Title search


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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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A detailed list of Fitch's updated probability of default (PD), loss severity (LS) and expected loss (XL) can be found by performing a title search for 'U.S.
TextOre Inc, a provider of software and services, announced on Thursday that it has successfully applied an advanced text mining software suite to the title search market for mineral assets.
If a buyer is eyeing a piece of property for a particular use, the buyer must order a title search in order to determine the use available for the building.
Regions Bank provides a prime, recent example of the problems that constructive notice can create in the title search process.
Using the 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number (VIN), consumers can perform an online title search. This can also help buyers determine if the vehicle has recently changed hands, or has several previous state titles, which could be an attempt to cover up the clues of flood damage.
The covenant, which Jarratt said did not appear in the initial title search, restricts the use of the land to golf, tennis and a swimming pool.
For pipe projects, the firm can perform: feasibility studies, public outreach, due diligence research and recommendations, route selection, land valuation studies, title search, ROW acquisition and permitting, agent skill and safety training, rights of entry, construction liaison, settlement of construction damages, records management and project managements.
In the United States, realty sales require a title search, for which a lawyer is paid.
* Title search: While lenders always require title insurance, it's important for the prospective property owner to know about all matters that affect the title to the property.
"Title insurance is primarily sold through title insurance agents, who often play a key role in the underwriting process in performing title search and examination work and collecting title insurance premiums," Seward explained.
"This clearly demonstrates the importance of a professional title search in all real estate transactions, whether purchasing a new home or refinancing an existing mortgage."
IRS Publication 523, Selling Your Home, offers the following examples of such costs: abstract fees; charges for installing utility lines; legal fees (including fees for the title search and preparing the sale contract and deed); recording fees; survey fees; transfer taxes; owner's title insurance; and any amounts the seller owes that the buyers agree to pay, such as certain real estate taxes, back interest, recording or mortgage fees, charges for improvements or repairs, or sales commissions.