All About Underwriters

If you’re waiting to go to closing, you may have heard that your loan is with the underwriters. If you’re not familiar with the term, it might sound like your paperwork went to a secret society that lives underground and calculate your loan qualifications on mythical scrolls. Who are these mysterious underwriters, and what is their role in getting your mortgage? We’re here to break it down for you and tell you who the underwriters are and what they do for your home loan.

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Title Talk — What Do All These Terms Mean?

Title Talk — What Do All These Terms Mean?

If this is your first time buying or selling a home (or honestly, even your second or third), you may pick up a whole new dialect that you never knew existed before. There are so many terms to learn when going through the process of buying or selling a home. We’re here to help you understand exactly what we are talking about in terms of titles, so you can make the best and most informed decisions! Here are some important terms and their definitions.

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Is Title Insurance Worth the Cost?

Is Title Insurance Worth the Cost?

Buying a home is one of the biggest investments most people will make in their lifetimes. Protecting your home with title insurance is a small investment by comparison, but it can save you big in the long run. We insure our health, our lives, our cars, our homes, our businesses and our belongings. Most insurance policies protect you from things that will happen in the future, but title insurance works differently. This insurance protects you from things that happened under previous ownership of the property that don’t come to light until you own the property. We will break down why we believe title insurance is always worth the cost, because like most insurances, when you need it you really need it.

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A Tech-Savvy Title Company Saves You Time

A Tech-Savvy Title Company Saves You Time

There is new technology coming out every day that makes our lives more automated and saves time. We keep up to speed on the latest tech so we can leverage it for our clients and our real estate agent partners. Here are a few of the ways we put our tech-savvy to work for you to make your life a little simpler.

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All About Easements

All About Easements

One of the most common problems that pops up after you purchase a property is an easement. Sometimes easements are discovered during a title search, and other times there is no written record of the easement at all. Even if there is no paper trail of an easement, it could still be legally binding and may cause issues with the enjoyment of your property. Learn all about easements so you understand the potential issue they can cause with your title.

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Title and Closing Frequently Asked Questions

Title and Closing Frequently Asked Questions

Buying or selling a home is a big deal, and it’s not something you typically learn about until you’re actually doing it. We know you may have questions and we are here to help. Here are some of our most frequently asked questions about title and closing.

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