In Tennessee, unlike in many states, real estate closings can be conducted by non-attorneys, and title companies can be owned and operated by non-attorneys. Many banks, builders, developers, and [...]
A homeowners’ policy is available to those who are purchasing a home as a residence. One benefit of the homeowners’ policy is that provides protection for the inflating value of homes. It [...]
If a lender is involved in the transaction and the lender requires title insurance, is it still important for you to have it?
Yes. A lender’s policy only provides insurance that the bank has an enforceable lien on the property. Generally, the borrower will pay for the lender’s policy. A buyer should still protect the [...]
Title insurance protects you against hidden mistakes. It provides a “safety fence” around your property. It is your assurance of safety. Having title insurance can save you money, [...]
Buyers and sellers of real estate are not required to hire a real estate agent to purchase or sell property in Tennessee. We frequently assist those without real estate agents in the buying and [...]