5 Things NOT to do During the Closing Process
Tue, Feb 12, 2013
Finally find the house of your dreams . . . and your offer was accepted? Here are a few things to avoid during the contract to closing process. As always, if you have legal questions, please contact your attorney.
Don’t change your marital s... Read More
Checklist for a Successful Closing Day
Sat, Feb 02, 2013
Whether you are purchasing a home or selling a house, knowing what to expect and being prepared at the “closing” can help eliminate stress and result in a pleasant experience. We understand how important this transaction is to you, and we... Read More
Title Insurance Policy Surcharge Update
Fri, Jan 25, 2013
The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR) announced that the collection of the new title insurance policy assessment of twenty-eight cents ($0.28) has been delayed until May 6, 2013.
You may recall last year that the OIR ordered the assessmen... Read More
Title Insurance Tips to Protect Your Investment
Mon, Dec 17, 2012
Buying, selling or refinancing and looking to save some money? Here’s some tips to help you get the most value and protect your investment.
Ask if you qualify for a reissue premium, which could help you save money on your title insurance. No... Read More
Short Sale Tax Exemption Expires December 31
Fri, Dec 14, 2012
Among the many changes we can expect in the New Year, the expiration of the current tax break for short sales on December 31 will impact us first as people rush to complete any short sales or restructurings currently in the pipeline.
As you may reca... Read More
Title Insurance in Florida Just Got Better!
Mon, Aug 20, 2012
Earlier this year, the title insurance industry received approval of the ALTA 2006 forms from the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation. This is a win-win for YOU! With the new title insurance policies and endorsements, you will receive additional c... Read More
It’s Hurricane Season – Are you ready?
Wed, May 30, 2012
Hurricane Season begins June 1 in Florida. You might be thinking that weather hazards and title insurance are mutually exclusive . . . while actually what happens outside your home can have an impact on your ability to buy, sell or refinance real pro... Read More