September News Brief

by: tim_eckert

September 05, 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 September News Brief features several different articles on both the commercial and residential real estate industry. Use the link below to review the September News Brief. Some of the articles contained within include: Best Time to Show, Best Day to List Some Homes Under $400K

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Home Buying Process

by: tim_eckert

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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There’s No Place Like Home

by: tim_eckert

August 08, 2019 / Categories: Realtor, Residential

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

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August News Brief

by: tim_eckert

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: tim_eckert

July 10, 2019 / Categories: Realtor, Residential

A title commitment is a report prepared prior to issuing a policy of title insurance that shows the ownership of a specific parcel of land, together with the liens and encumbrances thereon which will not be covered under a subsequent title insurance policy. The commitment lists, in advance of purchase, title defects, liens and encumbrances which would be excluded from coverage if the requested title

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