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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February News Brief

by: tim_eckert

February 01, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

February News Brief The Landmark Abstract News Brief is a roundup of noteworthy articles from both the residential and commercial title industry. The February News Brief features several different articles on both the commercial and residential real estate industry. Use the link below to review the February News Brief. News Brief – February 2019 Some of the articles contained within include: The 4 Most Common Real Estate

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ALTA’s Top 10 Most Read Articles of 2018

by: tim_eckert

January 09, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Cybersecurity & Wire Fraud, Realtor, Residential

ALTA’s Top 10 Most Read Articles of 2018 Thanks to the American Land Title Association (ALTA) for this great list. Topics such as digital closings, blockchain, and the CFPB dominated headlines throughout the year, but articles about wire fraud were the clear favorite. What was your preferred content? Read on to view ALTA’s most read articles of 2018. No. 10: House Passes ALTA-supported Bill to

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