The Importance of 'Curb Appeal' When Selling Your Home
When you’re considering selling your house, there are many factors that come into play. One of the most important aspects of selling a home is curb appeal. Curb appeal refers to the visual attractiveness of your property from the street. It’s what potential buyers see first, and it can make a big difference in whether or not they decide to come inside and take a closer look. Here are six tips for improving your home’s curb appeal if you’re...more
Benefits of a Remote Online Notary Service Provider for Real Estate Transactions
In the fast-paced world of real estate, there is often little time for delays or miscommunications. When it comes to the legal and financial aspects of buying or selling property, it's essential to work with a trustworthy and reliable partner. That's where Speedy Title & Escrow Company comes in, offering remote online notary services that make the process faster, more efficient, and more secure than ever before.
As an approved RON...more
Portfolio Buyer & Sellers: How to Select a Title Insurance Provider
As a title company, you understand the importance of a smooth and efficient real estate transaction. Speedy Title & Escrow Services are experts with large portfolio transactions. This is especially true for portfolio buyers and sellers, who are looking to purchase or sell large quantities of homes at once. These investors rely on a reliable and trustworthy title company to help navigate the process and ensure a successful outcome....more
6 Reasons Why Title Companies Are So Important
Buying a home is a huge decision and a huge part of your life. There are many factors to consider, and here at Speedy Title, we wanted to provide you with several reasons why we always are working to become the best title company in Metro Detroit.
The fact of the matter is most people buy or sell a home only a few times in their lifetime. This means you may not be likely to have a title company on hand to assist in this...more
4 Ways to Make the Most of Your First Home
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.
4 Qualifications Every Title and Escrow Company Should Have
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
Michigan Title Insurance: Is It Required?
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
What a Title and Escrow Company Should Offer You
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
4 Tips From a Title Company to Homebuyers
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
Tips for Selling Your Home
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
What to Expect When You’re in Escrow
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
What Do Escrow Services Do?
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
4 Things You Didn't Know About Title Insurance
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
Best Housewarming Ideas
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
How to Find A Wholesale-Friendly Title Company
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
Do Wholesalers Need A Title Company?
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
4 Benefits of Having Title Insurance
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
What Is A Title Company?
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
4 Ways Title Companies Assist During Closing
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
Take A Closer Look At Our Title Insurance Services: Our Guide
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
Home Inspection Tips to Get a Thorough Report
A home inspection can let you know the real condition a property is in before you buy it. Read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township to learn the best home inspection tips to have a thorough report.more
Make Moving Easier With These Moving Tips
Understandably, moving can be a pretty stressful process. This post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township will share some moving tips you should put to good use to make the process easier.more
Tips to Become a Responsible Homeowner
Purchasing a property is a big investment that you should keep in good condition for years to come. Learn what to do after buying to make that happen with this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services in Clinton Township.more
5 Insurances to Protect Your Property
To protect your property and your investment, you need to get insurance for it. To ensure that you protect it on all fronts, this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services in Clinton Township will let you know the types of insurance you need.more
Tips to Finding the Perfect Neighborhood for You
Finding the perfect neighborhood is just as important as finding the perfect property to invest in. Learn how to tell if a neighborhood is right for you with this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Home Buying Deal Breakers You Shouldn't Overlook
When a property isn't for you, you should let it go to avoid making a bad investment. If you need help figuring out if a property isn't the one for you, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Building Your Home Buying Team
You need a strong, capable home buying team by your side to go through your real estate transactions safely and successfully. To learn who you should include, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services in Clinton Township.more
Going Through a Final WalkThrough
If you're getting close to purchasing a place, a final walk-through will ensure everything is as agreed. Read what to notice in your final walk-through in this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Getting Ready for a Property Appraisal
The better prepared you are for a home appraisal, the smoother the process will be, and the better results you will get. To prepare for a home appraisal, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Reasons Why Your Offer Got Rejected
If you've been house hunting for a while and you find a place you love, getting rejected can be very discouraging. To learn why your offer may be getting rejected, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Investing in a Safe Apartment
If you're thinking about investing in a unit in an apartment building, you need to make sure it will be a safe investment. For tips on how to find a safe apartment, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
9 Tips to Negotiating Like a Pro
If you want to get a good deal on your real estate transaction, you will need to negotiate like a pro. For tips on the matter, read this post that Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township has prepared for you.more
Simple Guide to House Flipping
If you want to engage in the real estate practice known as house flipping and do it successfully, read this post that Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township has put together for you.more
Are You Having a Tough Time Selling Your Property?
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
Preparing for the Moving Company
The better you prepare for the moving company, the easier their job will be and the sooner they'll complete the process. To learn how to prepare for the moving company, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services in Clinton Township.more
The Home Appraisal Process
The home appraisal process helps determine a property's worth. If you'd like to know more about what goes into it and what elements to consider in it, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Expenses to Consider in Your Home Selling Budget
When selling a property, you need to think about the money you'll spend, not just the one you'll earn. To create a home selling budget, this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township will share expenses to consider.more
Preparing for a Home Inspection
A home inspection can help you find out what your property's condition really is. To make sure you have thorough home inspection done on your house, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Signs that You're Not Ready to Become a Homeowner
Being a homeowner is a lot of responsibility, which is why you need to be ready for it. To make sure you are, this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township will share the signs that you definitely are not.more
What's the Best Time to Sell Your Property?
The season in which you put your property up for sale can have a definite impact in how fast and how well you sell it. To learn what the best time to sell is, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Common Home Buying Mistakes by FirstTime-Buyers
To make a good deal in your real estate transactions, you need to have some experience. If this is your first time, this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township will share common mistakes, so you don't make them, too.more
Guide to Getting Title Insurance
Having title insurance can be a life saver whenever you're going through a real estate transaction. If you want to learn the different steps that go into it, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services LLC in Clinton Township.more
6 Things to Watch Out For in Older Properties
When house hunting, you may be lured by older properties. Before you make an investment, read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township to learn what to look out for when touring older properties.more
Using Light to Sell Your Property
The lighting conditions in a for-sale property can have an impact in how it's perceived by potential buyers. Make the most out of the lighting and sell your place better with the tips in this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township.more
Deciding on Renting vs Buying a Property
Making the decision to stop renting and start investing on a house is very important. Read this post by Speedy Title and Escrow Services, LLC in Clinton Township to learn more about the advantages of each option.more
Sell Your Property Faster With These Autumnal Staging Tips
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
5 Things Not to Compromise on When Buying a Home
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
Identifying Expensive Repair Before Making an Offer JUL
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
Tips to Help Sell Your Home During Summer
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
Improving the Appeal of Your Home on a Budget
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
Tips to Help You Take Great Property Photos
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
Which Loan Options Suit Your Needs?
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
Staging Tips to Help Your Home Stand Out
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
Need Help Improving Your Credit Score Before a Mortgage Application?
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
Tips to Help You Prepare to Meet Your Mortgage Lender
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
Home Buying Costs to Include in Your Budget
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
Should You Hire an Estate Agent to Help You Find a Home?
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
Improve the Appeal of Your Home on a Budget
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
Tips for Showing Your Home During the Evening
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
Ideas to Help Sell Your Home During Summer
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
Taking on a Mortgage? Make Sure You Know About These Fees
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
How a Signature from 70 Years Ago Can Affect Your Home Ownership? May
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
What Is a Lien and How Can It Affect My Home Ownership?
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
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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