What is Earnest Money?

What is Earnest Money?

Also referred to as a good faith deposit, earnest money is simply a deposit made during a home purchase agreement to let the seller know the buyer is committed to the purchase. In other words, it’s a monetary promise exchanged between the buyer and the seller.  But,...
Title & Escrow: What They Are & How They Work Together

Title & Escrow: What They Are & How They Work Together

From start to finish, the home buying and real estate process can be a time-consuming, extensive process with many moving parts. For many, purchasing a home tends to be the largest financial investment individuals make during their life.  That’s why protecting the...
What Exactly Does a Title Company Do? Let Us Explain.

What Exactly Does a Title Company Do? Let Us Explain.

What is a Title Company? Did you know that while your title company is maintaining escrow accounts, they are also making sure that titles to real estate properties are legitimate? It’s true! The title insurance that title companies provide protect both lenders and...