Need some inspiration for your home décor? This year has brought us countless chic decorating trends designed to bring texture, warmth, and comfort to your home. From bold accent walls and fresh throw pillows to sheepskin blankets and statement art, there is no right or wrong when it comes to upgrading your home’s unique style. […]
What is a Title Search?
Many people buying or selling houses do not consider whether the property’s title is really theirs to transfer to begin with. However, several issues with the title can preclude buyers and sellers from finishing their transactions, leading to missed deadlines and wasted money. A title search is one solution that can help identify and solve […]
Who Pays For Title Insurance?
When buying or selling a home, finding out that you may have to put more money towards the transaction can be frustrating. However, when it comes to title insurance, the moderate investment is worth the cost. An owner’s title insurance policy is a buyer’s best protection against possible defects in property ownership that could remain […]
Spotlight Interview With Fairfax Title Company Founder Robin Mathis
Robin Mathis, owner and founder of Mathis Title Company, a Fairfax-based title company, was recently interviewed following another quarter of successful business. Robin explains why she credits her business success to her lifelong dedication to teaching and mentoring young attorneys and peers, and the valuable knowledge she has discovered in the process. Interested in providing […]
Do I Need Owner’s Title Insurance For New Construction?
Most people who purchase a home purchase title insurance, which protects their property and finances in the event of unexpected occurrences, such as pre-existing liens or undisclosed heirs to the property, during the purchasing process. But what about newly built properties? Do I need owner’s title insurance for new construction? As it turns out, the […]