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How to avoid escrow fraud
Escrow Fraud

How to avoid escrow fraud

Imagine you’re in the last few stages of closing on the purchase of a home or property. You’ve negotiated an agreed upon price, opened escrow, completed inspections, secured title insurance, and now you’re ready to transfer the closing funds into your escrow account. For some buyers, this can be hundreds of thousands, if not millions […]
The Life of an Escrow
Life of an Escrow

The Life of an Escrow

Most people have no idea how escrow works. When an offer on a home or property is accepted, you officially enter escrow. To help better understand the process, this blog details the life of an escrow beginning with finding a real estate agent through getting your keys.   Starting the home buying process There are […]
Tips for a Smooth Escrow Closing
Escrow Closing

Tips for a Smooth Escrow Closing

Finding a dream home can sometimes take time. Once you’ve found your ideal home, negotiated your purchase price and your offer is officially accepted, you enter escrow. The next phase in the purchase process is getting through the inspection phase and finally, a successful escrow closing. Purchasing a home can be a stressful process. At […]
Your Guide to Title and Escrow Services

Your Guide to Title and Escrow Services

Real estate is a complex business with many steps that can often confuse first time homebuyers or sellers. Read on for a quick and simple guide to understanding real estate title and escrow services: What is title? Title refers to all your legal rights to own, use and dispose of land. It includes all previous […]
Commercial Escrow Process Guide

Commercial Escrow Process Guide

The escrow process can be daunting. Anyone that has purchased property knows the escrow process involves documents, depositories, and legalities that can be overwhelming if you are not working with a knowledgeable escrow officer to walk you through step-by-step. At Landmark Title, we are well versed in the commercial real estate escrow process. To help […]
What are the pros and cons of an HOA
pros and cons of an HOA

What are the pros and cons of an HOA

With the sea of master planned communities, townhomes and condominiums making up the majority of homes in the greater Phoenix market, chances are pretty high that you will have a Homeowners Association (HOA) fee included in your monthly costs. HOAs are made up of a board of directors and are run and funded by its […]
Landmark Title Keeps Pace with Growing Arizona Real Estate Market
growing Arizona real estate market

Landmark Title Keeps Pace with Growing Arizona Real Estate Market

  Steady growth in Arizona’s real estate market means big things for Landmark Title Assurance Agency. The company recently added seven new members to the team and opened a new office at Kierland Commons. Plans are on tap to add more staff and space in 2018. On top of that, Landmark Title just entered into […]