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Termite and Pest Inspection

Last Updated on 11 September 2012 Published on 10 June 2013 Phil
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As part of your offer, you may require a termite and pest inspection. This company not only inspects for termite damage and pest infestations, but also inspects for dry rot and water damage, among other things. The company that performs the inspection is important to you as a buyer, because you want to be sure they do a good job. It is important to the seller because it is customary that they pay

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Title Insurance

Last Updated on 11 September 2012 Published on 03 June 2013 Phil
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Title insurance is important because, by providing you with an Owner’s Policy, they insure that you have clear title to the property. If there are any problems later, you can always go back to the title insurance company and have them clear it up. Since it is customary for the seller to pay for the owner’s policy, they have an interest in which company is used.

However, you are going to pay a fee

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Escrow and Settlement

Last Updated on 11 September 2012 Published on 27 May 2013 Phil
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You are going to need an escrow or settlement company to act as an "independent third party" between you and the seller. Without having a third party involved, how do you know that when you fork over the money, you are going to get the deed? This is the type of service provided by escrow and settlement. They will hold your deposit and coordinate much of the activity that goes on during the escrow

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To The Closing Or Bust

Last Updated on 11 September 2012 Published on 20 May 2013 Phil
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You and the Seller Must Agree

Buying a home does not occur in a vacuum, involving only you and the seller. There are all kinds of people and services involved behind the scenes to make it happen. Since some of these services affect both you and the seller, there will have to be an agreement on which companies you will use for them.  When you make your offer, you should request

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