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Mortgage Closing Costs 101

Mortgage Closing Costs 101. It goes without saying that buying a home is a major financial investment. It is advisable that you understand how much more goes into budgeting for a new home other than monthly mortgage payments. Closing costs are one of those budget entries.  Click to view “Who Pays for What?”. Closing costs… Read More

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Home Buying: Think That Title Report is Trivial? Then You’ve Never Heard of Lis Pendens

Home Buying: Think That Title Report is Trivial? Then You’ve Never Heard of Lis Pendens. When the Title Company was chosen to handle your Real Estate Transaction you probably didn’t care much who they were. You may have been blissfully unaware of their purpose or their process. In most cases, the first time a Home… Read More

Top portion of title report, title and escrow, title company - Bill Salvatore, Arizona Elite Properties 602-999-0952

2017 Sees Changes in Regulations for Title Companies

2017 Sees Changes in Regulations for Title Companies. I’m very fortunate to have solid, dependable contacts in the Title industry. The folks at Pioneer Title are always willing and quick to resolve any issues I have. On the few occasions when I couldn’t get an answer immediately, they’ve researched and returned my call within a… Read More

Top portion of title report, title and escrow, title company - Bill Salvatore, Arizona Elite Properties 602-999-0952

Are Title Insurance Companies Requesting Inspections?

Are Title Insurance Companies Requesting Inspections? I read the article below with great interest. In all my years in the Real Estate industry, I’ve never heard of a Title Insurance Company doing a physical inspection of the property itself, only investigating the legal history or the ‘paper trail’ of the property. I talked with my… Read More

Real Estate closing, Who pays for what? - Bill Salvatore, Realty Executives East Valley - 602-999-0952

Paradise Comes with High Closing Costs

Paradise Comes with High Closing Costs. Closing costs can change right up until the day that you close escrow. If your closing date changes, closing costs can change right along with it. Closing costs can, and do, differ in different places. Home buyers and sellers should always take estimated closing costs with a grain of… Read More