In order to handle a real estate transaction professionally, ethically, and with confidence an attorney needs to know the ins and outs of title insurance. What is it and why do we need it? Are all title companies the same? What about rates? What are endorsements? Which do I need? Do we need a lender’s policy, an owner’s policy, or both? What is covered? What is not covered? Get answers to these questions and learn how to represent and advise your client with this book that examines the fundamentals of title insurance.
Summary of Contents:
Title 101 – Introduction – PowerPoint Presentation; Introduction; Title Insurance; The Players; The Process | Title Commitment; Schedule A; Schedule B; Schedule B-II; Schedule C | The Title Policy: What does it cover? (And not cover); What Is It?; What Does The Policy Contain? How Does It Work?; What Is Covered?; What Is Not Covered? | Title Endorsements; What is a title insurance Endorsement?; What endorsements are available for use in Pennsylvania?; What are the Endorsements used for? | Indemnifications | Closing – Marked-up Commitment.
Number of Pages: 290