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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 […]

What is the role of an escrow agent?

Congratulations, you have sold or purchased property! Your next step is signing papers to enter into escrow with an escrow agent, also known as the closing agent. The meaning of escrow is: a deed, deposit of funds or any other instrument by one party for the delivery to another party upon completion of a circumstance […]