What is the Closing Disclosure Form?

May, 22 2024

Buying real estate – a home, land, or commercial property – is quite possibly the biggest purchase anyone will ever make. Whether purchasing a commercial or residential property, the first… Read more »

Fraud and Real Estate: How Landmark Title is Working to Ensure Safe & Secure Transactions

May, 6 2024

The advancing dangers of fraud in real estate are at an all-time high. Since the FBI established its Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) back in 2000, they have received 8… Read more »

Q & A with Tiffannie Hobgood: The Dangers of Seller Impersonation Fraud and the Impact of AI Technology

April, 12 2024

We recently sat down with Landmark Title Vice President of Escrow Operations Tiffannie Hobgood to discuss the rising dangers of artificial intelligence (AI) in real estate fraud. She specifically addressed… Read more »

Understanding the Difference Between Title Insurance and Homeowners Insurance

March, 25 2024

When purchasing a home, there are two types of insurance that every buyer needs. The first is title insurance and the second is homeowners insurance. When you enlist a title… Read more »

The Role of a Title Agency in Commercial Real Estate Transactions

March, 11 2024

Title agencies are often the unsung heroes of commercial real estate transactions. Most people understand the roles of the buyer, seller and brokers or agents, but what does a title… Read more »

Title Company Versus Real Estate Attorney: What is the Difference?

February, 27 2024

The home-buying process is one of the most exciting, yet stressful periods to happen in someone’s life. Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or have bought and sold properties before… Read more »

The Role of a Title Commitment in Commercial Real Estate

February, 16 2024

Among the various documents that play a crucial role in a smooth real estate transaction, a title commitment is one of the most important. A title commitment, also referred to… Read more »

7 Red Flags to Watch Out For in a Title Search

January, 26 2024

Performing a title search is a crucial step in the purchase process for any type of real estate. A title search involves examining public records to confirm and verify the… Read more »

Understanding Common Property Deeds in Commercial Real Estate

January, 8 2024

One key element of all commercial real estate transactions is a property deed. A property deed is a legal document that moves ownership of a property from one party to… Read more »

The Difference Between a Title and a Deed

December, 20 2023

No matter what type of real estate you buy, the title and deed are important components to understand. The terms “title” and “deed” are often used interchangeably in real estate… Read more »