Buying a Home

April 8, 2016

What is Title Insurance?

So what exactly is "title insurance"? Well, when a property is financed, bought or sold, a record of that transaction is generally filed in public archives. Likewise, records of other events that may affect the ownership of a property, like liens or levies, are also archived. When you buy title ...

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April 8, 2016

Understanding the Loan Estimate Form

TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosure (also known as TRID) regulations require your lender to issue a Loan Estimate within three business days of receiving your mortgage application. The Loan Estimate details the terms of your loans along with estimated closing costs. Information provided by First American Title.

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March 6, 2016

Buying Step 1: Are You Ready to Buy a Home?

Buying Step 1: Are You Ready to Buy a Home?

Knowledge and experience are the keys to successful real estate transactions. The Internet is an enormous library of valuable real estate related information. Doing your research to gather knowledge as well as working with local REALTORS®, whose expertise and ...

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