With the increase in employment law cases over the last several years, employers are looking for ways to protect its business and assets. This has led to a dramatic increase in employers purchasing Employment Practices Liability (“EPL”) insurance. Some employers purchase a separate policy or the EPL coverage may be a rider to a general Read More
It is all too easy to toss aside a commercial real estate purchase agreement once signed. However, it is important for the purchaser of commercial real estate to be aware of the terms of the agreement. One of the most critical terms is the deadline by which the purchaser must complete its due diligence for Read More
Excel Title echoes the sentiments reflected in the linked blog. Recently we were assisting a buyer in purchasing a home from a seller who had previously purchased it from a “big” bank. The bank had purchased the property back out of foreclosure. Unfortunately, the title company or law firm assisting in the foreclosure utilized the Read More
Most people want to know the cost of their title insurance premium before the decision to purchase title insurance is made. However, there are other matters to consider. This article addresses some questions you should ask the title agency when purchasing title insurance.
There are a number of hidden hazards you must be aware of when buying real estate—hidden hazards that may have occurred prior to your purchase. The only way to properly cover your bases: obtain adequate title insurance. Securing title insurance protects your interests, avoiding claims against your title and insulating you against loss.
This week Old Republic Title Insurance Company announced that it would no longer insure foreclosed homes. This was in response to several large mortgage companies suspending foreclosures while irregularities in foreclosure filings are being investigated.
As a tenant of a leased property, you may not realize the pitfalls that are inherent to leasing. You might enter into a long-term lease and plan to complete a property build out, only to encounter a title landmine that sets your business into a tailspin.
The good news: obtaining adequate leasehold title insurance can cover these pitfalls. Securing this type of insurance is especially critical if you’re signing a long-term lease.
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In the current dynamic real estate market, you need an experienced and professional title company to protect your real estate investment and coordinate your title needs. Excel Title Services is the clear choice to meet the full range of your real estate title needs.