What Is Title Insurance?
Most importantly, title insurance insures your ownership rights to your property. It is paid only once, but coverage lasts as long as you own your home.
It begins with a comprehensive search of public records related to your new home, including the land on which it’s built.
Then, a policy is written protecting you and your lender from any claims that could be made against your new property.
Why Do I Need Title Insurance?
Buying a brand new home is an investment in peace of mind, knowing that you’re the only person who has ever lived under your roof. But believe it or not, claims against your property can still exist, related to the formerly unimproved land on which it’s built, or issues with subcontractors or suppliers involved in the construction process. That’s where title insurance comes in. Title insurance:
How Can I Protect Myself from Wirefraud?
The funding of escrow includes sending large sums of cash electronically via wire transfer. Unfortunately, sophisticated criminals have learned to prey on these transactions, exposing you to risk. Watch this video to learn more about how to protect yourself and the funding of your escrow from wirefraud.
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