Buying or selling a home is one of the most important and biggest transactions that one can ever be a part of. This is why having clear communication throughout the whole process is crucial. Communication is the key component that determines whether you have a long and stressful escrow or a smooth and convenient escrow.
Knowing how to calculate property tax is very important for both potential and existing homeowners. When looking for a home, knowing how to calculate property tax will help you know whether you will be able to afford its property tax. Knowing the amount you’ll pay in property tax for the next year will also be
Picture this: You’ve been swindled out of your down-payment, it’s too late to get it back, and you lose your house right as you’re passing the finish line of closing escrow. Surprisingly, situations like this happen all the time as a result of real estate wire frauds. The first step in preventing escrow wire fraud
Calculating escrow fees in California can sometimes feel so arbitrary. How do you know exactly what you will be paying? What about fees you might be unaware of in the escrow process? With all the unanswered questions, it can seem impossible to budget for this important expense when selling a home. In this article, we
When people exchange hundreds of thousands of dollars in real estate transactions, there are bound to be some fears about the whole process. For instance, how can you be sure the buyer has enough money to buy your home? You can’t always take someone’s word for it. That’s why the escrow closing process is an