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  • Title Talk: Episode 2

    Posted in Title Talk on Jul 26, 2018.

    In this week’s Title Talk Frank explains reasons to purchase an Owner’s Title Insurance Policy. Remember if you have any questions you would like us to answer feel free to comment!

  • Title Talk: Episode 1

    Posted in Title Talk on Jul 19, 2018.

    Welcome to our first episode of Title Talk with Frank and Lisa! Feel free to comment if you have any questions you would like us to answer in the future!

  • Terms To Know

    Posted in General on Feb 06, 2018.

    Your home is often the largest financial transaction you’ll ever make. For many this process is new, uncharted territory, with new terms and jargon that can be overwhelming to understand. Our philosophy is to conduct settlements with integrity, efficiency, and professionalism and to provide our clients with the best most reliable service available. To make navigating the process a little easier, here is a list of common terms to know. #### APPRAISAL An opinion or estimate of value of property resulting from analysis of facts about the property. #### ANNUAL PERCENTAGE RATE (APR) The borrower’s ...

  • 2017 Recap

    Posted in General on Jan 01, 2018.

    It’s hard to believe we are already a week into the New Year! As we start 2018, we took a look back at the big changes we made throughout 2017.
 Our marketing plan was such a huge focus over the last year. We hosted our monthly afterhours or “Thirsty Third Thursdays” which was a great way to not only connect with our Realtor and lender partners, but also clients. We also made our weekly flower deliveries each week with beautiful creations from Daniel Vaughn Designs. It was a fun way to brighten our Realtor’s lobby areas and stay connected with everyone each week. We hope you enjoyed them as mu...

  • Title Nerds 101

    Posted in Title Insurance on Nov 02, 2017.

    In speaking with clients over the last 24 years I have often heard the statement "if you did your work correctly we will not have a title issue". While it is true that we do need to be accurate and accountable for our role, we are limited by the scope of the research. We search the court house records for the standard 60 period, and conduct online searches for bankruptcy, domestic relations, federal court matters and USA Patriot Act. Owner’s title insurance protects against hidden risks including forgery, fraud, missing heirs, and human errors such as misindexing of records.

    Title Insurance is...