July News Brief

by: tim_eckert

July 03, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

The Landmark Abstract News Brief is a roundup of noteworthy articles from both the residential and commercial title industry. The July News Brief features several different articles on both the commercial and residential real estate industry. Use the link below to review the July News Brief. Some of the articles contained within include: How the FBI Blocks Fraudulent Wire Transfers Six Things Every Home Buyer,

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The Complete Guide to Understanding and Preventing Real Estate Wire Fraud

by: tim_eckert

May 31, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, criminals attempted to divert more than $90 billion in wire fraud transfers between June 2016 and December 2018. These “trick and transfer” scams are at the center of Business Email Compromise (BEC) epidemic that threatens nearly all businesses in the United States. The real estate sector has become a prime target for cyber perpetrators, and everyone in a

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May News Brief

by: tim_eckert

May 07, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

May News Brief The Landmark Abstract News Brief is a roundup of noteworthy articles from both the residential and commercial title industry. The May News Brief features several different articles on both the commercial and residential real estate industry. Use the link below to review the May News Brief. News Brief – May 2019 Some of the articles contained within include: BEC Scams Cost $1.2

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April News Brief

by: tim_eckert

April 03, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Residential

April News Brief The Landmark Abstract News Brief is a roundup of noteworthy articles from both the residential and commercial title industry. The April News Brief features several different articles on both the commercial and residential real estate industry. Use the link below to review the April News Brief. News Brief – April 2019 Some of the articles contained within include: Why The Stage Is Set For

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The Value of Title Insurance

by: tim_eckert

March 19, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Realtor, Residential

The Value of Title Insurance for the Cash Purchaser Owner’s Coverage – An Essential Option Below you’ll find the story of a real claim from one of our underwriters. The facts, outcome, and lessons learned are outlined below and stress the importance of always purchasing an Owner’s Policy of title insurance. Claim Summary Facts An owner’s policy of title insurance was issued in the amount

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