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Title search

Investigation conducted to see that the ownership of a property is free of liens and other encumbrances.

title search

An inquiry into the historical ownership record of a property in order to ascertain its true ownership and the possible existence of any liens or easements on the property which might affect its sale.
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The title searches will determine if there are issues with restricted uses in filed covenants and restrictions, issues with the current certificates of occupancy and the allowed uses in the neighborhood or landmark covenants that do not allow for the uses that would make the property financially viable for the developer.
Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) is suing First American Corporation (NYSE: FAF) claiming that the title insurer should be held liable for more than USD500m in losses as it relied on home buyers to provide information about liens on their properties and other matters instead of conducting title searches, Dow Jones has reported, citing a separate report by the Chicago Tribune.
As such, I did title searches. Each and every rime I came across the title of an Anglican church, the title was vested in the "Incorporated Synod of the Diocese of Ontario."
1--Lita Rendall and Carolyn Bassett--Land Registry Office Title Searches
While most forms of insurance involve the assumption of risk and the provision of financial indemnity, title insurance focuses primarily on loss prevention and the elimination of risk through thorough title searches, said James Maher, executive vice president of the American Land Title Association.
Nor does it prevent the local title search company from tacking additional charges, such as mailing costs to homebuyers for title searches, that you'd reasonably expect the insurer would take care of.
The company's Land Record System accesses records from the database, allowing users to complete title searches in 15 seconds or less, according to Zenodata.
* The Land Registry Direct Service, which makes available to the legal profession results of title searches in minutes rather than days, online.
"We had to literally go down to the state Bureau of Conveyances to do our title searches there -- have you been to the bureau?" she asks.
IF YOU'VE EVER BOUGHT A HOUSE, you're likely to have experienced a shock at what is called the "closing." Suddenly you're confronted with an exotic assortment of extra fees for appraisals, credit reports, title searches, and delivery charges.
Thomson said the acquisition will allow Compu-Mark clients to integrate title searches with trademark searches.
One of the main features of the new Web release is "Mediagraphies on Demand," which allows media-center patrons to complete title searches with full descriptions and to print their own copy or save to disk.