From the moment a Realtor delivers a Purchase Agreement to escrow to the distribution of final Closing Statements, the escrow process will follow many paths. Each transaction is different and requires its own plan of execution to ensure a smooth and successful close. The “Life of an Escrow” is furnished here in an easy-to-follow outline of the various ways to … Read More
Behind the Curtain: Invisible Escrow Tasks
Much of the escrow process is hidden from public view, and its function is often a mystery to the outside world. To a great extent, this is due to the confidentiality of the information we encounter, but it also results from a variety of ancillary tasks which settlement agents must perform in every escrow as a result of government regulation. … Read More
Close on Schedule: Agent’s Edition!
Close on Schedule – Agent’s Edition What agents can do to ensure that properties in escrow will close on target: Send your property profile to escrow along with the contract Provide your client’s contact information to escrow immediately Ask questions about anything that concerns you Prepare your client to expect a crucial package of forms (And tell them to return … Read More