchase

The required insurance protects the lender up to the amount of the mortgage, but it doesn’t protect your equity in the property. For that you need an owner’s title policy for the full value of the home. In many areas, sellers pay for owner policies as part of their obligation to deliver good title to the buyer. First, you have to […]

Is Title Insurance worth the cost?

Title Insurance protects consumers from financial loss and hardship related to unknown judgments and liens, forged transfers, inconsistencies within a property’s title or misapplication of fiduciary funds. As a soon to be home owner, you may be wondering whether title insurance is worth the cost or not. You need to know the importance of title insurance and […]

The importance of Title Insurance

Title Insurance protects consumers from financial loss and hardship related to unknown judgments and liens, forged transfers, inconsistencies within a property’s title or misapplication of fiduciary funds. Title insurance is an exclusively American invention. Its purpose was well stated in the first advertisement for title insurance back in the late 1800s: “This company insures the purchaser’s of […]