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Fraud in the chain of title

December 1, 2011

Here’s another interesting anecdote from Chicago Title in their December newsletter. In this one, two people collude to sell a property that is not theirs. Though crisis was averted, the story highlights the importance of title insurance had it ended otherwise.

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Title insurance – an explanation

February 12, 2010

The folks at Chicago Title provided an explanation of the role of title insurance. When buyers ask why it’s required as part of a purchase, the short answer is (if the sale is getting financed): Because the lender requires it. Well, attorneys can give plenty more reasons beyond that. Whether the buyer or seller pays […]

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