Here is what you need to know about and how to calculate transfer tax on the sale of a home. ...

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Wednesday September 28, 2022

Have you seen the Subdivision Control Act of 1967 on your title commitment? This is what it means. ...

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Wednesday September 28, 2022

Here are some tips for Realtors on how to stay safe when showing homes and meeting clients. ...

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Wednesday September 28, 2022

What you need to know about the Right To Farm Act ...

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Wednesday September 28, 2022

What to do when you list a home that has a Right To List Contract recorded against the title to the property. ...

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Tuesday September 06, 2022

Here is some information to help you with the process of working with an HOA when you list a property for sale to make the closing process go smoothly. ...

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Tuesday September 06, 2022

Today we feature Schedule B - II the exceptions to a title commitment. ...

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Thursday August 18, 2022

Part 2 in our series on how to read a title commitment - Schedule B1 ...

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Thursday August 11, 2022

Part 1 of our series - Nuts and Bolts of a Title Commitment. Schedule A ...

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Thursday August 04, 2022

There are 2 types of types of title insurance: Owner’s Title Insurance (Owner’s Policy) and Lender’s Title Insurance (Loan Policy). There are similarities and differences between the 2 policies. ...

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Wednesday July 27, 2022

The Cannabis industry is plagued by the contradictions of States with legal marijuana laws, and that of the Federal Government’s controlled Substances Act. ...

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Wednesday July 27, 2022

Buy your home with confidence - get title insurance. ...

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Wednesday July 27, 2022

What is the difference between and Quit Claim Deed and a Warranty Deed? ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

What is a Ladybird Deed? ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Here are some brief FYI’s regarding the rules regarding Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980 (FIRPTA). ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Partial Claim Mortgages can be a surprise if the seller does not share with their Realtor. Pre-Title Work is a free tool that we do offer to our Realtor Partners to help avoid those bumps and have a smooth and happy transaction. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Working with an LLC? Here is some information about what is required for the LLC to sell or purchase real estate. We are always available to help answer any questions you may have ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Escrow fees are generally dictated and negotiated in the purchase agreement. Below is a chart to showing the most common way fees are charged at a closing and commonly paid by each party. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Title companies play several key roles in the real estate transaction: review title, facilitate closings, file and record paperwork and issue insurance policies. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Below is some helpful information regarding who will receive the funds at closing. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

A 1031 exchange allows an investor to defer the capital gains on the sale of a property. Here is some information to guide you through the process. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

There are many types of liens that are used to secure assets. Here are the most common ways. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Part 3 in our series - Fiscal Year ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Part 2 in our series - Calendar Year Method ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Part 1 in our series - Due Date ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Recently, companies have formed a new type of service which offers A deed monitoring services where they purport to regularly check the county records to identify any fraudulent activity involving the title to a homeowner’s property. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Working with a church and/or religious organization? Certain steps will need to be in place during the sale and in place prior to closing. Below is a list of documents that will be needed to sell a property owned by a religious organization. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

There are several ways a person can hold title. Whichever option you choose can have a significant impact on your ability to transfer ownership rights in the future. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Have you received your 2022 assessment notice from your local assessor? Not sure how to read your notice of assessment? Here is a handy guide to help you navigate through your assessment letter. ...

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Thursday July 07, 2022

Dealing with delinquent taxes on your property? Here are some frequently asked questions regarding delinquent taxes. ...

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Tuesday June 21, 2022

Selling Real Estate that requires Probate is not a bad thing. Working with a Probate Attorney can help make the process smooth and easy. ...

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Tuesday June 21, 2022

Working with a manufactured home? Has the affidavit of affixture already been placed in title? A pre-title search will tell you if the affidavit of affixture is or is not already in place. ...

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Tuesday June 21, 2022

A common question that we get is what is the difference between an Alta Title Policy vs a Eagle Title Policy. Besides cost, this chart will help show you the difference in coverage. ...

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Tuesday June 21, 2022

Closing Day is always a Happy Day! Your Realtor or Lender will always review the closing day process with you and let you know what you will need to bring with you on closing day. Here is a helpful chart to help you plan ahead for the big day. ...

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Tuesday June 21, 2022

What is a Land Contract? Here is some helpful information regarding Land Contracts. As always, our team is always available to answer any questions you may have. ...

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Tuesday June 21, 2022
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Thursday January 19, 2017

With a title insurance policy, you as owner, have an indemnity contract that will reimburse you for loss in the event someone asserts a claim against your property that is covered by the policy. ...

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Thursday September 08, 2016

These questions will help you decide whether you’re ready for a home that's larger or in a more desirable location. If you answer yes to most of the questions, you may be ready to move. ...

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Thursday September 08, 2016

In this issue: 10 Common Title Problems 4 Ways to Get Word-of-Mouth Recognition 3 Steps to Guiding Clients through Home Inspections and Repairs ...

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Tuesday August 23, 2016

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