Generational Trends in Real Estate

by: Jennifer Dixon

August 04, 2022 / Categories: Realtor, Residential

It should come as no surprise that there are generational trends when purchasing real estate. Now, the big question is….how do you as a real estate cater to generational trends? Who Values What? Baby Boomers value first impressions, that you are willing to listen and assist them with what they need and want, and wish for respect from their real estate agents. Generation X’ers, Millennials,

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Home Buying Process

by: Jennifer Dixon

August 13, 2019 / Categories: Realtor, Residential

This is a general overview of the home buying process, from offer to closing. The specifics of your transaction may vary; but in general, this is a helpful overview of the process. Be sure to discuss the steps with your real estate agent and settlement officer. The Offer Once you’ve found the perfect home, it’s time to make an offer. A buyer and seller must

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The American Dream of Homeownership

by: Jennifer Dixon

August 08, 2019 / Categories: Realtor, Residential

Across this great country, from sea to shining sea, the American dream of homeownership is alive and well. The American Dream of homeownership is about being part of a community. It’s also about making the house you live in a great place to call home. Think of it: having backyard barbeques, children’s birthday parties, and neighborhood watch patrols. It’s about borrowing a cup of sugar

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August News Brief

by: Jennifer Dixon

August 06, 2019 / Categories: Commercial Real Estate, Realtor, Residential

The Landmark Abstract News Brief is a roundup of noteworthy articles from both the residential and commercial title industry. The August News Brief features several different articles on both the commercial and residential real estate industry. Use the link below to review the August News Brief. Some of the articles contained within include: Eight Key Definitions to Help Explain Electronic Mortgages and Closings More Homes

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What is a Title Commitment?

by: Jennifer Dixon

July 10, 2019 / Categories: Realtor, Residential

A title commitment is prepared prior to issuing a policy of title insurance that shows the ownership of a specific parcel of land. It includes the liens and encumbrances which will not be covered under a subsequent title insurance policy. The commitment lists, in advance of purchase, title defects, liens and encumbrances which are likely excluded from coverage. This is as if the requested title

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