Buying a home, especially your first home, can be a stressful process. However, the end result usually makes all of the stress worthwhile. With that in mind, your first home likely won't be your dream home, but that doesn't mean it's any less impressive. In fact, there are many ways you can make the most of your first home so you can look back on the experience with fondness.
When looking for a title and escrow company to help you buy your next home, you want to make sure you go with a company you can trust. Buying a home is no small investment, and it can give you peace of mind and make the process less stressful if you know that your title and escrow company has your back.
At Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township, we can provide you with the...more
At Speedy Title and Escrow, our mission is to provide you with unparalleled service and attention to detail when you work with us. That's why below we're answering a commonly asked question: is title insurance required in Michigan? Keep reading to learn more, or feel free to reach out to our friendly team now with any question you may have or to...more
At Speedy Title and Escrow, we know that finding title companies near you isn't always easy. That's why we strive to provide unrivaled title and escrow services you can rely on. But what should a title and escrow company offer you? Find out below, then contact us today with any questions you may have or if you’d like to schedule a free...more
At Speedy Title and Escrow, our mission is to provide our customers with full title and escrow services, and you can expect us to be professional, courteous, and efficient at every step of the way. That's why we're sharing four great tips from our title company to homebuyers. Learn more below or contact us today with any questions you may have!more
Selling your home isn’t always as easy as it sounds, and if this is your first time selling your home, you may be surprised by just how much work it takes to get your home on the market and go through with the final sale. Luckily, you don’t have to do it alone. At Speedy Title & Escrow Services, we’re proud to be your go-to home selling experts in Clinton Township. We have years of experience, and we can provide you with the tips, tricks,...more
Buying a home is a huge investment. You want to make sure everything goes as smoothly as possible and that you’re fully protected during the process. Speed Title and Escrow Services, a family-owned business with over 20 years in the industry, provides escrow services to clients all throughout Michigan. We know what it takes to help you through the escrow process. Continue reading to know what to...more
When you're buying or selling a home, it's important to have an escrow company to help ensure the transaction goes smoothly. Escrow services act as a neutral third party during a real estate transaction, and they can provide a number of important services. In this blog post, Speedy Title and Escrow Services will discuss what escrow companies do and how they can help make your real estate...more
When purchasing a home, you will likely purchase various types of insurance that protect your investment. These policies can include homeowners insurance that protects you from losses due to fire, theft, wind damage, etc. This type of coverage is a commonly known aspect of purchasing a home that most individuals come to understand. That said, there is also something called...more
You just signed on your new home at the title company, and you couldn't be more thrilled. Now, you want to share your accomplishment with your friends and family, so a housewarming party is in order. Speedy Title and Escrow Services is a title and escrow company that serves Michigan, Ohio, and Florida. Below, we'll go over some of the best housewarming ideas. Contact our title specialists today!more
When you do a lot of real estate transactions that wholesalers do, you want a great title company that understands your needs. Speedy Title and Escrow Services offers title services in Michigan, Ohio, and Florida, including escrows, closings, recordings, title insurance, and more. Below, we'll go over how to find a wholesale-friendly title company. Get in touch today!more
Wholesale real estate investors are focused on speed. However, you should take the time to ensure your real estate property has a clear title and to protect yourself if something happens down the road. Speedy Title and Escrow Services in Clinton TWP in Michigan offers the best title insurance. Below, we'll go over why wholesalers need a trusted title company. Call today!more
Title insurance protects the buyer of a home or office from financial losses if a challenge to the owner of the property arises. Speedy Title and Escrow Services based in Clinton TWP in Michigan offers title insurance for buyers and sellers. Learn about four benefits of having title insurance, and contact us today!more
A title company is a business that specializes in insuring the transfer of property. They are typically hired by buyers and sellers before the sale of any property to ensure that all legal requirements have been met with regard to ownership, taxes, liens, easements, etc. When properties are bought or sold between private individuals they can also be used as an impartial third party who ensures that both parties know what is expected of them...more
Closing on a property is an exciting time for many people. It's the beginning of a new chapter in your life. For some, this means buying their first home or building equity for the first time. There are tons of things to consider during closing that can make it difficult to know where to start. A title company assists with all aspects of the closing process, but there are four ways they will be especially helpful.more
Title insurance is an important way to protect yourself when you are trying to purchase a property. It protects against a variety of issues that may come up when closing on a home in regards to ownership of the property Title insurance also protects homebuyers, sellers, and lenders from losses due to errors in public records or other problems with the chain of title.more
Not being able to sell your property can be a frustrating situation. If you're in a similar condition, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township to learn why that may be happening.more
If you're selling your property during the fall season, staging it will help you get it off the market faster. In this post, Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township will give you fall staging tips to make that happen.more
If you're searching for a new home, finding the perfect one may not be realistic. In fact, you may have to make a few compromises. Just make sure you don't compromise on the features mentioned in this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
It can be difficult for first-time homebuyers to identify the difference between DIY type small repair jobs which you can complete once you take ownership and expensive repair work which needs to be part of a discussion between yourself and the owner. If this sounds like you and you are about to start inspecting properties, below is a great post from Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC which can help you to identify which...more
Summer isn’t the best time to sell a home, with many potential buyers on vacation or enjoying time with their family. However, selling a home in summer is possible with some tips.
For much of the year, buyers are in a position of simply putting their property on the market, setting a few available times throughout the week, and little more. However, during the summer when the market isn’t at its peak and buyers aren’t out in...more
In the current market, it’s important for all sellers to do everything they can to set their home apart from others on the market without spending too much money.
There are times when the market is in the seller’s favor, with more people wanting to buy homes than there are homes for sale. This climate often results in high property prices, good returns for sellers, and generally means that sellers don’t have to work too...more
If you want to entice buyers to visit your home for an inspection then it’s important that your listing presents your home in the best light possible.
There is a range of reasons why a homeowner will want to forego the use of an estate agent and instead create and manage their property listing themselves. Whatever the reason, it’s...more
Just as important as finding the right home, it’s important for homebuyers to also find the right mortgage. This article has some information which can help.
Finding your dream home is a hard enough task on its own, without the added pressure of finding a suitable home loan to buy it. However, the reality is that home loans have become so intricate and diverse that home-buyers need to ensure their home loan is just as suited to...more
It’s important that sellers do everything possible to improve the appeal of their home, which often means staging it during an open-inspection.
If you have ever walked through an open house and haven’t been able to work out the type of person who would live in it and the lifestyle it displays, then there’s a good chance that the property was staged for the purpose of your inspection....more
Getting the best mortgage rate and options depends largely on your credit score. This article has some tips to help you improve your credit score and mortgage options.
The previous article provided great information about meeting with a mortgage lender, including the importance of your credit score, with tips on how to ensure your credit score is accurate. Your credit score is so important to the home buying process because it...more
It’s no surprise that, in order to enter the property market, you will need to take on a mortgage. Below are some tips to help make your meeting with a mortgage lender a successful one.
Buying a first home isn’t as easy as it used to be, requiring the majority of people to take out a mortgage for the task. This, of course, means meeting with a lender or a mortgage broker to place your application.more
Many first-time home buyers are shocked and often a little confused about the range of costs and fees charged during the process.
The majority of first home buyers think that the cost they see on a property search website is the total cost that they will pay. After all, the price is right there on the screen. Unfortunately, the reality of the process is so complex and involves a range of fees which can start to break your...more
It can seem as though you only need internet access and a mobile device to find your dream home. But without the help of an estate agent, your options can be limited.
Advertisements for home searching websites and apps make it seem as though accessing their platforms is all that you need to buy a house. And while they certainly will have a good range to choose from, they aren’t yet ready to replace real estate...more
Sellers are often hesitant to spend a lot of money improving their property before a sale, simply because they won’t be there to enjoy the benefits. Let’s face it – if you’re about to sell your home, the last thing that you will want to do is to spend lots of money on it. After all, you aren’t going to be living in the property once it has been sold so you won’t get to benefit from the improvements. However, there...more
Not every seller has the time or opportunities to show their home during the day. If this sounds familiar then it’s important to follow some tips to show your home best at night. Every agent will tell you that the best time to show your home is during the day when the sun is at its highest to show your home in the best light (pardon the pun). However, with a mixture of appointments and busy schedules, this isn’t always an option for...more
Just because the summer break usually sees many home buyers take the opportunity to travel and put a hold on their home-buying efforts doesn’t mean that there aren’t plenty of buyers for you to entice. It’s a common myth that people don’t buy property during the summer break. Largely because the majority of buyers take the opportunity to take their families on vacation or to just take a break from the hectic house-hunt and enjoy the...more
Of course, every soon-to-be homeowner expects a number of fees when applying for a mortgage, but do you know about all of the ones which can catch you out later down the track? When it comes time to take on a mortgage, it’s reasonable to expect to pay fees. After all, there is a range of checks and balances which your lender needs to complete. However, there are many which can catch you unawares, leaving you in a potentially sticky...more
It can be easy to think that, once the papers have been signed and the keys are handed over, that you are the rightful owner of a property and its title. However, the reality is very different. In reality, there is a number of reasons and circumstances which, if not identified prior to sale, could seriously affect your home ownership.more
When it comes to buying a home, nothing is more important than performing your due diligence. One of the most important aspects of this is the provision of title insurance to protect you against items such as liens, which could affect your future homeownership. If you are buying a home for the first time and want to learn how you can protect the ownership of your investment, Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC has some...more
Speedy Title and Escrow Services is a family owned business with over 20 years in the title and mortgage business. We are a full service title company that is able to accommodate escrows, earnest money deposits, for sale by owners, lender closings, recordings, deed preparations and any title service requested in the State of Michigan.more