Video: Our Title Is Protection
Take a look at how examples of how title insurance protects your largest financial investment. For over a century title professionals have worked to ensure that when you buy a property, you have peace of mind that your property is protected.
Video: Protect Your Money
Buying and selling a home is an exciting time, but there can be pitfalls for unsuspecting consumers. You should be aware that criminals use wire fraud schemes to steal money meant for home purchases or the proceeds from the sale of the property.
Video: An Introduction to Digital Closings for Consumers
Get an introduction on how you could digitally close your mortgage loan.
Red Flags and Tips to Help Prevent Seller Impersonation in Real Estate
The latest fraud trend in real estate involves vacant lots or unencumbered properties. Fraudsters impersonate property owners to illegally sell commercial or residential property. Sophisticated fraudsters use the real property owner’s Social Security and driver’s license numbers in the transaction, as well as legitimate notary credentials, which may be applied without the notary’s knowledge. Check out this handout for red flags and precautions to take to help prevent these scams.