Closing or “settlement” is the last step in a real estate transaction in which the seller transfers legal ownership to the buyer. .Closing is usually held in the office of an escrow or title company or at the office of a closing attorney. Closing documents are signed, including mortgage documents and transfer deeds.

6 Tips to Ensure a Smooth House Closing

Real estate closings can be fraught with complications and setbacks, but they can go smoothly and quickly — if planned for carefully. You may think that an “all cash” deal would go through closing faster than a sale that involves … Continue reading →

Closing Checklists

Buyer’s Home Closing Checklist Have you made a final walk-thru inspection of the property? Is the condition of the house or property as it should be? Are there any personal property items left behind by the Seller. Is everything in … Continue reading →

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