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Risky Residential Escrow Mistakes

Risky Residential Escrow Mistakes

If this is the first time you’re buying a home, there are some things you’ll need to know to help you avoid mistakes during the residential escrow process. Buying real estate takes time and know-how. Keep reading for some quick tips from a Bay Area escrow agent. Are...
The Stages of Residential Escrow

The Stages of Residential Escrow

Are you buying or selling a home? If so, you’re going to need residential escrow services to secure the transaction. Let’s review the main steps of the residential escrow process so you know what to expect. Read on to learn more. Open Your Escrow Account After a price...
The Advantages of Owning a Home

The Advantages of Owning a Home

They say home is where the heart is, but it’s also where the advantages lie. It’s a big decision to buy real estate, but doing so can lead to multiple benefits. From gaining equity to taking pride in where you live, there are many reasons to invest in the market. Read...
How to Spot a Real Estate Scam

How to Spot a Real Estate Scam

Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for home buyers to get caught up in a real estate scam. Thousands of victims have reported housing fraud to the FBI via their Internet Crime Complaint Center. Get savvy about the telltale signs. Here are five common real estate scams...
Hiring a Real Estate Agent

Hiring a Real Estate Agent

A real estate agent acts as a go-between for buyers and sellers who are on opposite sides of a deal. Hiring a real estate agent can save you thousands of dollars because an experienced agent knows what to look for. While you might be most concerned with finding an...