August 3, 2018

Preparing For Closing On A Knoxville Home

Closing on a Knoxville home can be a hectic, stressful time. The actual day of closing can be a crazy one. If you’re like most buyers and sellers, you’re probably trying to coordinate a move, square away last minute details, and make it through closing in one piece. As a Knoxville title company, we’d like to make the experience as […]
June 14, 2018

Don’t Be A Victim Of Wire Fraud: Identifying Suspicious Emails

The real estate world has always been a place where criminals are constantly coming up with new ways to make an easy buck. Recently, wire fraud has been an ongoing scam in the real estate world. In order for wire fraud to work, a criminal gains access to someone’s email. It can be a realtor, buyer, seller, or title company […]
May 14, 2018

Why Every Buyer Needs Owner’s Title Insurance

Whether you’re a first-time buyer or you’re buying your retirement home, the home buying process is a time of many emotions. There’s excitement, stress, anticipation, among many other things. This can make the process an overwhelming. With so much going on during the process, it’s easy for things to get overlooked. When you buy a home, here’s why every buyer […]
April 16, 2018

Are You Ready For Closing Day? Here’s The Ultimate Checklist

Closing day is the finish line of for every real estate transaction. Getting there isn’t always easy. There are many facets that must fall into place that allow closing to happen and there are many parties involved that help get you there. Closing isn’t over until all documents are signed and the proper money has exchanged hands. It’s important that […]
March 20, 2018

Countdown To Closing Day: 3 Mistakes Buyers Make That Delay Knoxville Closings

You finally found the perfect home, wrote an offer and it’s been accepted. Now, you’re counting down the days to closing. But, before you go on autopilot and assume that closing is a done deal, it’s important to remember that closing isn’t complete until buyer and seller sign off on the closing paperwork and the proper money has exchanged hands. […]
January 30, 2018

Here’s What Your Knoxville Title Company Will Need From You [Seller’s Edition]

There are many different people involved in a real estate transaction. There’s buyers, seller, realtors, mortgage companies, appraisers,  and title companies. Each of these parties plays an integral role in getting to the closing day. When you sell a home, a Knoxville title company is the neutral third party that takes care of handling closing. A title company will work to […]
January 25, 2018

Don’t Fall For These Myths About Owner’s Title Insurance

During a real estate transaction, expenses can add up quickly for a buyer. There’s the earnest money, home inspection, down payment, closing costs, and the cost of moving. This is why many buyers will skip getting owner’s title insurance. It’s important, though, before you say no to owner’s title insurance, you understand what you’re giving up. Before you refuse owner’s […]
August 3, 2017

Introducing Michael Shope, Title Group’s In-House Attorney

Title Group of Tennessee is proud to introduce Michael Shope as our new In-House Attorney. Michael joined Title Group of Tennessee in May of 2017. He graduated from the Webb School of Knoxville and he attended the University of Tennessee in Knoxville for his undergraduate degree, where he majored in Business Administration. While attending UT, Michael was a member of […]
April 5, 2017

What Happens When You Can’t Attend Closing On Your Knoxville Home? (Buyer’s Edition)

When you’re in the process of buying a Knoxville home, certain situations may keep you from attending closing. Work obligations could make it hard to attend. Or, perhaps life has thrown you some kind of curveball. Whatever the case may be, there may be something that prevents you from attending closing. As a buyer, you may be unsure of how […]