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We are pleased to announce the availability of Ticor Title's comprehensive Buyer/Seller guide in PDF, eBook, and Print Formats. This guide is designed to provide meaningful information and answer commonly asked questions that home buyers and sellers have throughout a real estate transaction. Our goal with the Buyer/Seller Guide is to improve the overall experience of buyers and sellers by providing education and insights that demystify Title Insurance, Escrow, the CFPB, Taxes and more. This guide is a useful tool in setting proper expectations for the complex process of buying and selling a home.
How to Get the Buyer & Seller Guide
For your convenience, there are three ways to access the guide:
Buyer & Seller Guide Available Formats
Formats & How to Access
Download the Buyer & Seller Guide in PDF format for viewing, sharing, and local print. Download here: Buyer and Seller Guide to Title & Escrow
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The Buyer & Seller Guide is available in a high-quality print format upon request. Please contact your Ticor Title Sales Executive to reserve yours today.
The guide provides insights and information on the following:
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The Title Insurance Value Proposition: 10 Reasons
What is Title? - FAQ
Why You Need Title Insurance - 21 Reasons
Life of a Title Search
Title Policy Comparison Chart
Homeowner's Policy of Title Insurance
Homeowner's Policy Additional Benefits
What is the Title Commitment?
5 Common Ways To Hold Title
ID Affidavit - Why is it Needed?
Vesting: Common Ways of Holding Title
ESCROW & TAXES
The Escrow Process
The Life of an Escrow
Red Flags in the Escrow / Title Process
Other Parties to an Escrow Transaction
The Loan Process
PMI Private Mortgage Insurance - FAQ
What is Payoff
Property Tax - Annual Calendar
Closing Costs: What Buyers & Sellers Typically Pay For
CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
What is Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? (CFPB)
Will The New CFPB Rule Delay My Closing?
Purchase Title / Escrow Order Workflow
The New Closing Disclosure Explained
Glossary of Terms