Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips: How Sellers Can Enhance Curb Appeal

Curb appeal is one of the most important ingredients in selling a home. The term “curb appeal” means everything prospective buyers see as they drive up to your house. It includes the home’s exterior, the yard, any garden, and anything placed in the front (trellises, for example, or porches).

If curb appeal is missing — […]

By |December 29th, 2016|international title partners, ITP, selling a home|Comments Off on Buyer, Seller and Investor Tips: How Sellers Can Enhance Curb Appeal

ITP Is the First Title Company in Florida to Implement the ZOCCAM Mobile App

 

 

Real estate is a fast-paced business. Sellers want their property sold ‘Now!’ Buyers want to move view properties ‘Now!’ They want to make decisions when it is right for them to do so, and then for everything to progress like clockwork. Realtors work hard to keep pace with all the demands put on them […]

By |April 28th, 2016|international title partners, ITP|Comments Off on ITP Is the First Title Company in Florida to Implement the ZOCCAM Mobile App

Snowbird Season Means Property Sales – Know Your Title Rates and Fees

 

As we get into Snowbird Season, we know it will be a busy time for Realtors, Buyers and Sellers alike. It’s in January and February when a lot of our out-of-state visitors look for their new vacation home or retirement home. It’s, often, March or early April when contracts are signed. Always remember that […]

By |January 7th, 2016|fees, international title partners, ITP, title industry|Comments Off on Snowbird Season Means Property Sales – Know Your Title Rates and Fees

Investment Properties: How a Management Company will Solve all of Your Problems

One of the smartest things you can do as an investor is to buy real estate. It can pay for itself and sometimes even bring in more money on top of that. Unfortunately, a lot of problems come with maintaining real estate, but there are people who specialize in fixing those problems. Here are […]

By |November 27th, 2015|ITP|Comments Off on Investment Properties: How a Management Company will Solve all of Your Problems

Relax! You Can Close at Your Home or Office

October 3rd will soon be here and the new TILA-RESPA rules will be in place. Many of your clients are concerned about the changes and what will happen if there is a delay of even a few hours, let alone three days. We want to assure all Realtors and real estate professionals that you […]

By |September 3rd, 2015|fees, home closing, ITP|Comments Off on Relax! You Can Close at Your Home or Office

RESPA – TILA – TRID

We all know that the new rules were to be implemented on August 1st of this year. They were then delayed until October 1st but, now, will not be implemented until Saturday October 3rd.

We thought it might be helpful to review some of the details. Many real estate Buyers and Sellers are still somewhat […]

By |August 20th, 2015|international title partners, ITP, title industry|Comments Off on RESPA – TILA – TRID

ITP Holds the Key to Why All Title Companies Are Not the Same

Ask anyone and they will tell you that title companies do four things:

They research a property’s chain of title
Correct any previously undiscovered errors
Issue the Owner’s and Lender’s title policies
Handle the closing

And that’s it. On the face of it, therefore, you could assume that there is no real way one title company can be all […]

By |August 13th, 2015|international title partners, ITP, title industry|Comments Off on ITP Holds the Key to Why All Title Companies Are Not the Same

TILA-RESPA + CFPB Still = No Steep Closing Fees at ITP

There have been many changes put in place and still planned for 2015. The CFPB monitors lenders on behalf of the consumer to ensure they are protected. As a third party service provider, title agencies are required to have in place written procedures to ensure compliance with the standards that lenders must meet. The […]

By |July 30th, 2015|buying a home, CFPB, fees, home closing, ITP|Comments Off on TILA-RESPA + CFPB Still = No Steep Closing Fees at ITP

What Changes to HUD-1 Are Pending?

While the HUD-1 changes have currently been delayed until October of 2015 (original date was August of 2015), not all consumers understood what the changes were and why the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) felt these changes were necessary. Primarily, the changes were put in place to ensure borrowers make more informed decisions before […]

By |July 17th, 2015|buying a home, government, international title partners, ITP|Comments Off on What Changes to HUD-1 Are Pending?

Confidence, Convenience and No Expensive Closing Fees

We offer many advantages for our clients. One of them is the fact that we have a real estate attorney on-site who manages every closing. The most difficult and time-consuming part of closing a real estate transaction usually revolves around the title search. Title searches generate more problems and more issues than almost any […]

By |July 3rd, 2015|home closing, international title partners, ITP, selling a home|Comments Off on Confidence, Convenience and No Expensive Closing Fees