Closing

Title Tip: What Does Your Closing And The Coronavirus Have in Common?

By Lydia Blair / July 14, 2020 / 0 Comments

What do the novel coronavirus and real estate closings have in common? Hopefully not that much. But now that I think about it, there are some dynamics that both a pandemic and a real estate transaction share. Regardless of how much or you plan or what precautions you take, unpleasant things can happen. Just like […]

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Title Tip: The Dos And Don’ts of Using an Electronic Signature

By Lydia Blair / May 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

The real estate industry has been ramping up its use of technology to conduct business over many years. Now, more than ever, buyers and sellers frequently execute signatures to seal the deal on contracts for efficiency and convenience. Digitally signed real estate contracts became more popular about 15 years ago with the passage of electronic […]

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How Texas Assoc. of Realtors’ New COVID-19 Addendum Helps Buyers, Sellers Closing Right Now

By Cassie Evans, J.D. / April 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

Negotiating real estate contracts in the middle of a global pandemic has never been so nebulous. Thankfully a Texas Association of Realtors’ COVID-19 Addendum is helping smooth the process. I had a closing set for the end of March 2020 — in the midst of a city-wide mandated “Stay-at-Home” Order. I represented the residential purchasers, […]

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Title Companies Are Still Open For Closing Despite Coronavirus

By Lydia Blair / March 19, 2020 / 1 Comment

As the situation with the novel coronavirus continues to evolve, the title business is responding. Currently, the title business is not seeing many interruptions in business. For the most part, transactions are not being delayed or canceled due to current restrictions. Aside from a few inconveniences, it’s mostly business as usual in the title world. […]

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Title Tip: Which Home Warranty Should You Choose?

By Joanna England / December 10, 2019 / 1 Comment
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Title Tip: How Would You Like Your Money?

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / June 18, 2019 / 1 Comment

By Lydia Blair Special Contributor When selling a property, everyone wants to collect a big check. Well, maybe not an actual paper check, but lots of money. If you’re getting funds from the sale of your house, there are a couple of ways to collect your money from the title company when it closes. Just […]

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