Upon receiving keys to new home, you may have survived a successful closing. Most new property owners have no idea the efforts involved in searching and underwriting a title insurance policy, as a valuable part of your closings.
An individual title search is comprised of a thorough search of public records. This includes research involving mortgages, streets and sewage assessments, child support, rights of ways, taxes, liens and many other issues. Professional title searchers know what to search, where to search and how long to search. Depending on the complexity this can be time consuming. A variety of issues may arise from a title search. Any issues are worked through so that the property may be insured to protect your investment.