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How Technology is Changing the Way We Treat Municipal Lien Searches

“Would you mind faxing that request over one more time, please?”

What is annexation and how does it impact your closing?

As a title agent, you want to make sure a property is clear of all liens or claims for a new buyer. Annexation is something...

Couple Forgo Land Survey and End Up in Boundary Dispute

An unfortunate story: a young couple in Ontario, Canada buys a home only to find out after the fact that most of their...

Home Buyers Sue Bank, Title Company, and Realtor Over Wire Fraud

I know we talked about wire fraud a few weeks ago when we posted this article, but this is obviously not a topic that is...

Why isn't Trulia warning home buyers about unrecorded property liens and other issues?

Last week I was perusing through my feed of various real estate and title industry articles, as I usually do, when I came...

What is Payoff Tracking and Why Should I Give a Crap About It?

Okay, so last week, we told you all about this partial lien release nightmare that we've been dealing with.

Then this week,...
How an Unrecorded Partial Lien Release Became a Homeowner's Worst Nightmare

By now, you’ve heard us preaching about Payoff Tracking. We’re frequently asked to provide resolution services for problems...

Why every buyer should INSIST on a new property survey

Last year we wrote a really successful post about why every buyer should insist on a permit search. It seemed like title...

Are you Prepared for the Wire Fraud Crisis Making National News?

Hot on the heels of the release of the staggering statistic by the FBI that title agents reported a 480% increase in wire...

The Sneaky Way Code Enforcement Violations Can Bite You in the Ass

The nature of closing dates is that they are not steadfast. It's commonplace when they get moved up or extended, depending...

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