Category: For Sale by Owner

2020 February 4

What Do You Have to Disclose When Selling a House in California? (CHECKLIST)

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The same way most state laws vary, California has specific real estate disclosure laws that need to be upheld. These disclosure laws apply to nearly all California home sellers and are important to know to legally sell a house in the state. Real estate seller disclosure laws hold sellers legally responsible for openness and honesty

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2019 December 23

Getting to Know Escrow: The Basics

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If you are looking to buy a house, make investments in stock, or any other sort of major financial transaction, you may need an escrow agent. You’ve probably heard of escrow as a term associated with big financial companies, but what exactly is escrow? This guide will introduce you to some of the basics of

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2019 December 16

What Happens to Earnest Money in the Escrow Process?

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One of the basic components of escrow is Earnest Money. You may have heard this term in regard to “the initial deposit” or “opening the account,” but what does it all mean? Today we will look into the meaning behind earnest money and explore why it is needed in the escrow process. What is Earnest

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2019 September 27

Real Estate Closing Wire Fraud: Scary Truths, Statistics, and Preventative Measures

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    You’re finally closing on your dream home and money is ready to change hands.  The wire transfer will concern a large sum of money, and scammers are salivating at the thought of getting their hands on it.  This results? Too often, home buyers fall into dreaded (and sometimes elaborate) phishing scams, and real

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2019 August 23

12 Surprisingly Common Title Problems That Could Happen to You

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What could possibly go wrong?  Well, quite frankly – a lot. There are numerous title problems that can arise when closing on a home. By securing title insurance, you are taking the first step to cover yourself in the event of a title mishap. Go into the closing stage of home buying armed with everything

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