PA Title Insurance Blog

09
Nov 2011
Judgments and the affect on Title Insurance in PA

How Judgments affect the ability to obtain Title Insurance in Pennsylvania for Mortgage Financing in Pennsylvania What is a Judgment? A judgment is the final ...

11
Oct 2011
How To Choose a Title Company in PA?

How Do I Choose A Pennsylvania Title Company? Most consumers don’t even realize what Title Insurance really is. Many consumers don’t know they ...

31
Aug 2011
Irene Delaying Pennsylvania Real Estate Settlements

Hurricane Irene created massive flooding throughout Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas, property damage across delaware valley and power outages to many.  But wait ...

28
Aug 2011
Preparation for Closing; A Buyer’s Pre-Settlement Checklist

Typically, at the closing the buyer(s), seller(s), real estate agent(s), attorney(s) and loan officer(s) meet at the offices of World Wide Land Transfer ...

24
Aug 2011
Title Insurance in a Bad Economy

Title Insurance in a Bad Economy Whether you’re a first time homebuyer or upgrading from your starter home, closing escrow is an exciting time. ...

18
Aug 2011
Real Estate Transaction: Hire a Independent Title Insurance Company

When purchasing a home in Pennsylvania it is vital that you work with a title insurance provider who knows PA and will be ...

11
Aug 2011
Refinancing in Pennsylvania: Title Insurance and Closing Costs

Unless you have been in a coma over the last several months you understand that mortgage rates are historically low.  We have been ...

14
Jul 2011
HUD Revises Settlement Statement Rules with a few amendments

There were clarifying amendments made July 11th, 2011 to the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) sections involving “changed circumstances” and the “GFE ...

12
Jul 2011
Pennsylvania Title Insurance Endorsement 301

A home buyer shows up to the walk through the morning of settlement to find the next door neighbor lingering around waiting for ...

11
Jul 2011
Enforcement Coming? Via the CFPB

It seems to be well known that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) intends to be fully operational and hit the ground running ...