What to Bring to the Closing Table

Listed below are the items you need to obtain and bring to your escrow appointment. Note: Make sure all of your lender’s requirements have been met before your appointment. Identification: In order to notarize your signature you must bring picture I. D. (current...

Understanding Property Taxes

Annual Tax Statement Annual tax statements are billed for the year, although they are not issued until the fall of the current year (September or October). Taxes May be Paid in Two Halves: • The first installment is due September 1 and delinquent November 1 • The...

Potential Issues With Title

Listed are potential scenarios in buying a home. For additional explanations please contact your local escrow office. These are situations that have created the need for a little extra Title Insurance. Scenario 1 The current homeowners purchased their property eight...

How to Make Your Home Stand Out When Selling

First impressions are the most important sales tool. Emotion plays a tremendous part in creating an interest in your home from a potential buyer. Make certain your home puts its “best foot forward” and that you follow the time-tested rules and behavior that will...

What You May Need When Getting a Mortgage

There are several steps you need to take when acquiring a mortgage. Sales contract on the purchase of your new home. Copy of sales contract and certified closing statement on your current home. For FHA loans: Copies of your Social Security card and drivers license....

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