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20 07, 2017

Hiring a Real Estate Agent vs For Sale By Owner (FSBO)

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When preparing to sell your home there are a number of decisions you’ll have to make. One of the most important choices you’ll make is how to sell: you have the option to work with a real estate agent or list the property as For Sale By Owner (FSBO). While both methods can be […]

21 06, 2017

What You Should Know Before Buying A Vacant Lot/Land

By |June 21st, 2017|Blog Articles|0 Comments|

Purchasing a vacant lot or plot of land can be a very sound investment strategy. The land may even offer a number of opportunities for you to produce a steady stream of income. If you buy the “right” land, you might not even have to do anything with the property to recoup your initial […]

16 05, 2017

Steps to a Successful Commercial Real Estate Transaction

By |May 16th, 2017|Blog Articles|0 Comments|

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

By |January 10th, 2017|Blog Articles|Comments Off on You’ll Be Happy You Avoided These Landlord Mistakes|

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

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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

By |September 23rd, 2015|Blog Articles|Comments Off on Eastern Teams up with NFL Thursday Night Football|

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