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16 05, 2017

Steps to a Successful Commercial Real Estate Transaction

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Your offer was accepted by the seller of a particular piece of commercial property. Don’t get too excited quite yet! There are still a few steps to take to ensure the closing process goes as smooth as possible. In addition to signing those closing documents, you need to ensure your sale is legal, final […]

18 04, 2017

5 Best-Kept Secrets for Selling Your Home

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Selling your home can be a stressful ordeal without the right preparation or assistance. From finding the right agent to keeping your home in tip-top shape, successfully selling your home takes a combined approach of both effort and patience. However, with the right amount of preparation and a few trade secrets, you can make […]

17 03, 2017

Take Advantage of Your Home’s Tax Benefits

By |March 17th, 2017|Blog Articles|0 Comments|

Whether you’re prepared for it or not, tax season is officially upon us. While everyone hopes to receive a sizable tax return, many people don’t realize that as a homeowner there are a number of home-related expenses you may be able to deduct when it comes time to sit down and file your taxes.

Here are just seven of the many home ownership-related tax deductions you should look into or speak to your professional tax preparer about before you officially file. […]

14 02, 2017

What Is Title Insurance?

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Title insurance is a critical component for anyone purchasing a home. Title insurance was designed to protect real estate owners and lenders from property loss or damage they may experience due to liens, defects or encumbrances in the title of a property.

Title insurance is key because it insures for events that already passed in […]

10 01, 2017

You’ll Be Happy You Avoided These Landlord Mistakes

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Owning property is a great investment and can provide significant supplemental income when you do it right. That being said, the way many people who promote real estate investment describe owning property can be a bit misleading in regards to its complexity.

Generally, unless you have a property management company, owning investment property isn’t a […]

17 11, 2016

What Is a Title Company?

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What Is a Title Company?

Title companies play an important role in real estate and mortgage loan proceedings. When property sellers and buyers enter a formal purchase agreement, title companies act as a third party to ensure everything goes smoothly and that everyone involved is legally protected.

Many title companies also maintain escrow accounts during the […]

30 09, 2015

Washington Post: New Rules Go into Effect Monday. Here’s What You Need to Know

By |September 30th, 2015|Blog Articles|Comments Off on Washington Post: New Rules Go into Effect Monday. Here’s What You Need to Know|

Eastern President Josh Greene shares information and tips on how to navigate the recent RESPA-TRID changes. Featured in The Washington Post.

23 09, 2015

Eastern Teams up with NFL Thursday Night Football

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Eastern Title and Settlement has teamed up with the NFL to offer no Title Fees! Eastern Title is ensuring America’s dream. Visit us today at www.easterntitle.net

16 09, 2015

News Update – September 9, 2015

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Eastern Title & Settlement Certified for Enumerated Procedures in the ATLA Best Practices Framework by Toone and Associates, LLP – September 9, 2015

16 09, 2015

News Update – August 10, 2015

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Eastern Title & Settlement Sponsors Fundraiser for The Beautiful Mind Foundation Hosted by the Jill Schwartz Group at Bethesda Estate, Seeks to Raise Awareness for Mental Illness – August 10, 2015