August 2022 News Brief

by: Jennifer Dixon

August 01, 2022 / Categories: Builders, Commercial Real Estate, Residential

It’s hard to believe today is the first day of August! We went to share some of the news of what’s going on around the title industry. Below, we have some highlights for you to start with. To download this month’s complete brief, please click here to grab the PDF. Highlights Generation Gap: How Americans’ Preferred Housing Styles Vary By Age from the MRreport HUD

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Additional Title Insurance Coverage

by: Jennifer Dixon

November 29, 2018 / Categories: Builders, Commercial Real Estate, Realtor, Residential

Do You Need Additional Title Coverage? Introduction If you previously purchased property and obtained an Owner’s Title Insurance Policy, it is possible that additional title insurance coverage is needed. Perhaps your policy does not reflect the current value of your property, inquiring about extra coverage may be beneficial. When refinancing your mortgage or obtaining a construction loan/home equity loan to improve your property, it is

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How to Develop Hack Proof Passwords

by: Jennifer Dixon

October 09, 2018 / Categories: Builders, Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

How to Develop Hack Proof Passwords With all the publicity about cyber fraud, many people are rethinking their online security and trying to come up with hacker-proof passwords. But is there really such a thing as “hacker-proof”? At the very least, you can lengthen the odds that anyone would get access to your email, your bank account, your credit card information and your online business

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Ransomware – What is It? How To Avoid It.

by: Jennifer Dixon

October 09, 2018 / Categories: Builders, Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

Ransomware According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, more than 4,000 ransomware attacks have occurred daily since January 1, 2016. What is ransomware? Ransomware is a form of malware that targets critical data and systems for the purpose of extortion. Currently, there are two primary types of ransomware: Lockscreen: shows a full-screen message that prevents users from accessing their PC or files Encryption: changes files so they can’t

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News Brief – August 2018

by: Jennifer Dixon

August 03, 2018 / Categories: Builders, Commercial Real Estate, Realtor, Residential

                The Landmark Abstract News Brief is a roundup of noteworthy articles from both the residential and commercial title business. The August News Brief contains articles on reasons you should call and not text clients and prospects, taking protective measures against cybercriminals, implications of new tariffs on commercial real estate, industry-wide construction spending and much, much more. News Brief –

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